Sr Multi-Disciplined Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-19
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Dulles
Virginia
United States

Are you looking for an engineering career that is challenging and satisfying? Then join our Raytheon team of engineers solving problems that make the world a safer place and help to secure our great nation! Come support those who provide us with all the freedoms we enjoy.

We offer great benefits that include medical, dental, vision, 401K match, flexible work schedule - just to name a few. Click here to view a brief video and learn more:


Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, including a large presence in Dulles, VA. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Raytheon IIS is seeking a qualified hardware engineer with the ability to conceive, develop, test, modify, integrate and deploy tactical communications system hardware, software and networks participate through the full engineering lifecycle. The ideal candidate will have a background integrating and deploying hardware systems, including include wired and wireless networking equipment, as well as a theoretical and operational knowledge of RF communications systems. The engineer will work in a fast paced, small team environment and will support laboratory system integration and test and CONUS and OCONUS deployment and operator training. An active US Government TS/SCI Security Clearance is required for this position and US Citizenship.

Note: Candidates with a current TS/SCI Security Clearance or higher are eligible for a $20,000 sign on bonus if the clearance is confirmed and the candidate is hired by Raytheon

Job Description:
This position entails designing, integrating and testing new hardware-based systems to meet customer specifications or in-house project requirements through the full development lifecycle from initial planning to production. The qualified candidate will analyze design plans and project requirements to create comprehensive testing procedures to verify that components and features operate correctly and meet operational benchmarks. They will coordinate with developers, project managers, engineering teams and quality assurance personnel to resolve technical issues during development, testing and production.
They will also test existing hardware components, including processors, circuit boards and network equipment, to define operational parameters and recommend necessary upgrades and replacements to meet current and future performance standards. The position also provides oversight of operational prototype development to verify compliance with design plans and testing procedures. They will ensure new hardware systems and equipment work correctly with computer software programs and networks according to performance requirements, and modify hardware as necessary to address errors and other concerns.

Required Skills:

  • Multi-disciplinary engineering skills
  • Experience with RF and computer equipment installations in lab and field settings
  • Knowledge of common LAN/WAN routing protocols
  • Experience integrating and testing hardware systems and applications in fixed and/or mobile platforms or operational sites
  • RF knowledge (link budgets, resonance, wave propagation, antenna design, etc.)
  • Basic Linux and Windows system administration skills
  • Ability to respond quickly to customer demands/needs i.e. troubleshooting, materials acquisition, QRC field support
  • Experience troubleshooting hardware, software and network issues
  • Ability to travel 10-15% of the time, possibly on short notice (CONUS / OCONUS)
  • Active US passport
  • Experience with RF and networking test equipment and applications (Network Analyzer, Spectrum Analyzer, jperf, WireShark, etc)
  • Active US Government TS/SCI Security Clearance and US Citizenship
  • Minimum of 6 years’ experience in hardware or circuit design
Desired Skills:
  • Proficiency in foreign languages (Spanish and/or Arabic)
  • Experience/certifications in cost estimation
  • Tactical radio experience (military or engineering) with various manufacturers’ radio products
  • Experience developing training curricula and materials for operational users
  • Experience developing and deploying virtualization infrastructure, including data center hardware integration, and virtual machine environment configuration and deployment
  • Knowledge of lab test equipment use and lab management processes and procedures
Required Education:
Requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and 6 years of related work experience or 14 years of related work experience in lieu of a STEM degree
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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.