Principal Electrical Engr - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Job Description:
Raytheon Company Space and Airborne Systems business unit is seeking a highly motivated, experienced Electrical Engineer to work on Electronic Warfare (EW) and electronics product development for defense applications. The position will be located in Goleta, California.

The candidate will be responsible for design and development of Electronic Warfare & Radar Warning Receiver (RWR) products & Electronic Warfare subsystems derived from system level requirements, developing associated architectures, performing electrical design and electrical design analysis, implementing design solutions, performing simulations, and performing analysis and testing of associated hardware in a laboratory or chamber setting. He/she will generate subsystem requirements documents and specifications. He/she will become familiar with the latest technology trends in the area of Electronic Warfare systems. The candidate will work in the product development team environment with system and software engineers. This position may require occasional business related travel.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 8 years of experience in design, firmware design and testing, or 6 years with a related Master’s degree
  • Experience with block diagrams, parts lists and design review packages for complex electronics
  • Hands-on experience in testing of electronic products using high-speed oscilloscopes, signal generators, spectrum analyzers, waveform generators, and debugging tools
  • Minimum 4 years of experience with schematic capture, firmware or simulation design tools.
  • Possess skills to handle fast pace and dynamic product development environment
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Secret Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:
  • Experience designing airborne Electronic equipment.
  • Electrical Design and analysis with Mentor Graphics Expedition.
  • Demonstrated Project Lead Engineering skills, including Earned Value Management

Required Education: Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering (or equivalent)

Desired Education: Master’s Degree (or higher) in Electrical Engineering 147555

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.