Sr. Principal Electrical Engineer – IPTL - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Job Description:

The Space Systems RF and Communications Electronics department in Raytheon’s Space and Airborne Systems’ Hardware Engineering Center is seeking a Tier 1 Integrated Product Team (IPT) Lead. The IPT Lead is responsible for the development of electronics. The IPT Lead will manage a multi-disciplinary group of engineers as well as operations and supply chain. The IPT Lead develops and administers budgets, schedules, and performance standards. The IPT Lead achieves milestones on-time and within allotted budget while managing his/her staff. He/she solve issues that impede program progress, allowing core staff to concentrate on their Work Products at hand. He/she will be responsible for completing financial Estimate at Complete (EAC), program Gate reviews, and facilitate independent Peer reviews of all Work Products. He/she will also participate in new business activities including proposals, preparing bids, and developing basis of estimates.

The IPT Lead shall act independently, guided only by very broad company policies and objectives. The IPT Lead shall be able to apply advanced principles, theories, concepts, and techniques to provide solutions to a variety of technical problems which requires coordination of technologies across program requirements. The IPT Lead shall lead briefings and technical meetings for internal and external stakeholders / customers.

Required Skills:

  • At least 10 years plus, of industry experience in Aerospace and Defense
  • At least four years of demonstrated project leadership including cost, schedule, and technical responsibility of complex military electronics subsystems
  • Experience leading electronics development valued at >$25M (labor and material)
  • At least 10Years participating in the design, development, and production of complex military electronics subsystems
  • Earned Value / Control Account Manager Certified
  • Experience developing and maintaining complex integrated master schedules
  • Experience with Department of Defense acquisition processes
  • Experience with developing technical baselines and cost volumes in response to Request for Proposals from the government
  • Ability to obtain higher levels of security clearance including special access
  • US citizenship is required, with an active DoD Security Clearance

Desired Skills:

  • Strong presentation creation and delivery experience
  • Experience designing embedded processors and FPGAs
  • Familiar with VHDL
  • Familiar with Factory Test Equipment Development and/or experience in ASIC development for space programs
  • Strong working knowledge of Earned Value Management methods are also highly desired
  • Patents and publications are also a plus

Required Education:
A Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or equivalent.

Desired Education:
Advanced degrees (Masters or Ph.D.)

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 will need a U.S. Security Clearance to start

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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.