Sr Systems Engineer I/II - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-10
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Andover
Massachusetts
United States

Sr. Systems Engineer I/II - Andover


Do you enjoy tackling technical problems no one has solved before?
Do you want to join a team that thrives on diversity of thought and innovative ideas?

If you answered "yes", then the Raytheon Systems Verification Test and Analysis Directorate (SVTAD) is interested in you. Our elite team integrates complex technology, debugging and resolving interface issues as we produce, demonstrate and deliver state-of-the-art software for areas including radars, command and control platforms, missile systems and cyber defense. As an integrator you will learn the design principles of new systems by attending design reviews to determine their architecture, operations and interfaces. As a Systems Engineer you will design specialized technical testing to demonstrate system performance to our customers, typically including live fire testing in the field. Join a world class team of systems engineers who are building defense technologies to make the world a safer place. Explore some of the systems you may be working with as a member of our team.

Patriot:
Ballistic Missile Defense:
USS Zumwalt:
Air and Missile Defense Radar:

Join this highly visible team and perform technically challenging assignments which will directly contribute to protecting our nation and our war fighters.

Opportunities currently exist within SVTAD's Air Defense Systems Department in Andover, Massachusetts. The Air Defense Systems Department (ADS) provides expertise in the integration, validation, and sell off for various air defense programs within IDS. ADS Engineers are involved in all aspects of the Integrated Product Development System (IPDS) cycle. ADS engineers have ownership authority to ensure that individual items are integrated and perform as expected as well as ensuring that the system can be sold off. Most system tests will be conducted in the ADS Department’s HWIL facilities. These facilities include integrated tactical hardware, simulated, and emulated software for data collection to verify the systems capabilities and support the ultimate sell off of the System. ADS supports the PATRIOT and NASAMS family of programs.

Job Description:

The Engineer will perform tasking on the Patriot Integration, Verification, and Validation team as follows:

  • Execute Integration, Verification, and Validation on Radars, Missiles, Command and Control, and integrated Systems Plan technical task and execute, and interface with engineering leads who oversee the technical aspects and successful execution of Patriot Integration, Verification, and Validation activities; determine verification methods or simulation test cases.
  • Author formal integration, verification, and validation planning documentation of integration and test plans, procedures, reports, status reports and other related documentation
  • Execute formal integration and verification events, drives issues to closure, and presents results to task leads and to the customer as required
  • Perform software and hardware incremental integration and verification in a Hardware In the Loop environment
  • Execute the Patriot integration and verification activities using proof of design hardware, production first article hardware, and the associated performance analysis
  • Interface with CPT and IPT leads to coordinate integration, verification, and validation tasks, supporting the investigation of trouble reports related to the integrated tactical equipment
  • Use the approved integration and test processes, metrics, and techniques to accurately assess integration task progress and status


Note: This position can be a Salary Grade G08 or Salary Grade G09 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.


Required Skills:

  • Four (4)+ years of experience in an engineering role with programming in MATLAB, C, or C++
  • Experience working with integration or test activities for hardware or software products
  • Experience with Systems Engineering Product Development Cycle
  • Obtain a security clearance; U.S. citizenship required for a security clearance
?Desired Skills:
  • Experience with Systems Integration, Verification, and Validation process and/or techniques
  • Experience integrating, verifying, or validating the different elements of the Patriot Air and Missile Defense System
  • Experience in an integrated lab environment and with software/systems integration, verification or validation planning and execution
  • Experience implementing test optimization techniques
  • Strong coordination, organizational and cross-functional collaboration skills, highly motivated "self-starter", strong analytical skills, detail oriented, and work well within multifaceted teams or independently.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills
  • Working knowledge with CMMI (Capability Maturity Model Integration)
  • Master’s Degree in Engineering, Science, Math or related discipline


Required Education:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Science, Math or related discipline.


What We Offer: Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon offers a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits Raytheon offers include paternal leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.


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