Systems Engineer (1)

BOEING - Fairfax, VA (30+ days ago)4.0


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Argon ST, A Boeing Company, has tremendous career development opportunities for highly motivated problem solvers to join their team as a Systems Engineer. A Systems Engineer applies an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to the analyses, design, development and verification of a lifecycle balanced system of systems. This individual will assist with evaluating customer/operational needs in order to refine system performance and functional requirements and define physical, functional and program interfaces. In addition, the selected candidate will assist with various analyses to optimize the system architecture; including performing root cause analysis and defining corrective action.
Why Work Here?
Argon ST builds the advanced electronics payloads that are carried around the globe by our nation's forces every day. These payloads range from small-footprint highly mobile systems for unmanned aircraft up to larger multi-rack systems installed on submarines and naval ships patrolling the open seas. Our software team utilizes agile methodologies and modern development tools for rapid development and delivery of our products to our customers. The challenges our engineers tackle span a broad range of applications including:
Communications intelligence (COMINT) to detect and exploit RF communications signals.
Electronic signals intelligence (ELINT) to detect, identify, and geo-locate radar and missile threat platforms.
Torpedo countermeasures to defend surface and subsurface naval vessels from attack torpedoes.
In parallel to these efforts, Argon ST also partners with our customers to conduct research and development projects to push the technology boundaries and provide next-generation COMINT solutions.
Argon ST Offers engineers an exciting and collaborative work environment where creativity and innovation are encouraged and rewarded. Our talented staff works together to solve complex engineering problems, learn new technologies, and interact with a variety of customers. We have great benefits, flexible work schedules, casual dress code, and tremendous opportunities for growth. We offer the ability to gain experience in many different areas with all the opportunities that a large company offers. Come join our team and grow with us!
Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial airplanes and defense, space and security systems. We are engineers and technicians. Skilled scientists and thinkers. Bold innovators and dreamers. Join us, and you can build something better for yourself, for our customers and for the world.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.
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.
System design activities including researching alternative solutions and providing decision analysis reports.
Design and develop verification tests.
Investigate root cause of system issues and define corrective action.
Hardware integration and testing

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
RF analysis and specification
Familiarity with LabView desired
System level testing including RF, Digital and all human system interfaces.
Yes, 10 % of the Time Autonomous Systems Entry Level No No Standard United States; The Boeing Company