Radar Mode Analyst - Military veterans preferred

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

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  full-time   employee


El Segundo
California
United States

This engineering position requires a high degree of radar systems technical competency and creativity. The Senior Systems Engineer I contributes to the technical performance of activities in the fighter control radar product family, engineering decisions impacting H/W, OFP, radar capabilities development, integration, verification, and work products delivery while ensuring the product meets all technical specifications, operational requirements and customer expectations.

The Senior Systems Engineer I contributes to development aspects of production programs within the Fighter Control Radar product family which includes design completion and integration, performance analysis, critical trade studies, statistical performance modeling and predictions, flight test analysis, data reduction, and modes/capabilities verification to ensure requirements compliance.

The Senior Systems Engineer I reports to one of the Section Managers in the Tactical Radar Systems Department and is assigned to the Fighter Control Radar program area in Secured Sensor Solutions (SSS) Mission Area.

Applicants will be subject to a security investigation and must meet minimum qualifications for access to classified information.

***US Citizenship required as selected candidate will need a clearance day one of employment***

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 4 years of experience with the following areas related to radar systems: AESA radar development, architectural trade studies, signal processing, tactical radar sensor platform, A/A, A/G, synthetic aperture radar imaging, radar capabilities/performance prediction, flight test data analysis, integration and verification in SIL.
  • Experience with fighter control radar product family, radar H/W and S/W architecture, and mode development, integration, and verification
  • Experience with physical limitations to implementing complex algorithms in real hardware, and the ability to allocate high level performance requirements to the modes and hardware
  • Active DoD Secret clearance
  • US Citizenship
  • Ability to access US Only Data

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge of Systems level Concept of Operations
  • F15, F18, Gen4/Gen4 radar experience
  • Analysis which predicts overall system performance, error margins and performance budgets (link budget)
  • Work with customer(s) to understand requirements for system performance, quality, reliability, and top level costs.
  • Active DoD Top Secret Clearance
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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.