Sr. Modeling and Simulation Engineer/Analyst - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-18
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Fulton
Maryland
United States

Raytheon Solipsys (RS), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Raytheon Company, is an industry leader in the development of integrated C4I Network Centric Defense System solutions for both the Domestic and International DoD. This position will be engaged with exciting and innovative advancements in Multi-Sensor and Information Fusion, Networked Situational Awareness, and Visualization technologies.

We are currently looking for a Principal Systems Engineer/Analyst for our Fulton, Maryland office (in Maple Lawn) who is talented, highly motivated, has a passion for finding innovative solutions to problems, and committed to quality to join our team. You will work with great people who enjoy what they do! Our 9/80 work schedule offers flexibility to help successfully balance the work/life commitments.

The person in this position will collaborate with other Systems and Software Engineers to work on software-intense distributed systems and requires a strong background in Mathematics and Analysis.

If you would like to work with great people in a collaborate, flexible environment we encourage you to apply.


This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. (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. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.

Key areas of responsibility will include:

  • System requirements analysis, definition and management, System architecture design, Design synthesis, Trade studies, Technical support for software development team, Systems integration, test and performance verification. Provides Subject Matter Expertise to the staff of Analysts in the area of complex mathematics, design analysis, simulation, system performance testing and internal research for new design concepts.
  • Mentoring and developing Systems Engineers/Analysts

Required Skills:
  • Minimum 8 years experience in Systems/Analysis or Software Engineering with DoD contract work required.
  • Proven experience developing, assessing and validating complex mathematical solutions such as track filters, track correlation algorithms, and weapon engagement algorithms, for Radar and/or Command and Control programs.

Required Education:
  • MS in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, or other Engineering related discipline.

Desired Skills:
  • Ph.D. in Mathematics, Physics, Computer Science, or other Engineering related discipline
  • Prior experience in a leadership role on a program serving as a lead analyst/system engineer, developing the system models and simulations, developing complex algorithmic solutions, in a tool such as Matlab, to be implemented in the software product.
  • Superior understanding of Kalman track filtering and track management techniques and algorithms and experience developing models of these techniques for detailed behavioral and performance analysis.
  • Written communication skills at a level commensurate with expectations for business and customer level presentation and publication.
  • Understanding of tactical data links such as Link 16 especially in the area of track management.
  • Ability to understand and apply commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within the systems engineering field (ISO/IEC/IEEE 15288, Mil-Std-499B).
  • Understanding of a Requirements Management Tool such as DOORS (preferred) or RequisitePro.
  • Knowledge of Solipsys software products and systems.
  • Understanding of C++ and Java Software.
  • Understanding of CMMI processes and standards.
  • Understanding of Object Oriented Analysis and Design (OOAD) techniques, and the Unified Modeling Language (UML) and the use of a system architecture management tool such as Sparxsystems Enterprise Architect.
  • Working knowledge of Agile engineering processes.
  • Ability to work with standard MS Office product suite applications.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks, positively influence team members, establish and maintain excellent customer relationships and deliver positive results.
  • Willingness for domestic and international travel (~5%).

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