Sr Electrical Engineer I - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Do you actively seek out complex RF/Radar problems to solve?

Would you like to work on integration and production of complex RF systems for some our nation’s largest defense systems?

Do you enjoy working in dynamic teams where you share your knowledge and learn?

If your answer to those questions is an enthusiastic “yes!” then you may be the person we’re looking for to join our innovative team as a Target Detection Devices (TDD) Responsible Engineering Authority (REA).The RF and Navigation Subsystems Department at Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) is seeking an engineer to provide Target Detection Devices expertise to sustain, extend and grow new business.Learn more below and apply today!

Job Description and Tasks:

Participate as an Individual Contributor supporting program activities including serving as the Responsible Engineering Authority for programs.These responsibilities include:

Execution of assigned program related tasks, including leading gate reviews, design reviews and sustaining maintenance and support
Continuation & enhancement of the design and maintenance process across all related programs including Technical Data Package updates

Make critical engineering judgments with minimal review by supervisor and/or an outside subject matter expert with regard to failures, new designs, and/or integration/verification decisions specific to the TDD itself

Lead a technical team in the effective and efficient execution of program tasks, collaborating well with other engineering disciplines and factory personnel to accomplish work as thoroughly yet efficiently as possible

NOTE: This position is a Sr. Electrical Engineer I

Required Skills:

Knowledgeable of RF/Radar analysis methods in the entire lifecycle of subsystems development from proposal & requirements through production support.

Familiarity with System Thinking in Radar Basic Concepts, RF Signal Processing, Digital Signal processing, HW/SW Integration & Test Process and Procedures.

Demonstrate knowledge of advanced technical concepts in Radar systems and their application to larger work products.

Strong problem solving skills with ability to proactively identify alternate solutions to overcome difficult technical challenges and develop plans for their execution.

Experience in preparing final documentation with minimal revision and review.

Hardware/software integration and troubleshooting experience.

Must have a minimum of 4 years professional engineering experience with the technological aspects of communications systems design, data link hardware development, algorithm development, or digital signal processing.

Desired Skills:

Master’s/Ph. D degree in EE, Math or Physics in RF systems design.

Experience in RF Subsystems and a working understanding of architecture, design, and integration processes of target detection devices and proximity sensor electronics, algorithms, simulations and signal processing.

Excellent written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to develop and present comprehensive technical briefings to peers and to program and customer leadership.

Ability to lead multi-disciplined engineering teams in order to develop and sustain RF products across the life cycle.

Experience with cost and schedule development for large RF system development efforts.

Ability to read electrical schematics and assembly drawings.

Experience with Document change processes and tools including cPDM Windchill.

Ability to write, interpret and implement test requirements documents and test plans.

Ability to adjust and operate general test equipment: power supplies, scopes, DMMs.

Knowledge of Power PC, Altera FPGA, SHARC SW/FW loading.

Knowledge of JTAG Technologies tools.

Required Education (including Major):

B.S.Majors: EE, Math, Physics emphasis in RF/Radar principles

By any measure, Raytheon is an exciting and rewarding place to work. We pride ourselves on developing world-class talent in an inclusive atmosphere. The result is a workforce that takes pride in the company and consistently delivers superior solutions.

U.S. Citizenship required

This position requires the successful issuance, transfer or maintenance of any clearances and/or accesses necessary for the position.Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance.The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process.Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Additional detail regarding security clearance factors can be obtained by accessing the DISCO website at:

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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.