Systems Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

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Raytheon is looking for a junior systems engineer with insatiable curiosity to join a high-performing team of Systems Engineers, software developers and scientists to address critical national security challenges.

The candidate will work closely with senior engineers to support systems requirement analysis as well as integration tasks for a collection of advanced research efforts in an Agile development environment.

The candidate will need to be adaptable and comfortable working with the customer, SETA and other program stakeholders to develop the system level CONOPs and work with program stakeholders to integrate solutions into the architecture.

This work will be performed in a dynamic R&D environment demanding rapid response and flexibility.

This position requires an active TS/SCI SSBI clearance w/CI poly.

Validated TSSCI clearances are eligible for sign on bonus amounts up to $40,000.

This work will be based in Chantilly, VA.

Required Skills:

  • 2+ years of experience in Systems Engineering or other engineering roles
  • This position requires an active TS/SCI SSBI clearance w/CI poly.
  • Ability to provide systems engineering and integrator support
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team setting
  • Demonstrated self-starter – proactive in determining goals and objectives and pursuing the necessary course of action
  • Attention to details

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with Agile development processes
  • Experience with GEOINT and/or SIGINT
  • Strong in math and analytical skills
  • Experience working in the modeling and simulation environment
  • Experience with DevOps
  • Experience to understand operational needs and ability to translate them into system CONOPS and design

Education Requirements:

  • BS in Systems Engineering, Management Information Systems, Science, Mathematics, or equivalent STEM education and 2+ years of professional experience

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


    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.