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Information Services
Aerospace & Defense
Telecommunications Network Designer 1/2
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The Boeing Company | Bellevue, WA
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Job Description

Position Description

This position posting is for an entry level Network Designer positions for Boeing's Information Technology Infrastructure group. The Network Designer will work with an experienced, senior-level team to develop the Telecommunications Network direction of Boeing in order to ensure successful system-to-system integration. Will use system engineering processes to investigate new technologies and create architectures for IT systems and voice networks.

Our team is involved with many exciting projects such as:
* SIP Trunking
* Enterprise Call Center Integration
* Global Enterprise Telecommunications Architecture

Interest or familiarity with in the following areas is a plus:
* Network principles and protocols - Open Systems Interconnection (OSI) Model, Routing/Switching
* Network tools - NCM, DNS, NAMS, NNM, DHCP, Packet analysis
* Network design principles - Local Area Network (LAN)/ Metropolitan Area Network(MAN)/ Wide Area Network (WAN)/Wireless
* Transport protocols and services



[ + ] 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.

[ + ] Continuous Improvement

With guidance from others, reviews routine processes to identify gaps between requirements and current outputs within own work group. Generally identifies potential conditions that contribute to gaps or key variances; tries to explore relationships between conditions and effects; distinguishes causes from symptoms and identifies causes. Occasionally generates basic ideas for solutions; analyzes the effect or impact of each solution on own work group; selects appropriate solutions. Generally tests solutions; gathers feedback on effectiveness; reviews impact on baseline measures; modifies solutions as appropriate to ensure effectiveness.

[ + ] Initiating Action

Seeks advice from direct supervisor when confronted with a non-routine problem or when made aware of a situation in own work area. Occasionally assists in implementing new ideas or potential solutions without prompting; does not wait for others to take action or to request action. Volunteers to take action that goes beyond job requirements in order to achieve work group objectives.


[ + ] 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.

[ + ] Analyze & Interpret Engr Data

Basic - Basic ability to analyze and interpret company products (e.g. analyzing GSE drawings). Knowledge acquired through on the job training.

Preferred - General ability to analyze and interpret company products (e.g., rewriting engine ground handling document section). Some ability to apply that knowledge to less complex tasks. Knowledge acquired through on the job training.

Basic Qualifications For Consideration

Are you willing to work in cross-functional environments?

Do you meet the criteria described in the 'Typical Education / Experience' section of this requisition?

Do you have work or class related experience working with network LAN Infrastructure design, maintenance, or implementation?

Do you have class or work related experience in operational network support?

Typical Education/Experience

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

RESUME GUIDANCE: Applicants should state their graduation date in their resume. Bachelors or Masters degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Software Engineering, or other related Technology majors preferred. Candidates should also list any IT experience including, but not limited to internships. RELOCATION: Candidates who qualify will be offered a competitive relocation package. ORGANIZATION & NEW HIRE EXPERIENCE: The new team members will be paired with a mentor who will help acclimate them to the position. We expect the new team members demonstrate initiative for learning, adaptability to complex situations and a fundamental understanding of how IT systems operate. Entry level employees will participate in a developed on-boarding experience which helps explain the strategies of the organization, introduce them to other new employees, interact with our leadership and provide career resources to help them navigate through a variety of opportunities. Boeing Information Technology supports all aspects of The Boeing Company from Commercial Airplanes to Space and Defense Programs. We're responsible for business systems which support our finance, human resources and Boeing Capital Corporation. IT designs, deploys, operates and maintains the computing and telecommunications infrastructure for The Boeing Company. We also establish common processes, standards and procedures to use, protect and share information, and comply with government, regulatory and competitive obligations. We develop and sustain product systems which include our engineering, manufacturing, quality and supplier management organizations throughout The Boeing Company. We are able to accomplish these goals by investing in both our people and our leadership. solutions BETS_ARC_Setter BACH_3a9946 have

About The Boeing Company

To apply for this job, please click the “Apply Now” button to reach Boeing’s employment page. Click on “Job Search” on the left of the page and enter the specific job req number in the search field. Follow the instructions to apply. Boeing is an equal opportunity employer supporting diversity in the workplace. Boeing is the world's leading aerospace company and the largest manufacturer of commercial jetliners and military aircraft, with capabilities in rotorcraft, electronic and defense systems, missiles, satellites, launch vehicles and advanced information and communication systems. Our reach extends to customers in 145 countries around the world, and we are the number one U.S. exporter in terms of sales.