Senior Systems Engineer (Land) - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United Kingdom

Role: Senior Systems Engineer (Land)
Location: Harlow or Glenrothes
Req ID: 122519BR

The Opportunity:
Raytheon Systems Limited is looking for a suitable candidate to join a successful, diverse team covering: design & development; platform interfacing; production and in-service support activities in the Global Sensors Mission Area.

The successful candidate will also be required to undertake development studies, investigation activities involving land platforms power, navigation and weapons vehicle systems.
This role offers candidate the opportunity to join the team as a Systems Engineer, working across a range of programmes and R&D studies, developing additional capacity within the Engineering team as a key enabler to the strategic growth of the business.
The successful candidate will also have the opportunity to further develop their career through a mixture of training and experience to develop the correct tools and behaviours required to develop a successful career within the business.
The role will be based at Raytheon’s Glenrothes or Harlow facility and the successful applicant will report directly to the Land Systems Lead. The successful candidate will have access to professional development opportunities and be part of the growing Global Sensors Business in Raytheon UK, delivering engineering expertise across a wide range of projects to both military and civil customers worldwide.

The Role:
This role includes :
. Requirements analysis and management – with emphasis on the integration of equipment and sub-systems
. Systems analysis and architecture - Analysing and reporting on technical data together with an assessment of risk.
. Systems design and development – working both internally and closely with the existing supply chain and strategic partnerships to develop technical solutions
. Systems integration, verification and validation – From developing sub-system level test specifications, through to generating compliance matrices to allow sign-off of top level systems.
. Capture and reporting of the above – using industry standard toolsets.

The Candidate:

. Degree level qualification or equivalent in a STEM subject, with the following:

Essential attributes:
. Experience in Systems Engineering, across the lifecycle of a product
. Land systems domain knowledge and/or experience
. Ability to work both autonomously, and in a team environment
. Willingness to travel throughout UK, Europe and the US
. Demonstrable analytical and problem solving skills
. Experience of planning, estimating and defining engineering tasks
. Eligible or current holder of SC security clearance
. UK national without dual nationality

Desirable attributes:
. Experience with Industry standard toolsets (e.g. DOORs)
. Knowledge of ITAR and associated licensing
. Experience with conducting trials at external Test facilities
. Knowledge of MoD Operating processes / procedures
. Good communication skills, to engage with Suppliers / Customers on a technical level

About Raytheon:
Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.
Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 96 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. is headquartered in Waltham, Mass

Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.

Standard Benefits:
. 25 days holiday + statutory public holidays
. Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
. 6 times salary ‘Life Assurance’
. Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme’s.
. Enhanced sick pay scheme
. Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including enhanced Maternity, Paternity & Shared Parental leave.
. 37hr working week, with an early finish Friday (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements may be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
. Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites and Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold).

Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), D&I counsel, Reservist Network etc and all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.

Raytheon Application Process
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