Principal Systems Engineer - Military veterans preferred

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  full-time   employee

Colorado Springs
United States

System Engineer DTS Architect


As member of the Integration & Test (I&T) Functional Area of the Missile Defense National Team for Command and Control, Battle Management, and 6/Communications (C2BMC) (aka C2BMC NT), you will coordinate, develop and maintain analysis and test tracking tools.

In performance of these tasks, the Tools Developer will be responsible for
assisting with the planning, scheduling and development of verification analysis tools ensuring proper backup/archiving of test products and analysis datasets. In addition you will develop and maintain analysis tools in accordance with requirements provided by the test analysts including Excel-based tools (VBA) and ETL (Extract/Transform/Load) tools created in JAVA.

Technical Skill Required:

  • Experience developing tools to evaluate software, algorithms and processes that enable the Command and Control, Battle Management and Communications (C2BMC) element of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS)
  • Knowledge of the integration and testing of Command & Control systems with applied relevance to basic architectures utilized in the BMDS environment and focused for C2BMC to include external C2BMC element interfaces
  • Able to assist test tool analysts with technical troubleshooting and analysis of test traceability and analysis tools
  • Development and maintenance of relational databases
  • Manipulation of large data sets
  • Spreadsheet analysis, and associated tools
  • Experience in the use of software test and analysis tools, requirements traceability tools such as DOORS
  • Use of discrepancy tracking tools such as Rational ClearQuest
  • Use of tools for test automation; JAVA software, SQL queries
  • Analysis experience must involve characterizing system or software performance using test results, reporting the characterization to subsequent users, and contributing to performance assessment of program system engineers.
  • Experience may come from independent efforts and/or participation in a small test team
  • Experience with BMDS elements or components, to include operational systems (e.g., Aegis, Patriot, GMD, THAAD, SBX, Aegis) in either a test or operational environment
  • Experience in the use of COTS modeling, simulation and analysis tools

Desired skills:
Analysis tools (e.g., S-Plus, Perl scripting, MATLAB)
Experience in software development (e.g., C++/C# or visual studio) or the development and use of software test and analysis tools
Web development, process improvement, and/or causal analysis experience.

Education Required:
Technical BA/BS (Engineering, Computer Science, Math) plus 8 years technical expereince or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Candidate is expected to travel as needed (less than 10%) but the majority of work will be conducted at Schriever AFB. Some non-standard work hours are possible intermittently.

Clearance Requirement: Active/Current Secret Clearance

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment. 145875

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.