Sr Systems Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

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 analysis support as part of the Airborne Early Warning Reconnaissance and Surveillance 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 automated analysis of formal qualification tests and field acceptance tests
  • Generation of formal analysis test reports for delivery to the customer
  • Computer modeling and simulation of sensor physics and phenomenology
  • Performance predictions and analysis of data received from radars on various platforms
  • Development and maintenance of system requirements and system architectures, to include participation in requirements trade studies as well as internal and customer working groups
  • Interface between members of the systems, software, hardware, and test engineering teams
  • Technical presentations to both internal and external customers
  • Technical participation in peer reviews throughout the product lifecycle of design, development, integration and test, and field test requirements verification
  • Participate in customer and program review presentations to provide status updates and work products

Required Skills:
  • 6 years or more of experience developing mathematical algorithms or quantitative analysis techniques
  • Experience with MATLAB, C/C++, and/or Python
  • Demonstrated interpersonal communication and presentation skills both verbal and written
  • Strong mathematical background and desire to learn and contribute to a team-oriented environment
  • Must have an active DoD Secret or higher security clearance prior to commencing work
  • U.S. Citizenship and ability to access to US only data systems
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment

Desired Skills:
  • Able to effectively perform multiple tasks and prioritize actions
  • Work experience in requirements and system architecture development and maintenance
  • Strong background in signal processing, modeling, and simulation
  • Knowledge or experience with DOORS
  • Experience working on a technical team of Systems Engineers and Analysts
  • Graduate level coursework or work experience in digital filtering, linear algebra, stochastic processes, estimation theory, and detection theory

Required Education:
  • B.S. in Engineering, Physics, Math, or related discipline

Desired Education:
  • Advanced degree(s) in Engineering, Physics, Math, Systems Engineering, or related discipline

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.