University Programs: Systems Engineer I - Military veterans preferred

2019-01-15
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


El Segundo
California
United States

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Job Description:
Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) is the leading provider of radar sensor systems. We provide war fighters the most accurate and timely information available for the network-centric battlefield. This position is specifically for a Systems Engineer to provide algorithm systems engineering as part of the Radar Capabilities Development Department. This department provides the full range of systems design and analysis-related activities in support of SAS radar programs.

These activities include:

  • Development of mathematical algorithms for radar signal processing and calibration
  • Computer modeling and simulation of sensor physics and phenomenology
  • Performance predictions and analysis of data received from radars on various platforms
  • Design and development of radar waveforms
  • Technical presentations to both internal and external customers
  • Technical team leadership participating in technical peer reviews throughout the product lifecycle of design, development, integration and test, and flight test requirements verification
  • Interface with their team lead, team members, and other teams (SW and HW) on a daily basis
  • Conduct or participate in customer and/or program technical review presentations, and provide task progress status updates and work products to the team lead.

Required Skills:

  • Knowledge of basic radar operations: Doppler Filtering, Pulse Compression, Calibration, and Antenna Array processing
  • Knowledge of radar signal processing techniques, mathematical algorithms, analytic techniques and computer simulations
  • Experience in Matlab, C++, Python, or related languages
  • Experience in modeling and simulation
  • Must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance
  • This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs a U.S. Security Clearance within one year of start date.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.


Desired Skills:

  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Please upload an unofficial transcript when applying)
  • Able to effectively multi-task multiple tasks and priority actions
  • Able to work in large teams in dynamic environment
  • Work experience in radar design, development, integration and test
  • Expertise in Matlab, C++, or related languages
  • Experience in software development of embedded, real-time complex systems
  • Experience in hardware and software integration of embedded, real-time complex systems
  • Experience in radar data analysis and problem resolution; especially with respect to surveillance radar
  • Graduate level coursework in and/or work experience in digital filtering, linear algebra, stochastic processes, estimation theory, and detection theory

Required Education (including major): Must have a BS / BA from an accredited university with a major in Engineering, Physics, Math, or other related field by Summer 2019 or have graduated within 18 months prior to start date.

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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.