Senior Systems Engineer (Software)
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Senior Systems Engineer (Software)
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 and Security is seeking a senior Systems Engineer-Software (Level 4) in the Puget Sound in support of multiple space programs. The position provides an opportunity work with an experienced, interdisciplinary team to develop unique systems to meet challenging requirements on dynamic development programs.
Boeing creates the next generation products and services for the Boeing Defense, Space & Security business. We work with proprietary customers in the development of the next-generation technologies in space, Our team focuses on rapid prototyping to demonstrate a host of mission-focused technologies for a variety of customers. Our group works all facets of engineering from technology investment, concept development, proposal writing, requirements and design, build, integration, test, and demonstration of products in their relevant environments.
Define a software and mission systems architecture in compliance with our customer’s requirements and mission needs
Develop top level software performance specifications for a space system
Perform analyses and trades in support of software design and development for a rapid prototype space system
Develop and flow requirements to the mission system team
Analyze, verify, and validate performance of software
Decompose subsystem level requirements from system level requirements
Develop use cases and sequence diagrams
Define software interfaces (ICD)
This is a union represented position.
This position requires an active Top Secret U.S. Security Clearance. (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active.)
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
Minimum BS degree in Engineering, Physics or related technical course of study is required
5+ years of experience working in software systems engineering for a real-time environment, defining requirements, verifying test cases, etc.
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Experience with spacecraft and/or space systems architecture
Experience in development, build and test of spacecraft
Experience (highly desired) with agile development processes and methods
Experience in a dynamic rapid prototyping environment
Experience with Software IV&V activities
Prior history working in a classified environment
SSBI investigation highly desired
Familiarity with collaboration tools (Jira, Confluence)
Experience with SysML/UML (Use case development, sequence diagrams)
Familiarity with Linux, VMs
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 9 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+4 years' related work experience, Master+7 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.
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.
*This is a union represented position.
Contingent Upon Program Award
No, this position is not contingent upon program award
Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.