Communication Sensor Engineer

5 - 7 years experience  •  Aerospace / Defense

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17
Herndon, VA
5 - 7 years experience
Aerospace / Defense
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 09/22/17

Job Description

Boeing is a seeking a mid-level electrical systems engineer to join an agile software development team that is focused on designing and delivering a mission critical software solution. Must want to work within an agile development environment and enjoy working as part of a larger team. Must be comfortable voicing opinions and adding overall value to the process and solution. Develops and validates requirements and solutions for various communication, sensor, and other electromagnetic systems and components. Develops and validates electromagnetic requirements and solutions for electrical\electronic systems, mechanical systems, interconnects and structures. Selected candidate will work with senior engineers on requirements development, system architecture, and system design. The selected candidate will provide an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to assist with analyses, design, development, and verification of a system solution. Conduct analysis to evaluate customer/operational needs to define system requirements, integrate technical parameters, and assure compatibility of all interfaces. The following experiences are desired; integrating sensor tasking models and algorithms, sensor tasking and data handling, imaging system design and modeling, and knowledge of electro-optical payloads. A degree or experience in aerospace or astronautical engineering is beneficial.


Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

Space and Missile Systems
Relocation Assistance Available
No. Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit.

Basic qualifications/ Experience:
Current/active Top Secret (TS) security clearance or a current Single-Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) (Note: If you held a security clearance within the last two years, your clearance is considered current/active).


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.)

Preferred Skills/ Experience:
• Experience integrating sensor tasking models and algorithms
• Experience with sensor tasking and data handling
• Experience in imaging system design and modeling
• Experience with electro-optical payloads
• Experience with DOORS
• Experience with JIRA
• Degree in Aerospace or Astronautical Engineering

Typical Education / Experience:
Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 5 or more years' experience, Master's degree with 3 or more years' experience or PhD degree with experience. Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.

Experience Level
Individual Contributor

Job ID 1700012516

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