Principal Electrical Engr- Signal Integrity - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

The Electrical Subsystems Directorate (ESD) Product Technology Center (PTC) is seeking a Principal Electrical Engineer with strong Digital Electronics design and Signal Integrity analysis skills to join our team.

The Mission of the PTC is to develop best in industry technologies that align product capabilities
to the needs of our customer. We will empower our people to leverage design commonality and innovation, balancing risk and rigor, to achieve predictable and affordable solutions.

We are looking for candidates willing to collaborate, innovate, and team with our engineers to generate and utilize today’s cutting-edge technology to design digital electronics circuits that implement missile guidance, video and digital signal processing. Our technology base includes high-speed digital electronics, configurable logic, and homogeneous / heterogeneous multiprocessor designs.

The Mission Computers and Processors Department provides digital electronic circuit cards and electronic units which are supported from proposal through transition to production. Our systems are subject to environments ranging from the frigid, sub-zero vacuum of space, to the blistering heat of the desert floor, to the high pressures of the ocean depths.

Job Description:

Senior Signal Integrity Engineer with digital and analog background to contribute to the analysis, simulation, test, and integration of digital electronic modules and/or CCAs for Missile applications. The Senior Signal Integrity Analyst must be experienced in all aspects of circuit card design including hardware designs with processors, FPGAs, memory, and industry interfaces, such as PCIe, Ethernet, DDRx, I2C). This position will function in multi-disciplined design teams across multiple projects. This person will support analysis for multiple modules and CCAs.

The position requires frequent use and application of technical standards, principles, concepts and techniques. Candidates will be expected to provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity, working under general supervision. Successful candidate will work in a fast-paced, team-based, and challenging technical environment.

Required Skills:

  • U.S. Citizenship Required
  • A minimum of 8 years of experience in actual product design and analysis, PI/SI methodology development, and lab correlation/validation of the simulation results.
  • Familiar with lab equipment including but not limited to VNA, real-time scope, spectrum analyzer
  • Extensive knowledge in 3D/2D EM simulation tools and transmission line theory
  • PCB design experience
  • Familiarity with performing detailed Timing Analyses, including DDRx
  • Experience performing Power Distribution Network analysis including DC Drop and AC Analysis
  • Experience with feasibility studies, design verification & correlation, and sign off
  • Experience creating design guides and routing rules for interfaces

Desired Skills:
  • Ability to work within a team environment and communicate effectively Constraint Editor System (CES)
  • Experience using Mentor Graphics Design Creation tools: DxDesigner, xDX Designer VX, and
  • Experience using Mentor Graphics PCB electronic circuit design software: HyperLynx signal integrity, power integrity, and analog simulation, Xpedition Enterprise (xPCB)
  • A strong advocate for process improvement
  • Active Secret DoD security clearance strongly preferred

Required Education (including Major):

Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering (MS preferred) or similar degree and a minimum of 8 years’ experience

This position requires the successful issuance, transfer or maintenance of any clearances and/or accesses necessary for the position. 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. Additional detail regarding security clearance factors can be obtained by accessing the DISCO website at:


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.