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Chief Engineer Weapon Systems Production

Raytheon Missle Systems
Indianapolis, IN 46202

Raytheon Intelligence & Space (RIS)
is looking for talented
Chief Engineer
to join our Weapon Systems Integration Production Team in Indianapolis, Indiana
As a
Chief Engineer , you will be a member of a dynamic and multidiscipline development team within the WSI Production team. In this role, the individual will enhance technical program execution performance through focus of message, leadership visibility, clear role definition, decision making and organizational relationship, structured feedback and aligned goal setting.
Provide single engineering technical point of contact with the program office, the customer, and other external entities for the production centered programs within the Weapon System Integration (WSI) program area within Airborne Solutions.
The candidate will support technical and cost estimation efforts for engineering change proposals and integrated change management activity, and lead/support engineering studies.
As required, the Chief Engineer will engage in the following roles:
Provide technical direction on overall system design and development
Support technical and cost estimation efforts for Engineering Change Proposals (ECPs) and Integrated Change Management (ICM) activity
Lead and/or support Engineering Studies
Provide technical direction to the Discrepancy Report Review Board (DRRB)
Participate in TIMs with the customer and subcontractors
Prepare status or briefings for management
Support the Risk and Opportunity Board for the program
Represent Hardware Engineering on Failure Review Boards
Participate in the Robust Engineering for Manufacturing Community of Practice
Operate in best interest of user and provide Voice of the Customer within scope of the contract
Act as Face of Raytheon to senior technical customers for program
Work with SCM & MDO to ensure high quality products. Leverages the core production support team to resolve floor issues quickly.
Elevate issues and risks to appropriate levels within Program Office, WSI Chief Engineer, and Engineering management, as required
Chair internal technical reviews as determined by the WSI Chief Engineer (e.g. PRRs, FRBs, CTS)
Represent Engineering on Material Review Boards
Lead technical collaboration with internal and external customers looking for new production/repair opportunities
Ensure contractual and internal technical/production processes are established and maintained on the program
Leverage R6s to capture AUPC reduction opportunities
Guide technical solution development with key emphasis on Transition to Production activities
Chairs the Engineering Review Board (ERB) and supports the Program Manager as technical chair to the Configuration Control Board (CCB) (as needed)
Actively collaborate with WSI Chief Engineer and ensure alignment between the programs efforts and the Mission area product/technology strategy
Required Skills:
Must be a US Citizen and have/ or the ability to obtain and retain Secret clearance.
years demonstrated production related engineering leadership experience with proven track record
Experience with technical leadership in support of Engineering Change Proposals
Experience in Agile/DevOps development environments
Strong analytical and problem solving abilities
Demonstrated ability to effectively work with and communicate with all levels of management and individual contributors on the program team
Proven written and oral communication skills, including presentation skills
Experience with Microsoft Office suite of tools
Desired Skills:
Chief Engineer / Lead Systems Engineer on a government contract
Experience using Enterprise Architect
Understanding of DoDAF 2.0 architecture framework
Ability to communicate complex and diverse engineering topics to achieve team consensus
Experience in cost estimation
Raytheon BOE certification
Experience with participating in Engineering Gate reviews
Experience working on a program managed using Earned Value Management
Qualified Raytheon Six Sigma Specialist or equivalent
Masters Degree or higher in Engineering, Science or Mathematics
Education Requirements:
Requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of
years of prior relevant experience.

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.


Posted: 2020-05-20 Expires: 2020-06-19

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