Boeing engineers work with superb equipment (Jun, 1955)
Boeing engineers work with superb equipment
This Boeing-designed computer answers in seconds engineering questions that formerly took weeks. It is one of many advanced facilities that help Boeing engineers solve the challenging problems of tomorrow’s aviation, and maintain unsurpassed prestige.
One out of every seven Boeing employees is an engineer, playing a vital role in designing and developing high-performance airplanes, guided missiles and components of the future. There are varied and truly creative opportunities at Boeing right now for mechanical, electrical, civil and aeronautical engineers, and for mathematicians and applied physicists.
Facilities you would work with at Boeing include the world’s most versatile privately owned wind tunnel, and laboratories for research in rocket, ram jet and nuclear power. The new multi-million-dollar Boeing Flight Test Center is the largest installation of its type in the country. It houses the latest electronic data reduction equipment, instrumentation laboratories and a chamber that simulates altitudes up to 100,000 feet.
A fourth of Boeing’s engineers have been with the company more than ten years. In addition to career stability, Boeing engineers find individual recognition through regular merit reviews and through promotions from within the organization.
At Boeing you will work in tightly knit design or project teams with the pick of the country’s engineers. You will help design worthy successors to the B-47 and B-52 global jet bombers, the 707 jet tanker-transport, and the Bomarc IM-99 guided missile. You will join a progressive, solidly growing company that now employs twice as many engineers as at the peak of World War II.
JOHN C. SANDERS, Staff Engineer—Personnel
Boeing Airplane Co., Dept. B-40, Seattle 14, Wash.
Aviation leadership since 1916
SEATTLE, WASHINGTON WICHITA, KANSAS