Senior Principal Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

The Janus program within the Space and Airborne System (SAS) Advanced Concepts and Technologies (ACT) business is currently looking for a Senior Level Systems Engineer to provide systems design expertise for the program in various stages of the product life cycle as a lead and individual contributor as required.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum ten (10) years of experience in one or more of the following technical domains: EO/IR systems engineering, electronics engineering, sensor related mechanical engineering, modeling and simulation, software engineering;
  • Minimum six (6) plus years of systems engineering experience with exposure in one or more of the following domains: requirements analysis and development; system performance analysis; integration and verification; and subsystem or system architecture development;
  • Generate analysis necessary to justify and recommend sensor solutions to the customer;
  • Past work experience interacting with multidisciplinary teams of system design professionals including electrical, mechanical, software, training, field support, and logistics engineers;
  • Prior work experience giving technical briefs or presentations after synthesizing or generating technical materials from multidisciplinary sources;
  • Proposal development and generation of Basis of Estimates;
  • Current DoD Secret clearance is required
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense Top Secret Clearance
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. 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:
  • Current DoD TS/SSBI clearance
  • Matlab and/or C++ experience
  • Modeling and Simulation experience
  • Ability to visualize system functionality, to create block diagrams, and to analyze system performance
  • Ability to analyze issues and define solutions
  • Ability to perform trade studies to optimize system performance
  • Understanding of Systems Engineering Product Development Cycle
  • Strong communication and leadership skills including effective written, verbal, and listening skills

Required Education:
  • Bachelors of Science degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Math or Physics

Desired Education:
  • Masters of Science degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Math or Physics

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.