Marlborough, Massachusetts

Job Description:
Exciting opportunity in Raytheon Intelligence and Space (RIS) as an antenna servo system design engineer based in Marlborough, Massachusetts, with responsibilities having significant impact, recognition, and growth in the organization. The engineer will have responsibility for the design, development, integration and test of cutting-edge antenna pedestal assemblies used in satellite communication terminals used in a variety of airborne, shipboard, ground transportable and ground fixed applications. The engineer will reside within the Hardware Engineering Center (HWEC) Communications & Airspace Management Systems (CAMS) Directorate. The Engineer is responsible for full-scope Autonomous Design, Verification & Validation (IV&V) solutions for antenna products, including architecture trades, design, development, integration, deployment, and sustainment of antenna systems and associated integrated system verification solutions. The engineer will implement best practice standards with regard to the planning, coordination, and implementation of antenna design and servo systems modeling with sound engineering process discipline and guidance. The effective candidate will have a thorough foundation and experience in dynamic real-time servo system design with specific knowledge in antenna pedestal or robotic control.

Required Skills:
  • A minimum of 10 years applicable experience in analog circuit design and servo system design, modelling, simulation and test of complex mechanical systems.
  • Experience writing test procedures, conducting tests, and be proficient operating lab test equipment.
  • Hands-on multi-disciplined team-based experience.
  • Experience with EE design tools: MATLAB, Simulink, Keysight ADS, and Mentor Graphics___ Design Suite.
  • Design Experience and proficiency in MatLab and Simulink.
  • Effective communication skills, both oral and writing as well as thorough knowledge of all Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, Outlook, and Powerpoint)
  • Broad based hardware engineering background with emphasis on complex electromechanical based products.
  • Proficient in use of lab equipment such as oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, synchro resolver simulators and other general purpose test equipment.
  • Proven ability to take a design concept from the block diagram or requirements level and develop a complete hardware design, and verifying via test and integration.
  • Experience with design of antenna Pedestal Assemblies.
  • Familiarization with inertial measurement units, guidance systems, acquisition, pointing and tracking of satellites, synchro resolvers, compass assemblies, inertial rate sensors and gyros.
  • Experience with brushed and brushless motors and associated open and closed loop motor control.
  • US Citizenship.
  • Ability to obtain a DoD secret clearance.
Desired Skills:
  • 6+ years___ experience in Task Management or other Lead role on Large Development jobs.
  • Experience as an IPT or CPT Lead.
  • EVMS Certified and professional exposure to EVMS or similar budget tracking system.
  • Existing security clearance
Required Education (including Major):
  • Bachelor___s degree in engineering, science, mathematics or related technical degree
  • BS and 10 years of experience of experience, MS and 8 years of experience of experience.

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


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.

Marlborough, Massachusetts

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