The Boeing Company Experienced Mission System / Ground Control Station Engineer in Hazelwood, Missouri
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Experienced Mission System Ground Control Station Engineer, Hazelwood, MO
Job Description Summary
The MQ-25 Program is the future of unmanned aircraft carrier aviation for the U.S. Navy! The MQ-25 Program is in need of a Mission System Ground Control Station engineer to join the Mission Management & Payloads team under the Mission Systems IPT in Hazelwood, MO. The Mission System Ground Control Station engineer (Level 3) will develop, integrate, test and provide the necessary support for the new Ground Control Station (GCS).
Primary Job Responsibilities:
Support system integration activities between the MQ-25 Air Vehicle (AV) and Ground Control Station (GCS)
Develop, decompose, document, and maintain complex system of system requirements according to warfighter needs and contractual requirements
Analyze, translate, and implement system requirements into system architecture and interface definition, capturing traceability throughout the product lifecycle
Provide technical guidance on design decisions affecting multiple stakeholders both internal and external to Boeing.
Coordinate and engage with subject matter experts, other program Integrated Product Teams (IPTs), and critical suppliers as appropriate.
Create analysis plans and status progress to plan of integration efforts currently underway.
Resolve complex integration issues and anomalies between the AV and GCS.
Support key technical meetings to facilitate the development and definition of warning, cautions, and advisories, contingency management behavior, human system interfaces, and AV to GCS system interfaces.
This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance, for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills and Experience)
This position requires the ability to obtain a Secret US Security Clearance, for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.
A Final Secret U.S. Security Clearance is required (Post-Start).
Bachelor Degree from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or physics is required.
Preferred Qualifications (Desired skills/experience):
Three (3) or more years of experience in avionics integration and/or electronics systems and/or RF systems.
Experience with Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)
Experience with Open System Architectures (OSA) and associated design principles
Experience with mission systems or platform systems design and integration. Examples include: electrical, hydraulic, fuel, propulsion, sensors, weapons, mission computer, and vehicle management systems
Experience with Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) design, architectures, operational constraints
Experience with Ground Control Systems (GCS) design, architectures, operational constraints
Knowledge of Network Protocols or Network Management (e.g., VLANs)
Experience with autonomous vehicle design, architectures, operational constraints
Experience with system-level interface development and definition.
Previous design team or special project team leadership is desired
Ability to direct the development, maintenance, and modification of complex system designs based on requirements.
Experience with failure mode analysis, off-nominal performance, or Contingency Management
Knowledge of system security design principles and industry and government guidance and regulations
Experience with DOORS (Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System)
Experience with SysML or UML MBSE modeling tools such as Cameo, Enterprise Architect, or Rhapsody.
Experience with system integration testing (lab, ground and flight)
Degree and typical experience in engineering classification:
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.
Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit for this position. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense.
Drug Free Workforce:
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.
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.