The Boeing Company Test & Evaluation Engineer (Mid Level) in Huntsville, Alabama
The Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD) program in Huntsville has an immediate need for an experienced Test and Evaluation Engineer to support the Ground Systems team with new Missile Field and Launch Support Equipment (LSE) development directed by the Missile Defense Agency customer.
The GMD System is the first and only operationally deployed missile defense program to defend the homeland against long-range ballistic missile attacks. The system provides early detection and tracking during the boost phase, midcourse target discrimination, precision intercept and destruction of inbound ICBMs through force of hit-to-kill technology. As prime contractor, Boeing is designing, producing, integrating, testing and sustaining all GMD components.
Supports the development and verification of test methods.
Develops detailed test procedures, and instrumentation and configuration definition, needed to perform the test and minimize risk within the constraints of the test plan.
Develops solutions to calibration systems problems of limited scope and impact.
Designs test hardware, software and systems to achieve test requirements.
Uses analytical tools to verify the design.
Analyzes, processes, and formats data to customer requirements.
Reviews test data, including off-nominal data, for accuracy, quality and/or fidelity prior to delivery to customer.
Prepares and publishes test reports to document test results and satisfy requirements.
Presents test results internally.
Archives data and reports.
Works under general direction.
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*This position requires an active Secret U.S. Security Clearance. (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active.) *
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
- More than 3 years of experience in test planning, setup, execution and reporting.
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
More than 3 years of experience as a technical lead for an engineering team.
More than 3 years of experience conducting test in a lab or production environment.
Experience writing, debugging and maintaining test software in C , LabView or Visual Basic.
More than 3 years of experience conducting verification, test, and/or data analysis.
Experience with hardware and software functional testing.
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.
Job Test & Evaluation Engineer
Organization: M&WS Engineering
Title: Test & Evaluation Engineer (Mid Level)
Requisition ID: 1800021112