Factory Automation IT programmer/analyst defines and validates requirements for robotic (primary focus) and Numerical Control (NC) (secondary focus) computing applications that are used to program aircraft parts. Parts are fabricated and assembled by new and revised manufacturing machinery at Boeing commercial and military manufacturing sites. Research, analyze, design, develop, test, document, maintain and provide user support for manufacturing computing applications. Develops and deploys new or revised processes in support of new computing applications. Troubleshoots user problems related to manufacturing hardware, networks, applications or processes. Facilitates integration of new technologies (i.e. robotic programming) to support evolving business requirements. Supports activities with internal and external customers, vendors and suppliers (software vendors, sub contractors). Assess product usability, affordability, functionality, security and performance. Interface effectively with other Boeing organizations (i.e. Research & Development, Design Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Quality, NC Machine Programming, Shopfloor staff).
[ + ] Adaptability
Tries to understand changes in work-group tasks, situations, and the department as well as the logic or basis for change; occasionally seeks information about changes affecting their individual job. Treats changes and new situations as opportunities for learning or growth; focuses on the beneficial aspects of change; speaks positively about the change to fellow work group members. Quickly modifies behavior to deal effectively with changes in the work environment; readily tries new approaches appropriate for new or changed situations; does not persist with ineffective behaviors.
[ + ] Collaboration
Makes an effort to work effectively and cooperatively with fellow work group members; establishes and maintains productive working relationships by involving other work group members as appropriate and thanking them for their assistance. Places higher priority on work group goals rather than on own goals; offers to help other employees when they need assistance.
[ + ] Communication
Makes an effort to clarify purpose and importance; stresses major points; follows a logical sequence. Tries to keep the audience engaged through use of techniques such as analogies, illustrations, humor, an appealing style, body language, and voice inflection. With guidance from others frames messages in line with audience experience, background, and expectations; tries to use terms, examples, and analogies that are meaningful to the audience. Occasionally seeks input from audience; checks understanding; tries to present message in different ways to enhance understanding. Uses syntax, pace, volume, diction, and mechanics appropriate to the media being used. Interprets messages from others and responds appropriately; at times requires guidance from others on how to respond.
[ + ] Analytical Skills
Basic - Skill and ability to: collect, organize, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources.
Preferred - Skill and ability to: collect, organize, synthesize, and analyze data; summarize findings; develop conclusions and recommendations from appropriate data sources at the work group level.
[ + ] Software Dev Life Cycle
Basic - Basic knowledge of the concepts and processes of managing a software system throughout the entire life cycle.
Preferred - General knowledge of the concepts and processes of managing a software system throughout the entire life cycle.
[ + ] System Integration/Design
Basic - Basic ability to build computing systems from a variety of components to provide a business solution. Includes the basic ability to integrate application components and databases across computing platforms.
Preferred - General ability to build computing systems from a variety of components to provide a business solution. Includes the general ability to integrate application components and databases across computing platforms.
Basic Qualifications For Consideration
Do you have academic, industry, hobbyist or work related experience in robotics technology?
Do you currently, or will you by June 2013, meet the criteria described in the 'Typical Education / Experience' section of this requisition?
Level 1 - Technical bachelor's degree. A technical degree is defined as any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study.
Level 2 - Technical bachelor's degree and typically 2 or more years' related work experience or a Master's degree or an equivalent combination of education and experience. A technical degree is defined as any four year degree, or greater, in a mathematic, scientific or information technology field of study.
Other Job related information
MUST HAVE SKILLS:
+Self-starter with strong analytical and problem solving skills
+Ability to complete a technical project independently
+Excellent communication skills
+Experience in software development for manufacturing applications
+Working knowledge of robotic programming & industrial robotics setup
+Some knowledge of CNC programming / machines (metal & composite)
+Familiarity with CAD/CAM tools (CATIA, Mastercam)
A PLUS TO HAVE SKILLS:
+Kuka, ABB, Fanuc robot programming knowledge
+Experience programming with Visual Studio .NET
+CENIT Fastip, Fastcurve, Fastsurf programming knowledge
+Dassault V5 Robotics programming knowledge
+ABB Robot Studio programming knowledge
+Vericut simulation tool programming knowledge
RESUME GUIDANCE: Applicants must state their degree in their resume. Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering (Systems, Mechanical, and/or Software) or other related Technology majors preferred. Candidates should also list any IT experience including, but not limited to internships. RELOCATION: Candidate who qualifies will be offered a competitive relocation package.
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