Applications Technologist II - Engineer Tools (Mechanical Engineering) - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Raytheon Global Business Services (GBS) has an opening for an Applications Technologist II. This is a national level role in the Global Business Services IT Engineering Solutions (ES) organization as part of the operations closed area support team. The team supports a variety of Engineering Tools (Electrical, Mechanical, Systems, and Software) used in Classified Environments. This position will be located in: El Segundo, California.

This person will be a key team member helping the organization deliver service excellence around the following activities: interfacing with program personnel and programs’ engineering and IT teams; coordinating resources to provide appropriate tool related services; helping users on programs effectively use tools; troubleshooting tool related problems; and tailoring tools to specific program needs. The ideal candidate has a passion for automation and learning new engineering tools and technologies.

Job Description:

  • Engage and consult with engineers on the implementation of engineering software solutions; assist programs in the use of and adoption of solutions and emerging technologies
  • Provide general user support for mechanical engineering tools
  • Set and manage customer expectations while ensuring priorities are optimally met
  • Manage installations and upgrades for mechanical engineering tools
  • Function as part of the virtual GBS Engineering Solutions Operations team
  • Ability to multi-task, to support multiple customers, and to work within specific schedule and cost constraints

Required Skills:
  • Minimum of 4+ years professional experience
  • Knowledge of the software development process
  • Working knowledge (including day to day use on a program) of Mechanical Engineering Tools.
  • Familiarity with Windows, Unix and Linux environments
  • Ability to troubleshoot / solve complex problems
  • Ability to learn new skills and knowledge in a constantly changing environment
  • Good communication, presentation, and people skills with ability to interface with customers
  • Strong teamwork skills – The ability to interact productively with end users, analysts, other Raytheon personnel, and customers in a diverse team setting
  • Ability to work and collaborate in virtual environment where team members are not co-located
  • Self-motivated and able to function with minimal oversight
  • Self-directed with good organizational skills
  • This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
  • This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization

Desired Skills:
  • Program work and engineer tool support experience
  • Experience with MCAD / PTC CREO tool suite
  • Understanding and implementation experience with AGILE and/or SAFE principles
  • Customer engagement/relationship management experience or prior consulting experience
  • Strong computer skills and/or programming experience in one or more languages, including scripting languages
  • Experience generating documentation/tooling aids and instructing others
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Experience with cloud based solutions such as AWS
  • Experience using containers, and strong automation skills such as the automation of applications packaging, test automation, automation of operations
  • Existing Secret or Top Secret DoD security clearance

Required Education:
Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, Information Systems, or related discipline.


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.