CSEA - System Analyst Systems Engineer 1/2
View Job Requisition - CSEA - System Analyst Systems Engineer 1/2Requisition Number: 11-1018061Job 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 6K8CP1 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 Entry 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) 10/13/2011 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 provide technical analysis in the support of the development of 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) provides analysis for 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 may 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 1 year of engineering experience with a complex combat weapon system such as the Aegis Weapon System.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.[ + ] Managing WorkHas a general sense of more critical and less critical activities and tasks within own work group; adjusts priorities when appropriate. Tries to ensure that required equipment and/or materials are in appropriate locations so that own and others\' work can be done effectively. Allocates own time to complete work; tries to coordinate own and others\' schedules to avoid conflicts. Has a general understanding of available resources (individuals, processes, departments, and tools) to complete work efficiently. Generally uses time effectively and usually prevents irrelevant issues or distractions from interfering with work completion.Technical[ + ] Analytical SkillsBasic -Skill and ability to: collect, organize, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources.Preferred -Skill and ability to: collect, organize, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources at the work group level.[ + ] Customer KnowledgeBasic -Basic 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 -General 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 -Basic knowledge of the user role, user domain, and user skill level to effectively work with and represent the end user within the company.Preferred -General 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 -Basic knowledge of product/service value stream.Preferred -General knowledge of product/service value stream.[ + ] Systems Trade StudiesBasic -Not AvailablePreferred -General knowledge of trade study process (e.g., benchmarking, best value).Basic Qualifications For Consideration Do you have a minimum of 1 year of engineering experience with a complex combat weapon system such as the Aegis Weapon System?Do you meet the criteria described in the Typical Education / Experience section of this requisition?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 requires ability to obtain interim secret clearance prior to start and final secret post-start. 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: System analysis experience with the Aegis Weapon System. Understanding of industry standard systems engineering processes and procedures. 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.