Sr Electrical Engineer I - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

The Microelectronics Engineering and Technology (MET) department is seeking candidates for a position as a Senior Electrical Engineer with experience with semiconductor device reliability to be part of a team to develop next generation microwave and millimeter wave GaN and GaAs semiconductor devices and circuits. The MET department designs and manufactures compound semiconductor devices, millimeter/microwave integrated circuits (MMICs) and modules for defense and commercial applications and is a part of Raytheon Electrical Engineering Directorate (EDD).

In this role, the successful candidate will employ the following skills:
  • Knowledge: Familiar with the area of device Reliability; have the ingenuity and resourcefulness to be able to develop advanced technologies and concepts.
  • Discretion: Act independently and as part of a team to uncover and resolve issues.
  • Vision: Support the development of METs strategic semiconductor reliability roadmaps, innovative measurements systems, and new characterization techniques.
  • Impact: Provide the innovation and maturation of new technologies and concepts resulting in new product/business opportunities for Raytheon.
  • Liaison: Report to program management and key spokesperson on reliably issues.

Required Education and Experience:
  • BSEE or device physics plus minimum of 4 years of experience OR MSEE or device physics plus minimum of 2 years of experience.
  • Experience with RF and DC reliability measurements and /or stress testing on semiconductor GaN and GaAS devices.
  • Experience with either Arrhenius, or FIT or MTTF data analysis
  • Experience with Failure Mode Effect Analysis (FMEA) techniques
Desired Skills:
  • PhD in electrical engineering or device physics
  • Capability to facilitate standard reliability tasks
  • Ability to perform and advance device, circuit, and module reliability measurements
  • Willingness to interact and support teams of device and circuit designers, device modeling engineers, failure analysis experts and test engineers
  • Experience with on-wafer reliability testing techniques and device characterization
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance
  • Experience with identifying and understanding device failure mechanisms
  • Experience using different types of die attach and carriers and knowledgeable on their effects on device reliability
  • Experience with various failure analysis techniques including but not limited to electrical tests, visual inspections, Scanning Electron Microscope (SEM), Transmission Electron Microscope (TEM), Focused Ion Beam (FIB)
  • Statistical and data analysis background

KEYWORDS: Reliability, RF, Microwave, Millimeter-wave, microelectronics, Senior Electrical Engineer, device 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.