Mid-Level Space Vehicle Test Engineer
Las Cruces, New Mexico
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Mid-Level Space Vehicle Test Engineer
At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We’re committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that’s welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.
Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) has an exciting opportunity for a Mid-Level Space Vehicle Test Engineer to join our dynamic team in Las Cruces, NM.
Position will be responsible for command and control of Space Vehicles (SV), telemetry monitoring, and execution and verification of products loaded into the Space Vehicle. Position will also involve executing procedures, regression testing new baselines and documentation updates. This position is for 1st shift.
Ensures integrity of the ground system and command path in support of the mission.
Uses MS-Windows or UNIX based computers for the development of the operational plan and analysis of data collected in support of planning future contacts or anomaly resolution.
Coordinates with management and peers to ensure the integrity of high quality operational products, including procedures, tools, detailed event logging, and system configuration.
Analyzes technical data, verifies and sustains specific systems configuration in accordance with defined constraints and operational requirements.
Monitors system performance and control system elements by executing commands to change the system configuration in order to achieve mission objectives.
Supports future system testing and integration requirements.
Evaluates customer and /operational needs to define and coordinate system performance requirements, integrate technical parameters and assure compatibility of all physical, functional and program interfaces.
Performs various analyses to optimize total system of systems and/or system architecture.
Develops the planning, organization, implementation and monitoring of requirements management processes, tools, risk, issues, opportunity management and technology readiness assessment processes.
This position requires the ability to obtain U.S. Security Clearance, for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship. A Top Secret U.S. Security Clearance and Counter Intelligence Polygraph are required pre-start.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry.
Ability to obtain U.S. Security Clearance, for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
More than 1 year of Vehicle control or related Test experience.
More than 1 year of experience with Test Program design, test procedure development, and test execution.
Ability to obtain required certification for position; Selected candidate will be provided specialized training in order to learn the necessary skills related to ground and Space Vehicle configuration management allowing them to obtain the necessary certifications required for this position.
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 5 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD, Master+3 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility (Basic relocation is available for internal candidates, based on candidate eligibility.)
Drug Free Workplace:
Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.
Contingent Upon Program Award
No, this position is not contingent upon program award
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