Ball Corporation / Ball Aerospace Associate Engineer - MSA (664740) in Boulder, Colorado

Who We Are:

Ball Aerospace leads the way in designing, developing and manufacturing innovative aerospace systems. We take on some of the most complex and exciting challenges in the universe--from space and Earth science to national security and intelligence programs.

We produce spacecraft, instruments and sensors, RF and microwave technologies, data exploitation solutions, and a variety of advanced aerospace technologies and products. In addition, we pioneered the development of the commercial remote sensing market, producing spacecraft and imaging systems that helped spawn a market-driven demand for imagery.

Our success is built on more than products or systems. Our team of more than 3,000 engineers, scientists, technicians and support staff drives all the achievements at Ball Aerospace. Whether contributing to a better understanding of the universe or helping keep our nation safe, our people bring their diverse backgrounds, perspectives and skills together to achieve a common mission.

Qualifications:

Associate Engineer – MSA

Perform assurance activities for engineering design and developmental tasks, systems analysis and design, and software and/or hardware development, individual component level, sub-system level to system level manufacturing, test and integration, etc. for all phases, systems, programs and or products. May work in any of the multiple engineering or technical fields of specialty.

What you’ll do:

  • Work as part of a program team during all phases of the lifecycle assessing the planning for and implementation of the process for compliance with good engineering practices
  • Participate in design reviews, testing, configuration control, problem reporting & resolution, and change control
  • Audit, monitor, evaluate, and report on subcontractor activities
  • Interface with design, manufacturing, & test engineering as well as configuration management
  • Ensure the producibility of designs and products. Compile and evaluate design and data to determine adequacy and completeness of the product or software and the engineering effectiveness of the results compared to requirements and specifications
  • Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships within the department, the Strategic Business Units, Strategic Support Units and the Company. Interact appropriately with others in order to maintain a positive and productive work environment.
  • Perform other duties as necessary.

What you’ll need:

  • BS degree or higher in Engineering or a related technical field is required.
  • Each higher-level degree, i.e., Master’s Degree or Ph.D., may substitute for two years of experience. Related technical experience may be considered in lieu of education. Degree must be from a university, college, or school which is accredited by an agency recognized by the US Secretary of Education, US Department of Education.
  • Must possess good interpersonal skills and be able to work and contribute in a diverse and cross functional team environment
  • A demonstrated ability to understand aerospace & defense industry and government specifications & standards and the requirements contained therein that guide the design, build, & test of hardware
  • A demonstrated ability to understand Mission Assurance principles, tools, methods, and standards
  • Willingness to take initiative, be able to complete tasks in a timely manner, and have good time management skills
  • Strong organizational and communication skills, and a capacity for attending to details are a must

Working Conditions:

  • Work is performed in an office, laboratory, production floor, or clean room, outdoors or remote research environment.
  • May occasionally work in production work centers where use of protective equipment and gear is required.
  • May access other facilities in various weather conditions.
  • Travel and local commute between Ball campuses and other possible non-Ball locations may be required.

Relocation:

Relocation for this position is NOT Available

EEO Statement:

US CITIZENSHIP OR PERMANENT RESIDENCY IS REQUIRED

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minority, Female, Disabled, Lesbian, Gay, Bi-sexual, Transgender and Veterans.

Job Title: Associate Engineer - MSA (664740)

Job ID: 664740

Location: CO - Boulder

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular