University Programs: Systems Engineer I - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

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As a Defense Contractor, there are specific programs requiring a certain level of Security Clearance and Special access for assigned staff. The selected candidate will be required to secure these accesses. Not being able to secure the Secret Security Clearance needed for this position may result in an offer of employment being rescinded. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a Security Clearance.

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.

Job Description:
This position is for an RF Engineer who will be a member of a production team responsible for delivering a system of systems to the customer. The RF Engineer will assist the RF lead in calibrating, integrating and analyzing the system to ensure it meets specifications. The RF engineer will also assist in developing test procedures and processes as well as communicating daily with operators, customers, managers, and engineers associated with production test.

Required Skills:

  • Ability to grasp concepts quickly and work independently
  • Ability to present and articulate ideas and solutions to the engineering team
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic team environment
  • Familiarity with MATLAB
  • The ability to multi-task and deliver sound technical results
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
Desired Skills:
  • Active Secret or Top Secret Clearance
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Please upload an unofficial transcript when applying)
  • Experience in RF Engineering
  • Understanding of RF calibration and measurement for components and assemblies
  • Ability to test, analyze and troubleshoot software and hardware
  • Laser tracker and Nearfield Scan Measurement experience
Required Education:
  • B.S Degree in Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, or Related discipline; by summer 2020 or have graduated within 18 months prior to start date.

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.