Sr Systems Engineer

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee


About Raytheon ELCAN Optical Technologies:
Raytheon ELCAN Optical Technologies, a thought and technology leader in the global optics industry specializes in technologically sophisticated and superior-quality optical solutions that meet strict military and commercial specifications. Raytheon ELCAN offers superior design and engineering capabilities, proprietary production technologies and fully integrated manufacturing to provide custom, turn-key solutions. We are located in beautiful Midland, Ontario on the shores of Georgian Bay. Midland is a four-season community approximately 90 minutes north of the GTA, close to several ski hills, marinas, arts and cultural center and historical sites. Midland has several scenic tours and trails and many diverse culinary options for any occasion to satisfy everyone's palate!


  • Requirements Definition ? from capturing customer requirements to developing a clearly documented system architecture.
  • Requirements Management ? From managing system-level requirements traceability to sub-system specifications to providing requirement oversight for evolving technical challenges during the design process.
  • Systems analysis - Analyzing and reporting on technical data together with an assessment of risk.
  • Systems design and development ? from defining system-level block diagrams to developing concept of operations and other system-related documentation in support of project deliverables.
  • System Verification and Validation ? From generating compliance matrices that are tracked during the verification/validation phases through to assisting in planning and defining the appropriate test methods/procedure for an effective qual program.
  • Capture and reporting of the above ? using industry standard toolsets.
  • New Business Development Support ? From assembling the compliance data required in formal RFP/RFQ bid submissions to championing system engineering best practices during the early planning and estimation phases.
  • Undergraduate Degree in Systems Engineering, Applied Science, Mechanical Engineering, or Optical Engineering, with the following:
  • Track record of being a strong technical contributor across a wide range of technical topics across multiple disciplines.
  • Excellent time management and technical data management skills.
  • Exercises sound judgment in new situations in the absence of specific guidelines
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills, as well as excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Seeks solutions to complex problems when challenges arise, dealing with situations proactively and persistently.
  • Meets the requirements of the Controlled Goods Registration Program and is eligible for a Canadian government security clearance.
Desirable attributes:
  • Experience in Systems Engineering best-practices, across the lifecycle of a product
  • Strong Mechanical and/or Optical background.
  • Knowledge of various military and industry standards related to military applications and optical mechanical systems.
  • Proven understanding of Test and Evaluation approaches.
  • Previous experience working within a Microsoft Office environment including knowledge of Windows, Excel, Word, and PowerPoint. Previous experience with IBM DOORS and VISIO software desirable.
We offer a competitive compensation package inclusive of incentive program and company pension plan.

Raytheon ELCAN Optical Technologies is committed to diversity and inclusivity in employment and welcomes applications from all qualified persons.
We are an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with AODA (Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005), Raytheon ELCAN Optical Technologies will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If you require disability ? related accommodations, please contact Human Resources at
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We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those candidates that meet the qualifications in the posting will be interviewed for the position.