Mid-Level Mission Analysis Systems Engineer

Job Description

At Boeing, we innovate and collaborate to make the world a better place. From the seabed to outer space, you can contribute to work that matters with a company where diversity, equity and inclusion are shared values. We’re committed to fostering an environment for every teammate that’s welcoming, respectful and inclusive, with great opportunity for professional growth. Find your future with us.

The Boeing Defense, Space and Security (BDS) organization is seeking a Mid-Level Mission Analysis Systems Engineer (Level 3) to join our team in Springfield, Virginia that operates, tests and integrates new systems.  You will have the opportunity to work directly with the customer and engage with diverse system end users.

You will work at a spacecraft ground station as part of a Mission Operations team.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Apply analytical methods to structured big data from multiple sources to discover objects, relationships, and behaviors.

  • Leverage industry standard best practices for software data visualization and analysis

  • Perform big data triage by monitoring large volume of data streams for anomalous changes.

  • Understand the behaviors of multiple data modeling and processing systems and their interactions.

  • Identify expected, desired, and anomalous system activity and impact to operations.

  • Work with system developers to identify and prioritize system discrepancies and enhancements.

This position requires an active U.S. Security Clearance, for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship. An active U.S TS/SCI Security Clearance with CI Polygraph is required pre-start. (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active). This position is contingent on clearance verification and customer concurrence.

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):

  • Bachelor's, Master's or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry

  • Ability to complete a certification program. Specialized training will be provided (combination of self-study and on-the-job training) in order to learn the necessary skills related to the ground and spacecraft configuration management allowing them to obtain the necessary certifications required for this position.

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):

  • Degree in Aerospace/Aeronautical, Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or Computer Science disciplines

  • Experience working directly with Aerospace Vehicles

  • Scripting experience with Python, Perl, and MATLAB

  • Critical thinking skills, data analysis, and proactive problem resolution skills

Typical Education/Experience:

Education/experience typically acquired through advanced technical education from an accredited course of study in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry (e.g. Bachelor) and typically 5 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. PhD, Master + 3 years' related work experience). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.


This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility. Note: Basic relocation plan is being offered for internal candidates. 

Employee Referral:

Referral to this job is eligible for bonus.

Drug Free Workplace:

Boeing is a Drug Free Workplace where post offer applicants and employees are subject to testing for marijuana, cocaine, opioids, amphetamines, PCP, and alcohol when criteria is met as outlined in our policies.

Washington Grove, MD 20880, US