Chief Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon is seeking a Sr. Manager to join and expand our distinguished team to be a Chief Engineer for a set of programs and pursuits related to Air Traffic Control and Position, Navigation and Timing.
The Chief Engineer is responsible for the technical baseline and technical engineering vision and consistency across all IPTs and help lead the transformation of the organization into modern approaches to development, integration and test. The Chief Engineer will provide technical leadership and direction for all engineering on the program and pursuits.
Job Description:

  • Responsible for technical direction for engineering across the program and pursuits and having decision authority over all aspects of the engineering activities on the program. This Chief Engineer is responsible for making sure the system comes together technically and meets the requirements and conops the Customer has defined.
  • Responsible for ensuring that Engineering contributes to the successful execution of technical baselines.
  • The CE will be focused on evaluating and driving critical requirements into the program baseline and ensuring the systems engineering, software and hardware development and design activities, information assurance, integration, test, transition and operational needs are satisfied to contract compliance.
  • Provide oversight and review technical performance metrics. Provide summary analysis and action plans to ensure engineering technical performance is in line with the Customer performance expectations and ensure application of Technical Performance Measures (TPMs) as a means for measuring technical progress and assessing risk.
  • The CE will be the lead engineer responsible for Engineering Review Board change management, integration of Customer driven change and ensure any defect management across the system is handled via fault management and performance management actions
  • Identify and exploit synergies across the program and pursuits.
  • Ensure the engineering baseline is horizontally and vertically consistent across the baseline.
  • Provide expertise in air traffic control; position, navigation and timing; DevOps; Automation and modern approaches to development, integration and test
Required Skills:
  • Required skills and experience as a SEIT IPT lead, Chief Engineer or Program Engineer or as an Integrated Product Team (IPT) Lead on a major program
  • 12 years of related work experience required
  • Experience performing and/or managing large software and systems development programs across multiple environments
  • Working knowledge of multiple engineering disciplines with a strong focus on Large Scale Software Development, Integrated Product Development System (IPDS) and Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
  • Executive level communication skills
  • Proven ability to partner with senior leaders and influence the decision making process. Collaborate across the organization and operate effectively within a matrix environment by resolving conflict and influencing others
  • Significant experience working with suppliers in technical and/or programmatic oversight role
  • Experience in all phases of program lifecycle
  • Significant experience in Risk and Opportunity management
  • Current Secret Security Clearance required or ability to obtain a clearance
Desired Skills:
  • Experience leading geographically dispersed teams
Required Education (including Major):
  • Bachelors’ Degree and 12 years of related work experience required or 20 years of related work experience in lieu of degree.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 126884

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.