Principal Electrical Engr - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon Company Space and Airborne Systems business unit is seeking a highly motivated, experienced Digital Design Engineer to work on Radar and Electro-Optical control and processing electronics product development for defense applications. The position is located in Aurora Colorado.

The Electro-Optical Space Electronics Department is seeking a Principal Electrical Engineer to lead the development of the next-generation of electronics for space applications. The successful candidate is responsible for the unit design, performs worst case circuit analysis (WCCA), simulation, test, and integration of mixed signal/analog modules for Electro-Optical Space and Airborne applications. The candidate must also be experienced in all aspects of circuit card design from concept through delivery, including integration and checkout support at higher level assemblies as evidenced by multiple successful design completions. The position will function in a multi-disciplined design team across multiple projects. The successful candidate will be expected to apply rigorous and systematic design processes while adhering to design checklists to ensure total design compliance and utilizing WCCA to quantitatively predict the circuit's functional performance. At Raytheon SAS, circuit design is synonymous with WCCA, which allows for improved performance predictions, better risk assessments, and more accurate margins on key performance metrics.

This position will interface with Integrated Product Team Leads (IPTL) and other engineering disciplines to ensure program objectives are achieved.

Duties include design and analysis of analog and mixed-signal circuit cards, technical leadership and oversight of customer integrated design products, execution of Raytheon product development processes and technical risk assessments, deployment and improvement of design processes, technology planning and roadmap alignment, and mentoring junior engineers.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 8 years of related experience in:
  • Product design, WCCA/analysis, and test of Mixed Signal Modules for space applications
  • Able to function and collaborate in multi-disciplined design teams across multiple projects
  • Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks at a time
  • Experience designing electronics for space applications
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date

Desired Skills:
Experience using Mentor Graphics Design & Analysis Suite
Matlab experience
Knowledge of software and/or FPGA code development
Experience with intellectual property generation (patents & publications)
Team and project leadership skills
Knowledge of Earned Value Management System
Existing DoD Security Clearance
Prior experience in Defense or Aerospace

Required Education:
Bachelors of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering

Desired Education:
Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, or Computer Engineering

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.

About Raytheon:
Go further. Outdo yourself. Set a mission and accomplish it with Raytheon. As a world-leading supplier of defense and aerospace systems, Raytheon is your partner for achieving professional success. Our Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) is a world leader in integrated systems and solutions for advanced missions.

As a Raytheon employee, you will enjoy comprehensive healthcare coverage including medical, prescription drug, vision and dental care, as well as Healthcare & Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts. Your financial well-being will be supported through our saving and investment plan, stock ownership plan, and retirement benefits. Move over, we offer flexible work arrangements and provide various other forms of employee assistance.

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This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 145077

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.