Field Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Job Description: Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services is seeking Field Engineers to perform engineering duties onboard forward deployed ships for the Joint Precision Approach and Landing System (JPALS) Program. (JPALS) is a differential, GPS-based precision landing system that guides aircraft onto carriers and amphibious assault ships in all weather and surface conditions. These positions are remote assignments with multiple deployments of varying length onboard OCONUS ship platforms. Duties include monitoring, maintenance, and repair of system and ancillary equipment.

Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
§ Experience with troubleshooting and repair of analog and digital circuitry including power supplies, fault detection circuitry, microwave components, GPS and waveguide.
§ Experience in performing data analysis to determine what system, subsystem and components require action to improve system performance.
§ Ability to comprehend electronic schematic drawings and documentation.
§ Good oral and written communication skills required including the preparation and presentation of technical reports.
§ Existing DOD final SECRET clearance.

Desired Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
§ At least two years of similar experience
§ Knowledge of embedded software design and PLC background.
§ Familiarity in the proper use and care of various electronic test equipment including logic and spectrum analyzers.
§ Network administrator knowledge and experience a plus.
§ Familiarity with government operations security requirements.
§ Familiarity with US Navy operations security requirements.
§ Military Quality Assurance training and experience.
§ Good understanding of shipboard safety requirements.

Required Education (including Major):

BS in Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering/Physics/Mathematics/Computer Science. 8 years plus of related experience can substitute for education.

Other Requirements:
This position is required to have an existing Secret Security Clearance. This position is located on a forward deployed vessel that spends a lot of time at sea. Candidates must not be hindered by motion sickness and must be able to pass a maritime physical.

Raytheon is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.


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.