Senior Power Electrical Engineer II

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons.

New roman; size: undefined">This is a position in El Segundo for a Senior I power supply design Engineer in the Hardware Electronics Center of Raytheon?s Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) business unit to design and develop power conversion technologies for space and airborne military applications.

New roman; size: undefined">Required Skills:

  • New roman; size: undefined">6+plus years hand-on experience and working with switching power converters
  • New roman; size: undefined">Applicant must have knowledge with designing and testing of DC-DC Converters
  • New roman; size: undefined">Applicant must be able to move from concept to architecture to design
  • New roman; size: undefined">Applicant must be able to generate requirement documents, schematics, and board routing instructions
  • New roman; size: undefined">Requires knowledge of multiple conversion topologies (Flyback, Forward, Push-Pull, Phase-Shifted-Full-Bridge, etc) and the ability to simulate and model designs
  • New roman; size: undefined">Knowledge of SPICE simulation tools is a must
  • New roman; size: undefined">Applicant must also know how to develop test plans, procedures and test solutions
  • New roman; size: undefined">Understanding and working knowledge and characteristics of magnetics (including inductor/transformer modeling), magnetization inductance, magnetization current, leakage inductance, intra-winding and inter-winding capacitance, self-resonant frequency, characteristics and limitations of magnetic cores, core saturation, core loss, high frequency losses, core reset, winding techniques for optimization of desired magnetics, and design of current transformers.
  • New roman; size: undefined">Applicant must be able to facilitate and work with assemblers
  • New roman; size: undefined">Applicant must be able to work in collaboration with multi-discipline team environment
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.

New roman; size: undefined">Desired Skills:

New roman; size: undefined">Technical leadership skill and working knowledge of Earned Value Management methods are also highly desired. Patents and publications are also a plus. Able to work independently and team effort environments.

Knowledge of the Mentor Expedition/DxDesigner and analysis suite a plus

New roman; size: undefined">Required Education:
New roman; size: undefined">Minimum BS in Electrical Engineering

New roman; size: undefined">Desired Education:
New roman; size: undefined">Master or PhD. in Electrical Engineering in the field of power electronics

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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