The Boeing Company Mid Level Structures Test & Evaluation Engineer in St. Louis, Missouri
Boeing is seeking a
Mid-Level Structures Test & Evaluation Engineer (Level 3)
to work in the Structures and Mechanical Test (STR) capability as part of the Structures Test Engineering team located in
St. Louis, Missouri.
The STR capability supports structural, mechanical and material properties test programs for all Boeing Divisions, including Boeing Commercial Aircraft (BCA), Boeing Defense Systems (BDS), and Boeing Space Programs. The STR team is part of a larger lab complex at the St. Louis site. There are often opportunities to work across teams and labs to support all of the Boeing product lines and their test needs.
You will be providing the business partner (customer) with accurate structural test data on schedule and in the most efficient and cost-effective manner. As part of this team, you will have the opportunity to work on the latest military aircraft and weapons programs, such as T-7A and MQ-25A, and support our legacy programs like F-15 and F-18 into the future. The St. Louis STR team supports tests ranging from material testing to airframe component testing to full-scale static and fatigue testing.
Provide support to a test program under general direction
Gather test requirements, develop detailed test procedures, design and analyze test fixtures, participate in the fabrication and setup of tests, and conduct tests
Coordinate with the business partner, team members, shop personnel, and other support personnel
Use knowledge in structural design, CAD systems, and analysis concepts, including test techniques and basic hydraulic operations
Present test results internally
Exhibit a high degree of mechanical aptitude, which includes an understanding of design drawings
Utilize communication skills and work with various cross-functional teams in situations that require significant judgment and decision making
This position requires the ability to obtain a US Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship.
An interim and/or final U.S. Secret clearance Post Start is required.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited course of study, in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry
3+ years of experience with 3D Modeling tools
3+ years of experience with NX or CATIA 3D systems
3+ years of
experience working in a lab test, flight test, or similar test environment
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Bachelor's Degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, or Civil Engineering
3+ years of experience with structural testing of aircraft structures
3+ years of experience in a lab environment with hydraulics, pneumatics, and control systems
Experience with instrumentation and/or data acquisition systems
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.
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 .
Shift Work Statement:
This position is for 1st shift
Boeing is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, physical or mental disability, genetic factors, military/veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.