Principal Electrical Engineer - CAM - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Job Description
Raytheon is looking for individuals with a proven track record leading teams as a Cost Account Manager (CAM) in the areas of RF and Microwave design to work with our team of experts within the Receiver and Exciter Hardware Design Group. You will be working in tandem with a talented team on the development of next generation Receiver Exciter technologies for Airborne Radars.
A successful candidate will be an experienced CAM and possess the ability to work in a high octane environment and work closely with an Integrated Product Team Lead (IPTL) who manages engineers involved in the development of requirements, architecture, design, analysis, detailed trade studies, simulation and test of RF and Microwave circuits and Integrated Microwave Assemblies (IMAs). A successful candidate will have some technical knowledge and understanding of the products being managed.

The applicant will work in tandem with a Tier I or Tier II IPTL and help execute programs to meet program specifications within allocated cost and schedule. They will prepare and manage staffing and loading across the period of performance, lead cost trade-offs, manage risks and opportunities, organize and lead team meetings, internal design reviews, and program and customer reviews.

The candidate must be experienced in the use of Earned Value Management System (EVMS) and will report weekly EV metrics along with variances. They will prepare and present Program Performance Reviews (PPRs), Variance Analysis Reviews (VARs), Estimate At Completion (EACs) and other reports for periodic meetings. They will be responsible to evaluate performance of the program and take necessary actions to keep the program within cost & schedule while identifying and mitigating program risks.
The individual should be self-motivated and be prepared to work with a focused and dynamic team with an innovative, yet schedule oriented mindset. The candidate must have a proven track record as a CAM. They will have engagement with an IPTL, program managers and functional management to align staffing with program needs. They will also be engaged with customers, vendors and outside suppliers including sub-contract management and oversight.

Required Skills:

  • Must have at least 8 years of related experience in RF/Microwave circuits, subsystems design, leadership, IPTL and CAM
  • Requires a demonstrative and working knowledge of EVMS
  • Must be EVMS Certified
  • Understanding of RF and Microwave Design and Testing
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. DOD Secret Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:
  • Front Line Leadership Training
  • Program Management Certification, or Equivalent
  • SCRUM or Agile Training and/or Experience
  • Special Access Clearances

Required Education: Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, or related technical discipline.

Desired Education: Master’s degree or PhD in Electrical Engineering or related technical 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.