Senior Radar Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) is the provider of the Advanced Electrical Scanned Radar (APG-79 AESA) Sensor System for the U.S. Navy’s F/A-18 Aircraft and Air Force’s F/A-15 Aircraft. This AESA Systems provides the war fighter with the most accurate and timely information available for the network-centric battlefield. The SEIT RF Systems Department supports the development of new capabilities and this key contributor will interface with the Chief Engineer and program office on the APG-79/82 systems during development and sell off.

The Systems Engineering Integration and Test (SEIT) organization is seeking engineering leaders committed and passionate about creating innovative and cost-effective Verification and Validation solutions.

The activities and requirements in this job include:

  • Provide technical leadership in advanced radar systems development engineering
  • Work closely with engineering functional and technical management to ensure on time deliveries
  • EVMS Certified required and need to be able to present financial status
  • Experience with Government Programs
  • Experience with lab processes and hardware testing
  • Experienced at leading hardware, and software integration and system verification efforts necessary for the efficient sell-off of advances radar systems
  • This role will be the primary technical point of contact for the engineering issues related to the cost and schedule performance on a development effort
  • Performs system testing, test reporting, updating of test procedures and generation of sell-off reports and earned value reporting
  • Knowledgeable in systems engineering and IV&V engineering principles
  • Ability to work in a high paced, high demand laboratory factory shift environment
  • Understand the verification of system as well as software requirements
Required Skills:
  • Minimum of 10 years work related experience
  • DoD Security Clearance as of Day One of Employment, with the ability to obtain a Top Secret Clearance and/or a SSBI/Special Access clearance
  • U.S. Citizenship Status is required as this position will require the ability to access US Only data systems.
  • Experience with AESA Radar Systems and relevant experience with AESA Radar System Integration, Test, Verification and Validation
  • Experience executing and integration and test procedures on Radar Systems
  • Experience supporting testing of AESA Radars in the lab
  • Experience investigating software stability issues, flight test problem reports, and developing solutions to the problems
  • Experience parsing, reducing, transferring radar flight test and integration data in a classified environment
  • Proven technical competence in a complex system development environment
Desired Skills:
  • Work in a development environment involving Hardware/Software and familiar with Radar Testing.
  • The position requires a solid understanding of Test Automation, and Troubleshooting
Required Education:
  • BS Degree in Engineering, Math, Science or related Technical Discipline
Desired Education:
  • MS Degree in Engineering Math or Science or related Technical Degree

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.