1+ months

RF Lead Systems Engineer

Raytheon Missle Systems
Goleta, CA 93117

Raytheon Electronic Warfare (EW) Systems Engineering
department in Goleta has an immediate opening for a
Lead Systems Engineer (LSE) position . This role requires an exceptional degree of ingenuity,
creativity
and resourcefulness. A background in RADAR or EW is also
required
.
Responsibilities
include guiding multi-disciplinary teams, developing
customer
relationships
, and
encouraging
advanced technical
solutions
to meet the warfighter's evolving
needs
. The LSE has ownership of the system throughout its lifecycle, from concept development and requirements derivation to production, sustainment, evolution, and end-of-life.
As part of the Advanced Concepts and Technology (ACT) group, the LSE will focus on tasks which
support
revolutionary and evolutionary innovations. These innovations are identified and matured in
collaboration
with other system engineering
leads
, chief engineers, engineering fellows, and other disciplines, as well as with the
customer
community
. Representative activities include algorithm development, modeling and simulation, design of RF components and circuit cards, digital and mixed-signal ICs and circuit cards,
power
modules, cooling
solutions
, mechanical structures, embedded software, FPGAs, and the associated verification activities.
We
value
collaboration
and teamwork,
passion
, integrity, and continuous improvement. Employees at Raytheon receive an industry-leading benefits package to include
generous
paid time off, employer 401k contributions and 401k matching,
excellent
insurance options, parental leave, tuition reimbursement and advanced degree programs, and more.
Electronic Warfare Systems
Products line; News; Videos:
Electronic Warfare Capabilities .
Become a part of a growing department with 100+ engineers supporting multiple mission areas across 5 national locations. Continue to advance in your career with our established career roadmap where you can function as a key individual contributor or technical lead of one of our products. With over 50 active programs, there are multiple opportunities for hands-on integration and test of our products, design and development of subsystem architectures and algorithm development of EW capabilities in signal identification and technique generation. We offer
Relocation Assistance and Sign-On Bonus.
Join our EWS Talent Community
:
https://rtn.co.EWS_TACommunity
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Required Skills:
Minimum 10
years
related system engineering experience in EW or Radar programs including prior
leadership
experience.
Minimum 8
years
in RF development/research and production for defense applications
Excellent
Knowledge of RF/Microwave
principles
and system and subsystem-level analysis methodologies
Excellent
verbal
communication
skills with ability to present data and explain results to
organization
& customers
Familiarity using RF/Microwave test equipment such as a Network Analyzer with calibrations kits, Spectrum Analyzer, Signal Generator, RF
Power
Meter, Oscilloscope
Familiarity of the following RF/Microwave concepts & terminology: dB, dBc, dBi, dBm, Bandwidth, EIRP, G/T, Gain, Gain Compression, Gain Flatness, Intermodulation Products, Isolation, Noise Figure, Phase & Amplitude Settling, Phase Noise, Return Loss, Spurious, Third Order Intercept, and VSWR
Prior
leadership
experience with cross product teams in a
complex
multiple stakeholder
environment
Experience in EW/RF/Microwave Systems design and development.
Meaningful knowledge of RF/Microwave
principles
and system and subsystem-level analysis methodologies
Excellent
communication
and presentation skills with the ability to interface with senior level executives and
customers
.
Ability to effectively lead teams of technical experienced professionals to resolve challenging technical problems.
Ability to lead multidisciplinary teams to include Mechanical, Electrical and Software.
Experience working with subcontractors for product development.
Detailed knowledge and ability to
develop
innovative
solutions
to meet the warfighters
needs
.
Must be a U.S. Citizen with
Active
(or
active
within past 24 months) DoD Secret Clearance.
Occasional business travel is
required
.
Desired Skills:
Experience in new business development for advanced technology, including direct customer interface and a familiarity with the DoD Science and Technology community.
Proposal management, from initial pursuit and capture planning to proposal delivery.
Knowledge of open systems architectures.
Able to develop near- and long-term IRAD to align with strategy and technology roadmaps.
Deep understanding of the underlying phenomenology of RF Hardware and Digital Signal
Processing.
Familiarity with requirements management tool such as Dynamic Object-Oriented Requirements System (DOORS)
Experience in programming with MATLAB/Simulink
Experience with teaching and instruction in a technology field.
Top Secret security clearance and Special Access SAP/SAR.
Required Education (including major):
Bachelors degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline.
Desired Education (including major):
Masters / Ph.D degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)
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 needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
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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.

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Posted: 2020-09-09 Expires: 2020-10-22

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