Are you a Subject Matter Expert in hypersonic vehicle guidance design and performance systems?
Do you have a strong desire to work on projects that are critical to the defense of our nation?
Do you enjoy leading and working on dynamic teams where you mentor others?
If you can answer "yes" to these questions, we want to talk to you!
We are Raytheon Missile Systems, a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets where you’ll be part of a diverse global team working together to solve some of the most demanding challenges on the planet. We are seeking an experienced GNC engineering professional with expertise in missile guidance design, integration, and performance analysis to develop systems for hypersonic applications. We offer competitive salaries, benefits and a comprehensive relocation package.
This is a senior technical expert position within the Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) Center performing guidance system design and analysis, integration support, and system performance assessment for hypersonic missiles. The Senior Hypersonic Guidance Systems Engineer will apply knowledge of guidance algorithms, Kalman filtering, inertial sensors, and analysis of missile performance - both in simulation and flight test. The engineer will develop solutions to complex problems that require application of advanced technical principles. The role often requires acting independently to uncover and resolve issues associated with development and implementation of hypersonic guidance system designs. The Hypersonic Guidance Systems Engineer will guide the successful completion of major program efforts and support technical leadership. The individual will represent the organization as an expert within the field of guidance and control, while interacting with senior leadership to plan and execute programs to accomplish long-range objectives.
Key Responsibilities (Essential Functions):
Development of hypersonic guidance algorithm architectures and requirements
Implementation of advanced guidance algorithms to maximize performance of hypersonic systems
Coding of algorithms in higher order computer languages
Creation of simulation models and embedded software
Analysis of hypersonic air vehicle performance both in simulation and flight test
Required Education, Skills, and Experience:
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.