Jr. Systems Engineer - EWS Test & Integration - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

United States

Electronic Warfare, Systems Engineering Integration & Test (SEIT) within Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems has an immediate opportunity for an early-career Systems Engineer to support EW program needs in Goleta or Pt. Mugu, CA. This is an excellent career opportunity for someone with some experience in or exposure to in Radar and Electronic Attack (EA) and/or Electronic Surveillance (ES) systems, and a good systems engineering foundation in design and analysis, performing trade studies, performance analysis, requirements development, requirements allocation, requirements management, documentation, and technical presentations to customers.

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The candidate will need to be able to work with the customer to understand mission needs and requirements; will have an opportunity to apply problem solving and critical thinking skills for conducting investigations into Operational Flight Programs; will need to be able to have a working knowledge of software languages supporting software investigations.
The candidate will be responsible for identifying solutions to provide resolution of customer performance reports; and will have an opportunity to work with senior engineers in a lab environment allowing for hands on interaction with EW products.

Required Skills:

Minimum 2 years of experience in one or more areas of the system development lifecycle, from system requirements and system design through integration and test.

Experience in applying engineering concepts for problem solving using critical thinking skills.

Familiarity with MATLAB or similar performance analysis tools.

Relevant experience with detailed data and test analysis along with report generation.

Requires solid verbal and written communication skills required to support technical briefings and customer engagements.

Occasional business travel is required.

Must be a U.S. Citizen with Active (or active within past 24 months) DoD Secret Clearance.

Desired Skills:

Working knowledge of Radio Frequency concepts as applied to technologies such as amplifiers and related microwave modules.
Electronic Warfare knowledge and experience with understanding of threat systems, mission analysis, and Concept of Operations.
Ability to work independently to determine & develop approach to solutions.
Rhapsody and other modeling environments
DOORS and other requirements management applications.
Experience working with lab test equipment and within a test environment.
Brawler, AFSIM, ESAMS, Suppressor, and other mission analysis tools.

Required Education: BS in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM); advanced degree(s) preferred

This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.


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.