Thermal Engineering Senior Manager – Design Center


Berkeley, MO

Thermal Engineering Senior Manager - Design Center


The Boeing Company

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USA - Berkeley, MO

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Position Overview:

Boeing Defense & Space (BDS) is seeking a motivated & experienced Thermal Engineering Manager to support the St. Louis Design Center located in St. Louis, MO. The Design Center provides engineering talent for the F-15, F/A-18, T-7, and MQ-25 aircraft. The selected candidate will lead a team of Thermal Engineers supporting a wide portfolio of aerospace programs.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with other engineering managers and program managers to identify thermal engineer staffing requirements and implement hiring process to meet demand

  • Provide for the development and growth of the employees within the organization

  • Identify training requirements and assure opportunities are available to support the team’s development

  • Manages, develops and motivates engineering employees

  • Provides oversight and approval of technical approaches, products and processes

  • Drives team quality initiatives

  • Develops and carries out project and process plans, implements policies and procedures and sets operational goals

  • Coordinates with IT and other support team to ensure the continuity of engineering tools

  • Manages, develops and motivates employees.

This position requires the ability to obtain a U.S Security Clearance for which the US Government requires US Citizenship. An interim and/or final U.S. Secret Clearance Post-Start is required

This position is expected to be 100% onsite. The selected candidate will be required to work onsite in St. Louis

Basic Qualifications (Required Skills & Experience):

  • Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree in engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics or chemistry

  • 10+ years of experience in the aerospace industry

  • 5+ years of experience mentoring, coaching, guiding, and leading teams

  • Experience with Earned Value Management System (EVMS)

  • Experience with computational modeling of aerospace thermal systems

Preferred Qualifications (Desired Skills & Experience):

  • 10+ years of experience with aerospace cooling systems and/or thermal management

  • Experience with Fixed Wing Military or Weapons programs

  • Experience estimating DoD Engineering efforts


This position offers relocation based on candidate eligibility.

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.


This is a non-union position

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Summary pay range: $151,300 - $204,700

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.


Relocation is available for eligible candidates, if authorized

Export Control Requirement:

U.S. Government Export Control Status: This position must meet export control compliance requirements. To meet export control compliance requirements, a “U.S. Person” as defined by 22 C.F.R. §120.15 is required. “U.S. Person” includes U.S. 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

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Manager - L

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Job Code:

6G5AML (6C6)

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