Boeing Space and Launch, In-Space Vehicles is searching for a mid-level (level 3) Wire Design and Installation IPT Lead. This position leads the wire harness technical design team. This position is located at El Segundo, California. Position Responsibilities: Leads wire design installation projects. Develops and maintains satellite product cable/wire harness detail and assembly designs to meet system wiring requirements (e.g., wire size, wire separation, grounding) by performing sizing and derating calculations, selecting materials (e.g., wire types, sleeving, shielding) and parts (e.g., connectors, terminal blocks, splices), incorporating lessons learned, defining parts lists, and drafting wire diagrams. Develops and maintains electrical product detail, assembly and installation designs (e.g., payloads, electronic products and power sources, cable routing and geometry, antennas). Develops basic statements of work in response to customer requirements (e.g. reviewing change description, analyzing systems inputs), investigates design precedents, and identifies appropriate baseline to determine configuration requirements. Analyzes functional and physical input to assure development of complete integrated design. Provides feedback and communicates design implementations to suppliers (internal and external) and implements solutions to finalize the design integration. Provides engineering design disposition on discrepancies (e.g., rejection tags, production action requests, shop revision requests). Analyzes results and performs design reviews for satellite product lines. Monitors supplier performance to requirements and schedule to ensure product quality. Participates in technical review of supplier capabilities to facilitate source selection. Investigates design precedents, documents and releases engineering design data for use by downstream organizations, Boeing customers, and third party or government certification authorities. Provides engineering design disposition on discrepancies (e.g., rejection tags, production action requests, shop revision requests) by investigating manufacturing and test problems, researching and analyzing product data (e.g., drawings, parts standards, specifications), and coordinating with cross-functional groups (e.g., design, manufacturing engineering, manufacturing) to identify solutions. Provides engineering support to diagnose and resolve customers' issues (e.g., fault indicators, failures, and abnormal behavior) and responds to customers' inquiries using electrical design documentation, simulation, and test. Documents processes, specifications, and procedures that support the design and manufacture of electrical commodities by providing electrical part qualification, testing, and tooling requirements for electrical parts. Develops product and process improvements (e.g., standardization, producibility, reliability, maintainability, affordability) using electrical design/engineering principles (e.g., load analysis, fault isolation, materials compatibility, thermal analysis). Provides data, specifications, drawings and technical assistance to suppliers for production of drawings or parts. This position is contingent upon Prop S-E contract award. This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility. Basic relocation is available for internal candidates. At Boeing, we are all innovators on a mission to connect, protect, explore and inspire. From the sea bed to outer space, you'll learn and grow, contributing to work that shapes the world. Find your future with us. Basic Qualifications (Required Skills and Experience ): This position requires the ability to obtain U.S. Secret Security Clearance post start, for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship. Experience with wire harness product lifecycle. Experience with project management: baseline establishment, earned value metrics, scheduling, and configuration management, assessment of risk, opportunity, and affordability management. Experience with technical problem resolutions at various levels: components parts, harness sub-assemblies, assemblies, sub-system and system integration. Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience): Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI). Typical Education & Experience: 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. 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.
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