TechStudent-Sophomore - Military veterans preferred

2018-10-22
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Saint Petersburg
Florida
United States

TheSystemArchitectureDesignandIntegrationDirectorate(SADID)inRaytheonIntegratedDefenseSystems(IDS)isseekingcandidatesforSummer2018 systemsengineeringinternshippositionsatthe St.Petersburg,FLsite.ThepositionsofferanopportunityforstudentsfromtechnicaldisciplinestogainworkexperienceinthedefenseindustrybycontributingtothedesignanddevelopmentoftacticaldefensesystemsatRaytheon.
The ideal candidatehas a declaredEngineering,Math, Data Analytics/Business, or Sciencemajor,possessesstrong analyticalskills,andisinterestedinacareerinthedesignoflargescaleelectromechanicalsystemswithdefenseapplications.


Selectedcandidateswouldbehiredfora paidinternshipfromMaytoAugust2018,withexactdatespartneredbasedonthecandidate'sacademiccalendar.


JobDescription:

Specificjobresponsibilitieswillbe designedtomatchthecandidate'stechnicalinterestandacademicbackground,butwilllikelyincludealgorithmdevelopment,performanceassessmenttradestudies,andtechnicalanalysisofsensorsignalanddataprocessingsubsystems.InternshipparticipantswouldjoinateamofRaytheonsystemengineerstobecomeacclimatedwithRaytheonEngineeringpracticesandprocesses.ThecandidatewoulddevelopandexerciseengineeringskillsthroughRaytheonsponsoredtechnicaltraining,andbymakingindividualtechnicalcontributionstooneofIDS'stacticaldefenseprogramsorinternalresearchanddesigninitiatives.



All assignmentswillfocusondevelopingthecandidate'scompetencyandcontributiontoprogramrequirementsdefinition,modelbasedsystemsengineering,sub-systemintegrationandtest,andsystemsarchitecture.SystemsEngineersuseMATLABregularlytoconductdataanalyses,andareexpectedtodocumentandpresenttechnicalresultsusingstandardMicrosoftOfficetools.Theengineershouldbecomfortableworkingindependentlyandinateamenvironment.


Organization



TheSystemsArchitectureDesignandIntegrationDirectorate(SADID)isthe centralfocusforMissionSystemsIntegrationactivitieswithinIDS.SADIDprovidessystemleveldesignthroughrequirementsdefinitionforcomplex,largescaledefenseapplications.Tosupportthisactivity,SADIDemployeesareresponsibleformodelingandsimulationefforts,systemeffectivenessandoperationalanalysis,radarsystemsdesign,signalprocessingalgorithmdevelopment,tracking,anddiscrimination.



SADID'scorecapabilitiesencompassa widerangeofthekeysystemsengineeringcompetenciesrequiredforsuccessfultechnicaldevelopmentandprogramexecution.Ourcapabilitiescovertheentirelifecycle,includingbusinesscapture,proposaldevelopment,systemrequirementsdevelopmentandtechnicaldesign,aswellassystemintegrationandtestsupport



Ourgeneralsystemsengineeringexpertisecomprisesarchitecting,requirementsdevelopment,flowdownand design,algorithmdevelopment,modelingandsimulation,operationsanalysisandintegrationandtestsupport.Areasofexpertiseareradar,sensor,battlemanagementsolutions,commandandcontrol,andcybersecurity.

What doesa SystemsEngineerdo?

A SystemsEngineerusesengineeringandmathskillstodefinethearchitectureofthesystem(the"pieces"andhowtheyinteract),theperformanceandfunctionalrequirementsofthesystem(whatthesystemmustbecapableofdoingandhowwell),thesubsystemdesignandrequirements(whatcomponentsareneededandhowtheymustperform),andtheintegrationofthecomponentsintotheoverallsystem.AtRaytheon,SystemsEngineerscontributetoprogramsthroughouttheentireproductdevelopmentlifecycle,frominceptiontocompletion,andareapplyingmodelbasedsystemsengineeringandarchitecturemethodsonmanyoftoday'smostadvanced-technologysystems.

Insupportof designandrequirementsgeneration,theSystemsEngineersalsoanalyzethesystem'soperationalcapabilitiesthroughmodelingandsimulationtools.
SystemsEngineersarealsoinvolvedin integration,stringtesting,fieldingandoperationaltests.

U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date; U.S. Citizenship status is required.


BasicQualifications:

Candidatesmustbe currentlyenrolledinanundergraduateorgraduatedegreeprogramwithanemphasisinSystemsEngineering,ElectricalEngineering,Aerospace,ComputerScienceorComputerEngineering,MechanicalEngineering,AppliedMathematics,Physicsorrelatedtechnicalfield.

U.S. Citizenship is required.

DesiredQualifications:
Leadership or participationincollegecampusorganizations,athleticteams, or communityservicegroups
  • Stronganalyticalskills
  • Minimum3.0 GPA
  • Relevantworkor projectexperience in algorithmdesign,requirementsdevelopment,software/hardwareintegration and configurationmanagement
  • FamiliaritywithMicrosoftOfficetoolset(Word,Powerpoint,Excel)
  • M.S.Degree
  • MATLABexperience
  • Programmingexperiencein moderncomputerprogramminglanguages(JAVA, C++, C)
  • Engineeringproject,internshiporco-op experience
  • Excellentwrittenandoralcommunicationskills
  • Educationalbackgroundor interest in the followingareas:
0 RadarArchitecture and or algorithms
0 SignalProcessing and Controltheory
0 Modelbasedengineering and architecture
0 Statistics,randomprocessesanddetectionmethods
0 Imaging / patternrecognition
0 Cybersecurity,encryption,informationassurance




0 Datafiltering and processingtechniques(e.g.Kalman,batch,optimal)
  • Abilitytopursueinformation("self-starter")
  • Abilitytoworkin a collaborativeteamenvironment
  • AuthoredTechnicalPapersand / or TechnicalPresentations

Becomea keycontributortoourSADIDteam!

All these jobresponsibilitiesare to beexecutedinharmony with Raytheon'sCode of BusinessEthicsandConductpolicywhichsets the standardbywhich we operate and how we treatothers.
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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.