Senior Ground Systems Engineer
Posted on: June 22, 2022
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The Boeing Defense, Space & Security (BDS) organization, Space and
Launch Division, Satellite Operations and Ground Systems (SOGS)
organization is seeking a Senior Grounds Systems Engineer (Level 6)
to join our team in Leeburg, VA, Denver, CO, Mesa, AZ or Seal
Beach, CA. Our Space and Launch Team builds the next generation
products and services for the BDS business unit. We work with
proprietary customers in the development of the next-generation
technologies in space. Our team focuses on crafting the future
development of innovative technology in an agile environment with
multiple long term projects needing support. 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
The Senior Grounds Systems Engineer will be a part of a
high-performing team that are immersed in high intensity
development projects. As a member of our team, you will have the
opportunity to provide overall direction for major sections of our
software development staff and programs. This position will have a
focus on can establishing and maintaining customer relationships as
well as partnerships with stakeholders, peers, partners and direct
reports. This role will require advanced skills in software systems
engineering with domain experience in satellite ground systems and
satellite operations. The position is also encouraged to support
ground division business unit efforts outside the program including
but not limited to new business strategy, market assessments, IRD
investment planning, COTS products, re-use of other Boeing ground
products, and proposal activities. As a Senior Ground Systems
Engineer, will have the opportunity to support the entire Ground
Systems and Operations (GS&O) division of over 1,000 engineers
and work to develop common tools and build a library for ground
Applies an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to lead
activities to plan, design, develop and verify complex lifecycle
balanced system of systems and system solutions.
Leads others to evaluate customer/operational needs to define
system performance requirements, integrate technical parameters and
assure compatibility of all physical, functional and program
Leads analyses to optimize total system of systems and/or system
Leads analyses for affordability, safety, reliability,
maintainability, testability, human systems integration,
survivability, vulnerability, susceptibility, system security,
regulatory, certification, product assurance and other specialties
quality factors into a preferred configuration to ensure mission
Leads, develops, maintains and identifies improvements 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 a U.S Security
Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship with
a Tier 5 Investigation (T5), formerly known as a Single Scope
Background Investigation (SSBI) that has been successfully
completed by the federal government within the last 5 years or in a
Continuous Evaluation/Continuous Vetting program for the T5/SSBI.
(A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24
months is considered active).
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
Bachelor's Degree or higher from an accredited course of study, in
engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or
15 years or more of experience in software systems engineering.
15 years or more of experience with all aspects of requirements
management including requirements definition, traceability,
testing, qualification and customer acceptance.
15 years or more of experience working with customers and
users/operators to define functional and performance requirements,
software interfaces, use cases and user stories.
10 years or more of experience working with USG customers in the
processes to achieve formal product qualification and
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Experience with satellite ground systems and the satellite
operations problem space.
Experience with Model Based Engineering through-out the development
Experience collaborating with developers using agile development
tools and practices.
Experience using Atlassian Jira and Confluence.
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 20 or more years' related work experience or an
equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g.
PhD+15 years' related work experience, Master+18 years' related
work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred,
although not required, accreditation standard.
Relocation : (Highlight)
This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility
(Basic relocation is available for internal candidates, based on
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
Equal Opportunity Employer:
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.
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