Lead Systems Engineer - EWS - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

The Systems Engineering, Integration & Test (SEIT) Electronic Warfare (EW) Electronic Protect (EP) Systems Department of Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems is seeking a LEAD Systems Engineer (LSE) for this growing Department. The LSE will be the technical interface with the program managers, suppliers, engineering team, and chief engineer while being held accountable to the Program Area Chief Engineer (PACE) and SEIT Department Manager. Applicants must exhibit an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness.

The LSE should have demonstrable expertise in Electronic Warfare and/or Radar system engineering as well as some prior leadership experience. The Lead Systems Engineer is a key technical contributor to the program and will be responsible for all Systems Engineering tasks and work products on a program, assuring technical integrity throughout the program lifecycle and across all IPTs.

Become a part of a growing department with 100 engineers supporting 2 mission areas across 5 national locations. Continue to advance in your career with our established career roadmap where you can function as a key individual contributor or technical lead of one of our products. With over 50 active programs, there are multiple opportunities for hands-on integration and test of our products, design and development of subsystem architectures and algorithm development of EW capabilities in signal identification and technique generation.

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Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in systems engineering development
  • Systems engineering experience (or relatable) with Electronic Support and Electronic Warfare systems
  • Experience with Requirements analysis & definition
  • Experience with process improvement (e.g. CMMI and R6S); experience building strong relationships and effectively partnering with internal resources; customer focused.
  • Prior leadership experience
  • Good communication skills
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with Active (or active within past 24 months) DoD Secret Clearance
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems

Desired Skills:

  • Demonstrated strong judgment and decision making abilities
  • System level architecture & modeling experience
  • Mission & CONOPS analysis experience
  • Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis experience
  • Able to effectively manage multiple tasks and priorities
  • Technical publications and/or patents
  • Ability to foster new technologies and business growth
  • Prior experience as an LSE, CE, or IPTL
  • Familiarity with EVMS

Required Education (including major): Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline.

Desired Education (including major): Master’s / Ph.D degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM).


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.