Senior Electrical System Design Engineer
Edwards Air Force Base, CA
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The Boeing Company is seeking an Senior Electrical System Design Engineer in support of follow-on testing for the B-1B Flight Test Program. This position is part of a collaborative team developing instrumentation systems to collect flight test data and is located out of Edwards Air Force Base, CA. You will be part of an integrated test team supporting the ongoing testing and future support of the B-1B.
Leads work with customers to develop and document complex electronic and electrical system requirements.
Leads and coordinates work to analyze and translate requirements into system architecture, hardware and software designs and interface specifications.
Leads work to test and validate to ensure system designs meet operational and functional requirements.
Oversees the team that monitors supplier performance to ensure system integration and compliance with requirements.
Solves problems concerning and provides other support of fielded hardware and software over the entire product lifecycle.
Researches technology advances for potential application to company business needs.
Makes recommendations for technology investments.
The candidate will design, document, build, test, troubleshoot, and modify electrical systems, power distribution systems, and wire harnesses for B-1B aircraft instrumentation systems.
Develop, prepare, check and coordinate designs, drawings, and manufacturing planning as needed for instrumentation electrical systems as per applicable Boeing standards.
Develop test plans and procedures.
Research electronic products to integrate into future instrumentation system designs to meet customer requirements.
Support instrumentation preflights on B-1B aircraft.
Prepare requisitions and specifications for procurement agents.
Collaborate within a multidisciplinary team to develop solutions for the customer and other stakeholders.
Must possess good organizational, interpersonal, and problem solving skills.
Will work within a flight test environment (Aircraft, Flight Line, and Laboratory).
This position is expected to be 100% onsite. The selected candidate will be required to work onsite at one of the listed location options.
This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship. A final U.S. Secret Clearance Post-Start is required.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience)
Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry
4+ years of experience with power distribution systems
2+ years experience using CAD to generate wiring diagrams
Preferred Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience)
Active Security Clearance
Experience with MIL-STD-1553 and/or MIL-STD-1760 communication protocols
Experience with MIL spec connectors and backshells
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
Typical Education / 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 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.
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 position is for first shift
This is a union-represented position
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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.