The Boeing Company Mid-Level Test & Evaluation Data Control Technician in Patuxent River Estates, Maryland
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The Boeing Company is looking for a Mid-Level Test & Evaluation Data Control Technician to support the P-8A or F/A-18 Flight Test programs at the Patuxent River Naval Air Station (NAS) in Patuxent River, Maryland . Data Control (DC) Technicians interface with engineers, peers, group leaders, internal and external suppliers, and laboratory users for direction, collaboration, approval, and identifying requirements to resolve data control tasks and problems.
This position is for 1st shift; however, variable shifts, including weekends and overtime, and rotating shifts may be required to support program objectives.
Troubleshoot and resolve laboratory and test-related problems
Coordinate test laboratory activities and maintenance and repairs
Establish criteria and/or work procedures to achieve a high level of quality, productivity, and service
Dedicate required time and energy to assignments or tasks to ensure that no aspect of the work is neglected; works to overcome obstacles to completing tasks or assignments
Complete ability in the use of personal computing hardware and software to enter project information, use data processing and transfer software
Complete knowledge of processes and tools to maintain, archive, and retrieve digital files
Complete ability in constructing/building and providing reports as needed for assigned projects
Work with flight test aircraft solid state recording devises to download, store, and transmit raw flight test data
Interface with flight test software database tools to download and create aircraft instrumentation and data processing system load generation media in support of ground and flight test
Preflight checking the chapter 10 and Weapon Separation Videos
Run data processing software on local workstations to process post-test quick look data
Virus scanning and converting data files for use in the unclassified and classified flight test data processing system
Control access to the data control laboratory, workstations and signing out of classified hardware to authorized personnel
Generate data tapes to ship and transmit data between the remote test site and Boeing St. Louis
Work with software developers to troubleshoot and checkout data download and transmission tools
Familiar with aircraft instrumentation and data processing systems
This position is expected to be 100% onsite. The selected candidate will be required to work onsite at one of the listed location options.
This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S. Security Clearance for which the U.S. Government requires U.S. Citizenship. An interim and/or final U.S. Secret Clearance Post-Start is required.
Basic Qualifications (Required Skills/Experience):
1+ years of experience in computing equipment and its operating systems (e.g. Windows, Unix, Linux, and Open Source Tools)
1+ years of experience with computing networking /storage concepts and architectures
Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills/Experience):
Active U.S. Secret Security Clearance (U.S. Citizenship Required). (A U.S. Security Clearance that has been active in the past 24 months is considered active)
Associates Degree or higher
1+ years of experience with information assurance/cybersecurity requirements
Experience in computing equipment or computer networks or data servers and associated software
3+ years of experience in computing equipment and its operating systems (e.g. Windows, Unix, Linux, and Open Source Tools)
3+ years of experience with computing networking /storage concepts and architectures
Education/experience typically acquired through advanced education (e.g. Associate) and typically 3 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience (e.g. Bachelor+1 years' related work experience, 5 years' related work experience, etc.).
Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit for this position. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense.
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.
This position is for 1st shift.
Variable shifts, including weekends and overtime, and rotating shifts may be required to support program objectives.
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.