1+ months

Sr Principal Systems Engineer

Raytheon Missle Systems
Indianapolis, IN 46202
Would you like to work in a collaborative environment at an amazing facility in Indianapolis? Then join our Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) team of smart people 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 Indianapolis, IN offers amenities that create work and life balance. The Indianapolis site is a 973,000 square foot modernized facility that actually began building bombsights during WWII. On site, we have a cafeteria, plus a fun space with a pool table, foosball and ping-pong. Additional incentives include employee appreciation lunches, bonus opportunities, flexible work schedules, and great benefits that include medical, dental, vision, and 401K match. Our commitment to providing an environment that supports innovation, teamwork and opportunities for growth is one of the primary reasons people come to work at IIS! The Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) team is currently seeking a Senior Principal Systems Engineer in support of several Systems Engineering programs and efforts. This position involves working in a team environment with responsibilities in all phases of Systems Engineering development including concept development, requirements, functional analysis, design reviews, implementation, test, verification and validation. The Senior Principal Systems Engineer must leverage multiple skill sets in areas such as Defense Avionics, Missile Systems, Radar and RF applications, Structures, embedded computing and networking.
Clearance Requirements:

Must be a US Citizen with the ability to obtain a DoD Secret Level Security Clearance; an active DoD Secret Level or higher Security Clearance a plus.

Responsibilities and scope include:

Provide leadership, technical direction and guidance to engineering teams in the performance of engineering activities driving both business development and program execution
Build relationships with customers, help understand their future needs and develop technical solutions that meet those needs
Lead systems engineering activities which may include CONOPs development, requirements development and management, systems architecture, system design, interface definition and control, integration and test to include test planning and procedure development in support of assigned programs
Work directly with customers and represent the engineering technical viewpoint
Develop, maintain and ensure compliance for system and subsystem requirements
Provide leadership and guidance to a cross-functional team throughout the lifecycle of a development program
Prepare for and lead both internal and customer design reviews
Work with external industry and government stakeholders in the resolution of engineering systems issues
Communicate effectively with the cross-functional engineering team and with engineering and program management
Travel as required by program needs; Percentage of time may vary throughout the program
Perform responsibilities under only general direction

Required Skills
Experience providing leadership to teams who design, develop, integrate, and field systems
Experience developing technical baselines (requirements/architecture); leading development teams; and developing and reviewing Engineering Change Requests.
Experience applying technical standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques to solve problems.
Experience in capture management: creating/reviewing RFPs, SOWs, BOEs, tech volumes, proposals
Leadership experience involving responsibility for technical, financial, and/or personnel resources
Experience briefing (both written and oral) effectively to all levels of the organization, from peers to senior management
Experience operating within an organization governed by company policies & procedures
Experience leading technical Analysis of Alternatives (AoA) and/or Trade Studies, performing Risk and Opportunity analyses, and tracking and mitigating risks.

Desired Skills:

Experience in development, integration, and test of large scale complex systems
Experience managing programs via program metrics: development, financial, performance
Experience ensuring program progress via formal risk & opportunity management
Training/certification and experience performing formal Control Account Management (CAM)
Experience using DOORS, Rhapsody, MagicDraw, or other requirements management and system architecture tools
Experience mentoring engineers of all grade levels
Familiarity with Raytheon company policies & procedures
Active Secret clearance

Education Requirements:

Bachelor's in Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Mathematics (Preferred Majors: Systems, Aerospace, Electrical, Mechanical) and 10+ years of relevant experience - or
Masters in Science, Technology, Engineering, and/or Mathematics (Preferred Majors: Systems, Aerospace, Electrical, Mechanical) and 8+ years of 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: 2020-01-24 Expires: 2020-04-10

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