Electrical / Radar Engineer 5/6
View Job Requisition - Electrical / Radar Engineer 5/6Requisition Number: 11-1018209Job 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 Engineering Program N&Ss Engineering Occupation Title Electronic & Electrical Engr Skills Management Title Radar Systems Analysis Job Classification 6B1EP5 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 09/13/2011 Closing Date(Things you should know about closing dates) 11/14/2011 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 AegisCSEA include system design, development, integration and test, incorporation of capability upgrades, installationsupport, certification test support, Developmental Test/Operational Test (DT/OT) test support, and delivery to landbased test sites and ships. Boeing is seeking candidates to help apply our world-class systems engineering skillsand maritime mission system experience to enhance the performance and functionality of the AEGIS weaponsystem by competing for the AEGIS CSEA contract.As a Electrical Engineering member of the Boeing Aegis CSEA team the selected candidate will supports the definition and documentation of radar and software requirements and design associated with the AEGIS combat system. Candidate must have significant experience in defining radar behavior, performance and interface requirements and developing radar software components to run in a Service Oriented Architecture compatible with the Navy\'s objective open architecture standards.Typical responsibilities include: Develops and validates requirements for unique communication, sensor, electronic warfare and other electromagnetic systems and components. Develops and validates electromagnetic requirements for electrical\\electronic systems, mechanical systems, interconnects and structures. Leads development of trade studies, modeling, simulation and other forms of analysis to predict component, interconnects and system performance and to optimize design around complex requirements. Develops new and improved modeling and simulation techniques. Leads development and execution of critical tests to validate performance of designs to requirements. Manages appropriate aspects of critical supplier and partner performance to ensure compliance to requirements. Provides support to products throughout their lifecycle by providing guidance and support to resolve complex issues.Competencies General[ + ] CommunicationConsistently and proactively clarifies purpose and importance; stresses major points; follows a logical sequence. Guiders others in keeping their audience thoroughly engaged through use of techniques such as analogies, illustrations, humor, an appealing style, body language, and voice inflection. Frames highly complex and or advanced information in line with audience experience, background, and expectations; uses terms, examples, and analogies that are meaningful to the audience. Regularly 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. Attends to both direct and indirect messages from others; correctly interprets messages and responds appropriately. Mentors and advises fellow project leads and other internal employees on effective communication techniques.[ + ] Customer FocusProvides enterprise level modeling for making customers and their needs a primary focus of one\'s actions; develops and sustains productive, high-level customer relationships as they relate to complex and large scale projects; actively seeks information to understand customers\' circumstances, problems, expectations, and needs; presents project level information to senior level customers to build their understanding of issues and capabilities; considers how complex project level decisions/actions/plans will affect customers; responds quickly to meet significant customer needs and resolve complex problems; provides enterprise level thought leadership on monitoring and evaluating customer concerns, issues, and satisfaction and to anticipate customer needs.[ + ] Systems ThinkingConsistently and proactively evaluates job tasks and processes on how well they help meet program/project objective(s); identifies non-value-adding components and barriers. Expertly formulates complex change strategies; frequently seeks input from others to evaluate options for change and encourage buy-in. Makes appropriate changes to job/role structures and processes by assigning accountability appropriately, communicating effectively, focusing on new skill development, and integrating with related systems or processes. Uses accurate measurement systems to monitor the implementation.Technical[ + ] Design Concepts & TechniquesBasic -Advanced/expert knowledge of design concepts and techniques (e.g., concurrent engineering, Design for Manufacture/Assembly [DFM/A]).Preferred -Highly advanced, expert knowledge of principles of design concepts and techniques (e.g., concurrent engineering, Design for Manufacture/Assembly [DFM/A]).[ + ] Engr Knowledge & ComprehensionBasic -Advanced knowledge of various engineering disciplines such as electrical, mechanical, and systems. The ability to communicate with technical personnel from multiple skill areas and functions to evaluate technical information and issues impacting design, production, and support of products, services, or other deliverables.Preferred -Highly advanced knowledge of various engineering disciplines such as electrical, mechanical, and systems. The ability to communicate with technical personnel from multiple skill areas and functions to evaluate technical information and issues impacting design, production, and support of products, services, or other deliverables.[ + ] Radar systems DevelopmentBasic -Advanced, expert ability to develop new technology and designs for radar system components, subsystems, and systems and associated signal processing.Preferred -Highly advanced, expert ability to develop new technology and designs for radar system components, subsystems, and systems and associated signal processing.[ + ] Real-time S/W ArchitectureBasic -Advanced, expert knowledge of real-time software architecture and design methodologies. Ability to synthesize real-time software architectures and designs that meet real-time requirements, characteristics and constraints.Preferred -Highly advanced knowledge of real-time software architecture and design methodologies. Ability to synthesize real-time software architectures and designs that meet real-time requirements, characteristics and constraints.[ + ] Requirements/TracingBasic -Advanced, expert knowledge of how to derive and allocate requirements (e.g., system, sub-system, software) and show traceability throughout the product lifecycle.Preferred -Highly advanced knowledge of how to derive and allocate requirements (e.g., system, sub-system, software) and show traceability throughout the product lifecycle.Basic Qualifications For Consideration Do you have experience in the Rational Rhapsody development environment?Do you have a minimum of 8 years of engineering experience with complex combat weapon systems, such as the Aegis Weapon System?Typical Education/Experience Level 5 - Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor\'s 14 or more years\' experience, Master\'s with 12 or more years\' experience or PhD with 9 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.Level 6 - Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor\'s and 20 or more years\' experience, Master\'s with 18 or more years\' experience or PhD with 15 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. ***Position may be moved from the Arlington, VA area at a future date.Preferred prior engineering experience with and knowledge of the AEGIS Combat System; Radar systems and Experience in the Rational Rhapsody development environment. *** 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.