Associate Software Engineer


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Mesa, AZ
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Associate Software Engineer


The Boeing Company

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USA - Mesa, AZ

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The Boeing Satellite Mission Software Products organization is seeking Associate Software Engineers to be innovators and leaders in the development of our nation’s next generation of satellite and space flight ground systems located in Mesa, AZ.

We seek skilled and motivated software developers who want to take their skills to the next level through hands-on development on a diverse multi-disciplined team of engineers, using the latest tools and methodologies for multiple long-term satellite ground system projects, in both commercial and government realms.

As a team member, you will be actively performing and growing the following skills:

  • Developing, documenting and maintaining architectures, requirements, algorithms, interfaces and designs for software systems.

  • Performing software lifecycle management and software supplier management functions.

  • Developing, selecting, tailoring and deploying software processes, tools and metrics. (maybe take out or merge with line above it)

  • Developing software verification plans, test procedures and test environments, executing the test procedures and documenting test results to ensure software system requirements are met.

  • Executing and documenting software research and development projects.

  • Aiding with software verification plans, test procedures and test environments, as well as with the execution of test procedures and documentation of test results to ensure software system requirements are met.

  • Growing into as a subject matter expert for one or more software domains and specialties.

Our team offers up a collaborative casual, but professional mentoring environment with long-term potential for career growth into technical and management positions.

At Boeing, we are bold innovators and dreamers 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.

This position allows telecommuting. The selected candidate will be required to perform some work onsite at one of the listed location options.

This position requires an 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). This position requires a final Tier 5 (T5), formerly known as a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) (U.S. Citizenship required) with poly graph.

Basic (Required) Qualifications

  • Bachelor, Master or Doctorate degree from an accredited course of study, in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics or other technical degree

  • 3+ years of experience in software development using C++ and/or Java and/or JavaScript

  • 3+ years of experience working with Unix/Linux distributions using command line terminals and GUI based desktop environments.

  • 3+ years of software development experience in a collaborative team environment using agile principles and a structured development process including code reviews and automated DevOps processes/tools.

Preferred (Desired) Qualifications

  • Experience using team collaboration tools including Git, JIRA Agile, and Confluence

  • Experience building REST based services and/or applications that communicate with REST services

  • Experience developing containerized microservices deployed into a cloud based orchestration framework such as AWS, Docker Swarm, or OpenShift.

  • Experience building single page applications using Javascript, React, Redux, HTML5, and CSS

  • Knowledge of modern authorization mechanisms, such as JSON Web Token

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 2 or more years' related work experience or an equivalent combination of technical education and experience (e.g. Master). In the USA, ABET accreditation is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard


Relocation assistance is not a negotiable benefit for this position. Candidates must live in the immediate area or relocate at their own expense.


Referral to this job is eligible for bonus

Shift (US Specific):

This position is for 1st shift

Eligible for 3ERP

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.


No relocation available

Export Control Requirement:

This position must meet Export Control compliance requirements, therefore a “US Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. § 120.15 is required. “US Person” includes US Citizen, lawful permanent resident, refugee, or asylee.

Safety Sensitive:

This is not a safety sensitive position

Contingent Upon Award Program

This position is not contingent upon program award

Experience Level:

Individual Contributor - 2

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Job Code:

6J7BI2 (6D7)

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