Electrical / Radar Engineer 1/2
View Job Requisition - Electrical / Radar Engineer 1/2Requisition Number: 11-1018211Job 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 6B1EP1 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) No 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 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 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: Assists in developing and documenting requirements for various communication, sensor, electronic warfare and other electromagnetic systems and components. Performs basic analysis to predict component performance to established requirements. Conducts simple tests to validate performance of designs to requirements. Collects data on supplier and partner performance to ensure compliance to requirements. Provides support to products throughout their lifecycle.Competencies General[ + ] CommunicationMakes an effort to clarify purpose and importance; stresses major points; follows a logical sequence. Tries to keep the audience engaged through use of techniques such as analogies, illustrations, humor, an appealing style, body language, and voice inflection. With guidance from others frames messages in line with audience experience, background, and expectations; tries to use terms, examples, and analogies that are meaningful to the audience. Occasionally seeks input from audience; checks understanding; tries to present message in different ways to enhance understanding. Uses syntax, pace, volume, diction, and mechanics appropriate to the media being used. Interprets messages from others and responds appropriately; at times requires guidance from others on how to respond.[ + ] Customer FocusUnderstands customers and their needs and considers such factors in the completion of day-to-day job tasks and responsibilities; supports more experienced employees as required to develop and sustain productive customer relationships; uses available information to understand customer related circumstances, problems, and needs; considers how day-to-day actions will affect customers; responds quickly to help more experienced employees meet customer needs and resolve problems.[ + ] Systems ThinkingGains understanding of job tasks and processes and how they contribute to meeting work group objective(s). Identifies non-value-adding tasks and alerts more experienced employees for possible improvements. Participates in changes to job/role structures and processes as directed by supervisor.Technical[ + ] Design Concepts & TechniquesBasic -Basic knowledge of design concepts and techniques (e.g., concurrent engineering, Design for Manufacture/Assembly [DFM/A]).Preferred -General knowledge of design concepts and techniques (e.g., concurrent engineering, Design for Manufacture/Assembly [DFM/A]).[ + ] Radar systems DevelopmentBasic -Basic ability to develop new technology and designs for radar system components, subsystems, and systems and associated signal processing.Preferred -General ability to develop new technology and designs for radar system components, subsystems, and systems and associated signal processing.[ + ] Requirements/TracingBasic -Basic familiarity with how to derive and allocate requirements (e.g., system, sub-system, software) and show traceability throughout the product lifecyclePreferred -General 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 Radar experience?Do you have a minimum of 1 year of engineering experience with complex combat weapon systems, such as the Aegis Weapon System?Typical Education/Experience Level 1 - 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 2 - Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor\'s and 2 or more years\' experience or a Master\'s 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. 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.