The Boeing Company Test & Evaluation Engineer in Maryland Heights, Missouri

Training & Professional Services (T&PS) within Boeing Global Services (BGS) Environments and Control Systems (ECS) team is looking for a Software Engineer to take part in development of combat threat synthetic environment servers for use in flight simulators for the F-15 and F-16 platforms. We support domestic and international customers in training for combat in threat and signal rich environments. Real world physics are used to model threats including aircraft, ground based, and sea based platforms. Additionally, communications networks like Link 16 and other environmental conditions are simulated. The resulting tools are utilized by experienced instructors to create realistic and high fidelity training scenarios to simulate real-world combat scenarios in order to maintain mission readiness and train the next generation of fighter pilot.

As a member of the synthetic environment team you will work in a large Scaled Agileā„¢ environment to develop system level solutions with the Instructor/Operator Station teams, which produce tools that directly interface and help to seamlessly tie together the flight simulator as a whole. Knowledge of synthetic threat environments in any variant form would be considered a plus. This candidate will assist other members of the development team in the performance of day-to-day operations in a fast-paced agile development environment. Occasional domestic travel may be required.

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.

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 and Experience)

  • Degree and typical experience in engineering classification: Bachelor's and 2 or more years' experience, Master's degree with 2 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.

  • Experience defining, writing, managing, and controlling processes for a software organization or team as well as with the development lifecycle.

  • 2 years of experience with software testing.
    Desired Experience, Skills, and Qualifications

  • Experience with setting up hardware, specifically server racks, and setting the required configurations to get them operational on site.

  • Experience with Distributed Interactive Simulation (DIS)

  • Experience writing Python scripts or other test scripts

  • Familiarization with running formal test procedures Typical Education / Experience: 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.

Job Test & Evaluation Engineer

Organization: Training Systems

Title: Test & Evaluation Engineer

Location: Missouri-Maryland Heights

Requisition ID: 1800097336