Huntsville, Alabama

Job Description

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Boeing Defense, Space & Security’s (BDS) Patriot Advanced Capability (PAC-3) program is looking for an Associate Patriot Advanced Capability Engineer (Level 2) for the Huntsville, AL location. Patriot Advanced Capability (PAC-3) program is an air-defense, missile system designed to counter tactical ballistic missiles, cruise missiles, and advanced aircraft where Boeing is the original engineering manufacturer of the seeker. Boeing’s seekers provide active data to the PAC-3 missile which enables it to acquire, intercept and destroy threats using hit-to-kill technology. The PAC-3 Seeker team is a cross functional, highly skilled, motivated group embracing the beliefs that focused safety, execution, LEAN manufacturing and business practices will secure our future and well-being, driving our product to be the seeker of choice for the PAC-3 program and future generations of weapon systems.

Primary Responsibilities: 

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Responsible for troubleshooting and repair of Seeker subsystem test stations supporting production and special test equipment design. The team will consist of multi-skilled engineers (Mechanical, Electronic, SW, and Systems Engineers) engaged in the detailed development tasks to create this next generation complex electro-mechanical seeker.

  • Participates in gathering and analyzing requirements for test measurement systems

  • Assists in the development of test procedures, and instrumentation and configuration definition to perform the test within the constraints of the test plan

  • Develops solutions to calibration systems problems

  • Performs data analysis, develops and utilizes data processing tools

  • Designs simple component level hardware or software

  • Uses analytical tools to verify the design

  • Verifies collection of complete data set

  • Maintains test logs, prepares simple test reports and archives data

  • Works under direct supervision

This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.(An interim and/or final U.S. top secret clearance Post Start is required.)

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills and Experience): 

  • Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry

  • 3+ years of experience with electrical/mechanical troubleshooting principals

  • 3+  years of experience with System Test processes and procedures

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills and Experience): 

  • Active / Current Secret U.S. Security Clearance is a PLUS

  • Experience working across a team representing multiple skill areas with internal and external resources and customers is preferred

  • Experience with complex electronic systems development, procurement, integration, test and troubleshooting is preferred

  • Experience with production/factory engineering processes is preferred

Education/Typical Experience:

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 2 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD+9 years' related work experience, Master+12 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

Relocation:

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 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.

Shift:

This position is for 1st shift.   Some evenings, weekends, and holidays may be required based on business needs.


Vaccination Requirements:

Boeing is implementing new requirements for employees to be fully vaccinated from COVID-19 or have an approved reasonable accommodation based on local legislation in several countries including U.S.-based employees. Please refer here for current vaccination and/or reasonable accommodation requirements, and timelines based on location.


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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Huntsville, Alabama

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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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