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Technical Advisor

Company Overview
Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company delivers affordable, high-performance space systems for exacting customers. At Millennium, you will be part of a close-knit team working on exciting technological problems. We work in an open environment where ideas are shared across all disciplines, and there are ample opportunities for advancement based on excellence. Superstars are welcome.


Who are you?

  • Considerate and collaborative team player that can also work independently  
  • Proactive: Identify potential concerns while contributing to solutions
  • Passionate and motivated…about space or just in general
  • Ready to improve, execute, support and succeed
  •  An engineer or technical person by trade with a firm understanding of trade controls/compliance and configuration management

Job Summary

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Form partnerships with key stakeholders to understand program/product designs and strategies and provide tailored regulatory guidance   
  • Evolve Millennium’s global trade infrastructure (automation, processes, training and assessments)  
  • Understand regulations governing global trade to achieve trade compliance objectives by providing regulatory interpretation and guidance in the following areas: commodity classifications, engineering change notice reviews, BOM review, technical reviews, etc.)
  • Become a recognized SME representing Engineering to help develop, implement and maintain the collaboration process between Engineering and Trade Compliance and strengthen their individual processes  
  • Be a team player who understands and promotes a culture of continuous improvement and collective goals

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree in relevant field and typically 3 or more years' related work experience with a majority of the basic and preferred qualifications above, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Self-starter able to work complex issues (i.e. roll up your sleeves) across functional teams
  • Ability to act as cross-department liaison with all engineering disciplines
  • Comprehensive communication and interpersonal skills conducive to a collaborative environment, with both technical and nontechnical team members
  • Attention to detail with excellent organizational, written and analytic skills
  • Capability to develop and implement new process…and revise and repeat as required
  • A thorough understanding of US export regulations (ITAR/EAR)
  • Experience/Knowledge:
    • Experience with export jurisdiction and classification determination
    • Working in a regulatory/regulated environment
    • Aerospace/Space industry trade compliance (ITAR/EAR)   
    • Highly technical fields relevant to the design and manufacture of aerospace or space products
    • Engineering background/education
    • General understanding of configuration management
    • Ability to read and convert engineering drawings to usable BOM

Preferred Qualifications

  • Understanding export controls touch points within the overall business processes
  • Ability to develop solutions to problems with consideration of all stakeholders’ feedback and all requirements
  • Possess project management/coordination skills
  • Previous experience in a classified environment preferred; active security clearance or SSBI within the past 5 years ideal

Benefits and Perks
Millennium Space Systems, A Boeing Company offers a very competitive benefits package to include medical, dental, vision, and 401k plan. Relocation assistance to Southern California can be provided.

Before applying, please note:
Millennium is a DDTC-registered, ITAR-compliant company. This position is located at a facility that requires special access. Applicants MUST be U.S. citizens and eligible for a security clearance. Additionally, applicants must be willing to apply for and maintain a security clearance. We are proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. We encourage veterans, disabled veterans and disabled individuals to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified.


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