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.
Boeing has a long tradition of aerospace leadership and innovation. We continue to expand our product line and services to meet emerging customer needs. Our broad range of capabilities includes creating new, more efficient members of our commercial airplane family; integrating military platforms, defense systems and the warfighter through network-centric operations; creating advanced technology solutions that reach across business units; e-enabling airplanes and providing connectivity on moving platforms; and arranging financing solutions for our customers.
Headquartered in Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A., Boeing employs more than 153,000 people in more than 67 countries. This represents one of the most diverse, talented and innovative workforces anywhere. More than 83,800 of our people hold degrees--including more than 28,900 advanced degrees--in virtually every business and technical field from more than 2,800 colleges and universities worldwide. Our enterprise also leverages the talents of hundreds of thousands more skilled people working for Boeing suppliers worldwide.
Boeing seeks to provide a competitive total pay and benefits package. This package is designed to: Meet the needs of a diverse workforce and changing business conditions, Be competitive within the market place in which we compete for talent, Provide a broad range of financial and non-financial rewards and protection to employees and their families, Reinforce pay for performance, Support Boeing's global growth, Reduce employee and retiree health care cost trends, while maintaining quality and encouraging consumerism, Ensure that total retirement benefits support workforce goals.
Boeing Capital Corporation is a global provider of innovative financing solutions. Its primary mission is to support the other Boeing business units by arranging, structuring and/or providing financing to assist in the sale and delivery of Boeing products and services. A wholly owned subsidiary of The Boeing Company, Boeing Capital provides comprehensive customer financing support, primarily utilizing third-party financing, while aggressively managing risk and delivering strong financial performance.
Boeing Company is at the heart of modern aviation and space travel. The principal areas of operation include commercial airplanes, military aircraft, defense missile systems, space and communications, as well as customer and commercial financing. Whatever your careers discipline -- Aerospace, Chemical, Civil, Electrical, Manufacturing, Mechanical, Software or Systems engineering, or Computer Science, you'll join the best of the best here.
The Boeing CoPosted on Mar 10, 2006