Sr Mechanical Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

2019-05-18
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Tucson
Arizona
United States

The Electrical Subsystems Directorate (ESD), Electro-Optical (EO) Products and Technologies Department is currently searching for a Cryogenics Systems Design Engineer with design and analysis skills, interest and/or experience in cryogenics systems, component fabrication, and testing. Chosen team member will work with multi-discipline teams supporting military programs in the development and production phases of infrared sensors. Assignments may include design and analysis of high pressure gas supply assemblies, Joule-Thompson coolers, Stirling coolers, working closely with component suppliers, troubleshooting EO systems, and providing solutions to a variety of EO problems of moderate scope and complexity. Candidate should be capable of leading small teams and will work closely with Integrated Product Team Leads/Program Managers ensuring engineering requirements are defined, risks are managed and schedules/budgets are met. Candidate will work under limited supervision while exercising responsibility in determining and meeting the technical, financial, and schedule objectives of projects. As a Cryogenics Systems Engineer, decisions are data driven in nature and require preparing technical justification analysis reports as well as presenting to a variety of Engineering and Program Review Boards.

Please note: This position will be either a Senior Mechanical Engineer II or Principal Mechanical Engineer depending on the candidates skills and experience.


Required Technical Skills:

  • Minimum 8 years related work experience
  • Mechanical aptitude to provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity
  • Fluid, pneumatic, or cryogenics systems design, analysis, or fabrication experience
  • Cryogenics System Design familiarity
  • Thermodynamic and Heat Transfer Analysis
  • Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance

Desired Technical Skills:
  • Structural Analysis
  • Working knowledge of Pro/Engineer

Critical Soft Skills:
  • Ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Strong interpersonal skills working in a team environment with positive interaction
  • Excellent Written, Verbal, and presentation Skills
  • Ability to travel to government and other facilities in support of program activities

Required Education:
  • Mechanical Engineering/Physics
  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Master’s degree preferred

This position requires the successful issuance, transfer or maintenance of any clearances and/or accesses necessary for the position. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Additional detail regarding security clearance factors can be obtained by accessing the DISCO website at
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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.