Principal Systems Engineer – Simulators - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services is looking for Principal Systems Engineer - Simulators to join our Advanced Mission Solutions program team in Aurora, Colorado.

Would you like to work in a collaborative environment at a state of the art facility in Colorado? Then join our Raytheon team of engineers solving problems that make the world a safer place and help to secure our great nation! Come support those who provide us with all the freedoms we enjoy.

Our facility in Aurora, CO offers amenities that create work and life balance. On site we have a 24/7 fitness facility, health center, cafeteria, collaboration rooms and dynamic break areas for easy conversation and socialization. Additionally, employee appreciation lunches, bonus opportunities, and great benefits that include medical, dental, vision, 401K match, flexible work schedule - just to name a few. Click here to view a brief video and learn more:

The Principal Systems Engineer – Simulators will be a senior team member of a dynamic and multidiscipline development team within the Advanced Mission Solutions (AMS) program area. Responsibilities will span the development life cycle to include development, qualification testing, fielding and customer support. The Principal Systems Engineer will be the technical expert on the software and hardware-based simulators working with our teammates to develop, manufacture and deploy these products. Tasks include development and maintenance of requirements, maintaining architectural models, chairing technical exchanges and working with teammates to resolve technical issues. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in systems engineering, the development of simulators and experience on multi-contractor teams.

This position is eligible for a Sign on Bonus up to 40k for a candidate with a current TS/SCI and that can be verified and hired at Raytheon.

Security Clearance: Must be a US Citizen and have an active TS/SCI or DoD TS clearance

Required Skills:

  • US Citizen with current/existing TS/SCI or DoD TS security clearance
  • Minimum 8+ years of related systems engineering work experience
  • Experience with spacecraft command and control
  • Experience with DOORS
  • Experience with Microsoft Office suite (e.g. Project, PowerPoint, Excel and Word)
  • Experience establishing and maintaining good working relationships with all levels of the organization, including Government customer, program leadership, and support organizations
  • Good understanding of software and hardware development processes and their application to programs
  • High level of integrity and strong work ethic
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ability to work within a team
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Must be willing and able to travel, as required
Desired Skills:
  • Experience with Sparx Enterprise Architect
  • Familiar with simulator development, integration and test
  • Familiar with digital signal processing
  • Experience with agile design, development, and testing processes
Required Education (including Major):

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Science, or Mathematics (STEM). Advance degree desirable



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.