Senior Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Annapolis Junction
United States

***This position and any offer associated are contingent on award of contract and acceptance of clearance by customer***

Raytheon’s Applied Signal Technology Division is seeking engineers who strive for excellence and have a passion to be part of a team that strengthens our nation and improves the security of our world.

With locations in Sunnyvale and Anaheim Hills, CA, Salt Lake City, UT, McLean, VA, and Annapolis Junction, MD, Raytheon AST provides trusted strategic and tactical SIGINT solutions that protect the interests of the U.S. and its partners. AST’s work in areas such as high-capacity broadband communications, signal processing and analysis, tactical SIGINT, and wireless communications continually challenges our extraordinary engineers to solve problems and make the world a safer place. AST’s work environment is dynamic, highly collaborative and provides engineers the freedom to strengthen and expand their skills, explore new and innovative ideas, and work directly with our nation’s finest service members all while embracing integrity, diversity and work-life balance. Raytheon offers generous reward and recognition programs in compensation, broad career development opportunities, excellent health care options, educational assistance, parental leave, flexible work schedules, 401(k) with matching, paid holidays and paid time off.

Whether you wish to live near and experience the California coast, the Maryland shores, our Nation’s capital, or Utah’s lakes and mountains, Raytheon AST encourages you to consider exploring the unique and rewarding opportunities our cutting-edge-technology team can offer.

**This particular position can be staffed in Annapolis Junction, MD only.

As a Senior Engineer you will help the Customer by performing tasks to modernize programs, systems and processes. Tasks consist of gathering and documenting system requirements and processes; planning and documenting required system updates; and planning, optimizing and standardizing data flows.

Required Skills

  • Minimum of 5 years engineering experience.
  • Experience with NiagraFiles, data transport services, data processing systems, and cross domain solutions.
  • XML experience.
  • Experience with Streaming Object Transport Format (SOTF), Binary Metadata Encoded (BME) formats, and other standard agency data formats.
  • Strong LINUX background.
  • Within the last 7 years, a minimum of 5 years' experience in four (4) of these specializations:
    • Signal Analysis
    • Modern Telecommunication Systems and Networks
    • Telephony Switching Systems
    • Communication Systems
    • Cellular/Personal Communication Systems
    • TDM/PCM Multiplexing, Modulation. Switching Systems
    • Packet Switching Systems
    • System Engineering practices and methods
    • Operating Systems
    • Advanced networking and telecommunication protocols
  • Within the last 5 years, a minimum of 3 years development, integration, test, and installation experience; to include generating system/component specifications, recommending solutions, preparing test plans and procedures, and conducting tests (stand-alone, DT&E, OAT&E).
  • Within the last 5 years, a minimum of 3 years’ experience with the functionality and inter-processing of packet-based and circuit-based hardware and software solutions – to include configuring, changing, and optimizing solutions.
  • Current TS/SCI with Full Scope Poly
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Desired Skills
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a leadership position providing technical supervision to other engineering personnel; solving varied technical/scientific problems; and generating and reviewing designs for technical accuracy, completeness and appropriateness in light of objectives, budget, and schedule.
  • BLOODYMARY experience.

Required Education:
BS degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math (STEM), or related field.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems. 143731

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.