Principal Financial Analyst

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

This is a great opportunity for a Principal Financial Analyst to growth their skill set while supporting programs in the Advanced Radar product line group in the Advanced Concepts and Technology (ACT) Mission Area within Space and Airborne Systems (SAS). The ACT mission area includes a multitude of programs typically working on the front end of developing cutting edge technologies. This position is a Senior analyst for the ACT programs currently operating out of El Segundo, California. The analyst will provide comprehensive finance support to various external programs and IRAD & Capital projects by effectively partnering with other analysts, program managers and their teams to realize successful execution. This role is responsible for program budget/baseline control and ensuring that all required finance inputs, including internal and external reporting are prepared, reviewed, and submitted on time.

Key responsibilities will include Earned Value Management, Cost/Schedule baseline integration and maintenance, variance analysis and reporting, Risk and Opportunity management, Invoicing/Cash Management and Estimate at Completion preparation. Additionally, this role will prepare Company Funds Requests (CFRs), and Appropriation Requests (ARs) as required. The successful candidate will actively engage to be integral in reviews and driving business results and decisions impacting all aspects of program financial management.

Required Skills:

  • 6 years of related work experience
  • Prior program experience in Earned Value & Budget Baseline Management
  • Strong analytical and forecasting skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication with ability to effectively convey data into information with various levels of management, peers, and customers
  • Invoicing & Cash Management experience, preferably in proprietary setting
  • A proactive and positive attitude with demonstrated capacity to work in a deadline driven environment
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office tools (Excel, PowerPoint, MS Word)
  • Existing & Active DoD Secret Clearance
  • At least 6 years of related work experience

Desired Skills:

  • Strong organizational skills and the ability to effectively multitask parallel activities
  • Experience in organizing, preparing, and presenting briefings to management, customers, and peers
  • Proficiency using SAP, Business Warehouse (BW) and APEX/APEX EV and/or Deltek EVMS Software (MPM)
  • Existing & Active DoD Secret Clearance

Required Education:
Bachelor?s Degree in Business Administration, Finance or related discipline

Desired Education:
Master?s Degree in Finance or related discipline


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


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