CSEA - System Analyst Systems Engineer 3/4
View Job Requisition - CSEA - System Analyst Systems Engineer 3/4Requisition Number: 11-1018058Job Status: Activated - Posting Type: Posted Internally and Externally. - Posting Status: AvailableLocation Arlington, VA Virtual Office/Telecommute?(Things you should know about Virtual Office) Virtual Work Not Available Shift First Business Unit Defense, Space&Security Division Networks & Space Systems Program Strategic Missile Defense Sys Occupation Title Systems Engineering Skills Management Title Operations / Systems Analysis Job Classification 6K8CP3 Note: The level of the classification for a specific applicant will be based on the qualifications of that applicant.Job Type Non-Management Experience Level Career/Experienced Exemption Status Exempt Union No Security Clearance Required?(Security Clearance definitions) Ability to Obtain Interim Clearance (Pre-Start) and Final Clearance (Post Start) - US Citizenship Required Work Eligibility Required? Yes US Person Status Required? Yes Export Control Required? Yes Relocation Money Available?(Things you should know about relocation benefits) Yes Date Posted 09/12/2011 Closing Date(Things you should know about closing dates) 10/12/2011 Position Description The Navy has issued a Request for Proposal (RFP) for the Aegis Combat System Engineering Agent (CSEA) contract, an evolution of the current Aegis Combat System. The systems engineering requirements for Aegis CSEA include system design, development, integration and test, incorporation of capability upgrades, installation support, certification test support, Developmental Test/Operational Test (DT/OT) test support, and delivery to land based test sites and ships. Boeing is seeking candidates to help apply our world-class systems engineering skills and maritime mission system experience to enhance the performance and functionality of the Aegis weapon system by competing for the Aegis CSEA contract.As a Systems Engineering member of the Boeing Aegis CSEA team the selected candidate will develop complex architectures, functional requirements, refinements and product designs for the Aegis Weapon System. Typical responsibilities include: a) evaluates system level hardware and software requirements for the Aegis Weapon System; b) analyzes mission, usability, cost and effectiveness analyses to predict system performance, operational utility and life-cycle cost; c) defines and initiates multi-disciplinary trade studies with appropriate process and tool applications at all levels of system definition, from conceptual design to detailed system development. Additional responsibilities include participating in technical reviews, supporting risk assessments, participating in risk board activities, identifying and implementing affordability strategies, documenting analysis results, preparing and presenting briefing materials.REQUIRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 4 years of engineering experience with a complex combat weapon system such as the Aegis Weapon System. Minimum of 2 years of related system analysis experience. Understanding of industry standard systems engineering processes and procedures.Competencies General[ + ] CommunicationClarifies purpose and importance; stresses major points; follows a logical sequence. Keeps the audience engaged through use of techniques such as analogies, illustrations, humor, an appealing style, body language, and voice inflection. Frames the message in line with audience experience, background, and expectations; uses terms, examples, and analogies that are meaningful to the audience. Seeks input from audience; checks understanding; presents message in different ways to enhance understanding. Uses syntax, pace, volume, diction, and mechanics appropriate to the media being used. Accurately interprets messages from others and responds appropriately.[ + ] Cross Functional PartnershipsNot Available[ + ] Initiating ActionTakes immediate action when confronted with a problem or when made aware of a situation in own or other work area. Implements new ideas or potential solutions without prompting; does not wait for others to take action or to request action. Takes action that goes beyond job requirements in order to achieve objectives.[ + ] Systems ThinkingEvaluates job tasks and processes on how well they help meet team objective(s); identifies non-value-adding components and barriers. Formulates change strategies; seeks input from others to evaluate options for change and encourage buy-in. Makes appropriate changes to job/role structures and processes by communicating effectively and focusing on new skill development. Uses accurate measurement systems to monitor the implementation.Technical[ + ] Advanced Math & System ModelBasic -Complete applied knowledge of mathematical modeling or advanced mathematics to address known problems, under loose technical supervision.Preferred -Extensive and specialized knowledge regarding the development of new mathematical knowledge or modeling knowledge with limited guidance.[ + ] Analytical SkillsBasic -Skill and ability to: collect, organize, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources at the department level.Preferred -Skill and ability to: collect, organize, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources with clients, customers and/or suppliers.[ + ] Customer KnowledgeBasic -Complete knowledge of techniques to help identify a customer\'s organization, capabilities, practices, support resources, preferences, problems, and other constraints in order to provide effective product support and technical issue resolution.Preferred -Extensive, specialized knowledge of techniques to help identify a customer\'s organization, capabilities, practices, support resources, preferences, problems, and other constraints in order to provide effective product support and technical issue resolution.[ + ] Knowledge of UserBasic -Complete knowledge of the user role, user domain, and user skill level to effectively work with and represent the end user within the company.Preferred -Extensive and specialized knowledge of the user role, user domain, and user skill level to effectively work with and represent the end user within the company.[ + ] Product KnowledgeBasic -Complete knowledge of product/service value stream.Preferred -Extensive knowledge of product/service value stream.[ + ] Systems Trade StudiesBasic -Complete knowledge of trade study process (e.g., benchmarking, best value).Preferred -Extensive and specialized knowledge of trade study process (e.g., benchmarking, best value).Basic Qualifications For Consideration Do you have a minimum of 2 years of related system analysis experience?Do you have a minimum of 4 years of engineering experience with a complex combat weapon system such as the Aegis Weapon System?Typical Education/Experience Level 3 - 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.Level 4 - Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor\'s and 9 or more years\' experience, Master\'s with 7 or more years\' experience or PhD with 4 or more years\' 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. Other Job related information *** POSITION IS CONTINGENT ON CSEA CONTRACT AWARD AND AUTHORIZATION TO PROCEED. ***Ability to obtain interim secret clearance prior to start and final secret clearance post-start required. Applicants should clearly state clearance level on their resume. Preference will be given to qualified candidates with active secret or higher clearance.Position may be moved from the Arlington, VA area at a future date.PREFERRED SKILLS/EXPERIENCE: Minimum of 8 years of system analysis experience with the Aegis Weapon System. Understanding of model based systems engineering principles and tools. PREFERRED EDUCATION: Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, and Engineering Physics are the preferred degrees. *** Please note that depending on the specific position, you may be required to pass additional medical tests, credit checks, and/or other requirements. These additional items are required for the Company to comply with various laws and regulatory rules.***Every job requisition has specific and unique requirements listed under \'Description\', \'Competencies\', and \'Education\'. Applicants will increase their opportunities for consideration by demonstrating compatibility with these requirements in their resumes.The job specifications - including competencies (knowledge, skills, abilities, and other characteristics), job-relevant work experience, education, and other requirements described in this requisition - will be the basis for applicant screening, including resume reviews, structured interviews and any other assessments used to support the hiring decision. All candidates considered for this position may be required to participate in a structured interview. The structured interview is a standardized method of evaluating candidates\' job-related competencies to support an objective selection and promotion process.