University Programs: Systems Engineer I - Military veterans preferred

2019-09-12
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


El Segundo
California
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to secure the Interim Secret Security Clearance needed for this position may result in an offer of employment being rescinded.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.

Job Description:
Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) is the leading provider of radar sensor systems. We provide war fighters the most accurate and timely information available for the network-centric battlefield. This position is specifically for a Systems Engineer to provide algorithm systems engineering as part of the Radar Capabilities Development Department. This department provides the full range of systems design and analysis-related activities in support of SAS radar programs.

These activities include:

  • Development of mathematical algorithms for radar signal processing and calibration
  • Computer modeling and simulation of sensor physics and phenomenology
  • Performance predictions and analysis of data received from radars on various platforms
  • Design and development of radar waveforms
  • Technical presentations to both internal and external customers
  • Technical team leadership participating in technical peer reviews throughout the product lifecycle of design, development, integration and test, and flight test requirements verification
  • Interface with their team lead, team members, and other teams (SW and HW) on a daily basis
  • Conduct or participate in customer and/or program technical review presentations, and provide task progress status updates and work products to the team lead.

Required Skills:
  • Able to effectively multi-task multiple tasks and priority actions
  • Able to work in large teams in dynamic environment
  • Experience in Matlab, C++, Python, or related languages
  • 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. Interim Security Clearance prior to start date.
Desired Skills:
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Please upload an unofficial transcript when applying)
  • Experience in modeling and simulation
  • Knowledge of basic radar operations: Doppler Filtering, Pulse Compression, Calibration, and Antenna Array processing
  • Work experience in radar design, development, integration and test
  • Expertise in Matlab, C++, or related languages
  • Experience in software development of embedded, real-time complex systems
  • Experience in hardware and software integration of embedded, real-time complex systems
  • Experience in radar data analysis and problem resolution; especially with respect to surveillance radar
  • Graduate level coursework in and/or work experience in digital filtering, linear algebra, stochastic processes, estimation theory, and detection theory
Required Education (including major):
  • Must have a BS from an Accredited University with a major in Engineering, Physics, Math, or other related field by summer 2020 or have graduated within 18 months prior to start date.
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