Sr Systems Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

2018-12-04
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


El Segundo
California
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

Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) is the leading provider of radar sensor systems. We provide war fighters the most accurate and timely information available for the network-centric battlefield. This position is specifically for a Systems Engineer to provide analysis support as part of the Airborne Early Warning Reconnaissance and Surveillance Department. This department provides the full range of systems design and analysis-related activities in support of SAS radar programs.

These activities include:

  • Development of automated analysis of formal qualification tests and field acceptance tests
  • Generation of formal analysis test reports for delivery to the customer
  • Computer modeling and simulation of sensor physics and phenomenology, as well as battle management command and control (BMC2)
  • Performance predictions and analysis of data received from radars on various platforms
  • Interface between members of the systems, software, hardware, and test engineering teams
  • Technical presentations to both internal and external customers
  • Technical participation in peer reviews throughout the product lifecycle of design, development, integration and test, and field test requirements verification
  • Participate in customer and program review presentations to provide status updates and work products

Required Skills:
  • 6 years or more of experience developing mathematical algorithms or quantitative analysis techniques
  • Demonstrated understanding of and experience with advanced machine learning algorithms such as Hidden Markov Model, Markov Decision Processing, Partially Observable Markov Decision Processing, Deep learning, Neural network, clustering (k-means, G-means), Gaussian mixture models, Bayesian reasoning, Bayesian theory, information theory, Dempster-Shafer, Graph theory, etc.
  • Experience with MATLAB and C/C++
  • Demonstrated interpersonal communication and presentation skills both verbal and written
  • Strong mathematical background and desire to learn and contribute to a team-oriented environment
  • Must have an active DoD Secret or higher security clearance prior to commencing work
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment
  • U.S. Citizenship and ability to access to US only data systems

Desired Skills:
  • Demonstrated experience in developing machine learning algorithms such as Hidden Markov Model, Markov Decision Processing, Partially Observable Markov Decision Processing, Deep learning, Neural network, clustering (k-means, G-means), Gaussian mixture models, Bayesian reasoning, Bayesian theory, information theory, Dempster-Shafer, Graph theory, etc.
  • Able to effectively perform multiple tasks and prioritize actions
  • Work experience in Battle Management Command and Control (BMC2) mission area
  • Strong background in signal processing, modeling, and simulation
  • Experience working on a technical team of Systems Engineers and Analysts
  • Graduate level coursework or work experience in statistical signal processing, signal processing, probability theory, detection/estimation theory.
  • Experience with Linux/Unix preferred

Required Education: B.S. in Engineering, Physics, Math, or related discipline

Desired Education: Advanced degree(s) in Engineering, Physics, Math, Systems Engineering, or related discipline
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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.