Mechanical Engineering Lead/Cooling Equipment Unit (CEU) - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Saudi Arabia

Contingent on Contract Award

The in-country Localization Mechanical Engineering (ME) Lead will act as the primary point of contact for all technical needs in support of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) AN/TPY-2 program, including coordination with reach back support, interpretation, and redlining of technical documentation. The KSA AN/TPY-2 Program includes in-country fabrication of the Cooling Equipment Unit (CEU), managing the KSA supplier base to deliver qualified CEUs and spares in all aspects of the production build while leveraging domestic supplier Manufacturing Data Packages (MDPs) and build to print documentation. The Localization ME Lead is responsible for overseeing and providing guidance throughout the CEU production build, acceptance testing and integration with the AN/TPY-2 system. The Localization ME Lead will support special process qualifications, aid in training development and delivery, assist with process/procedure development activity, close supplier risk assessment gaps and facilitate in-country DD250 efforts utilizing KSA Radar 1 and 2 assets.

The Localization ME Lead will provide Subject Matter expertise to all KSA suppliers and work with the team to confirm compliance to all requirements. Additionally, the Localization ME lead will ensure all work executed in KSA is reported to the Program IPT Lead for inclusion in Radar Subsystem (RSS) level meetings. Some overtime may be required.

This position is located in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
The deployment of this position is contingent on the award of the production contract.

Required Skills:

  • Demonstrated leadership and communication skills to drive team performance
  • Knowledge in GDT and defense industry standard drawings and schematics
  • Knowledge in the field of liquid to air cooling systems including heat exchangers, pumps, temperature mixing valves, coolant instrumentation and material compatibility.
  • Knowledge in the utilization of common industry tooling and manufacturing equipment
  • General application of engineering concepts and principles.
  • Knowledge in production, fabrication, integration assembly, and manufacturing support experience with large complex assemblies.
  • Must be able to lift 50 pounds and work in an extreme desert heat environment.
  • CREO or Similar CAD Software experience

Basic Qualifications:

  • 6+ yrs of Science or Engineering work related experience
  • Technical leadership experience
  • Active DoD Security Clearance

Desired Qualifications:
  • Demonstrated technical experience, within a factory or in the field during operation, maintenance and sustainment of general cooling equipment and/or the AN/TPY-2 Major End Items (MEIs)
  • Trained and experienced in the production, operation, sustainment and troubleshooting procedures of the AN/TPY-2 CEU or similar MEI.
  • Demonstrated experience as a technical point of contact with foreign end users.
  • Demonstrated experience across the hardware lifecycle (R&D, design, production, fielding, sustainment.)
  • Success in working directly with a USG or foreign country customer
  • Experience with technical refresh and obsolescence redesign considerations
  • Demonstrated technical experience with supporting the application of special processes such as CARC paint, metalized spray, welding, and other similar processes.
  • Cable, wiring and related troubleshooting experience
  • Experience with Department of Defense (DoD) Foreign Military Sales (FMS) programs as well as Direct Commercial Sales (DCS) programs
  • Results oriented, diligent and proactive in problem resolution; organized and self-directed
  • Capable of prioritizing requirements, tasks, and issues – leading to rapid and efficient program execution
  • Ability to synthesize and distill technical data and present material in a timely manner to leadership and team
  • Effective presence and influential leadership capability, with the ability to interact with senior levels of leadership effectively - including customer, Raytheon and suppliers
  • EV Level I certified
  • Proficient in Microsoft Project

Required Education (including Major):

B.S. Degree in Engineering, or relevant discipline (Math, Physics, etc.)

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 154743