Job Title: Hardware Engineer (Power)
Locations: Livingston / Glenrothes
Req ID: 168387BR

Summary of Role:

This is a unique opportunity for a Hardware Engineer to really make their mark on a broad and varied range of power conversion product developments. The ability to work on projects from initial concept stage, developing the concepts through to final production is a key requirement. Team working and Interfacing with Peers, Suppliers, Customers is essential.

Above all, this is the ideal role for an design engineer who wants to work on exciting projects and make a difference. The role will require experience in power electronics with ability to solve complex technical problems on new and existing power products. Good team working and analytical skills are key.

Required Skills:

Some knowledge of power converter product design (ideally within within harsh environments). Experienced in the design of analogue power and must be conversant with design simulation to modelling and understand circuit operation. Capable of design, commissioning, circuit debug and fault diagnostics over the development life cycle of new products. Experienced in working in E-CAD (Mentor Xpedition preferred but not essential) for schematic capture and layout/placement of PCBs.

The candidate should have good problem solving skills, willing to take ownership as well as positively contributing within cross-functional teams, with good communication skills. Proven analytical skills in circuit simulation and analysis to develop the technical requirements and then manage these requirements through the product development. Support Engineering management in the development and growth of power conversion designs and programme execution applying the principles of 6 Sigma and Lean Manufacturing.

Desired Skills:

The candidate must be a team player, one with a can-do attitude and possesses a true passion for their craft.
Ideally experienced in the use of Mentor tools as well as experience in LT Spice simulation would also be advantageous. Design of Switch Mode Power Supplies up to 5kW would be of benefit. Design of Invertor and Power Factor Correction Design of Full Bridge, Flyback , Forward topologies or exposure to others. Design or exposure to FPGA or DSP control Design. Precision Analogue Design, EMC, Filter Design, Reliability and calculation techniques, Stress & de-rating analysis , Product Qualification Testing.

Required Education/Experience:

BSc in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or similar and prior experience in power supply design. Candidates with other qualifications and relevant experience will be considered..

About Raytheon UK

With facilities in Broughton, Waddington, Glenrothes, Harlow, Gloucester, Manchester and a presence across customer sites together with remote working practices. Raytheon UK is invested in the British workforce and the development of UK technology. Across the country Raytheon UK employs over 2,000 people and supports 8,000 jobs. As a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence, Raytheon continues to invest in research and development, supporting innovation and technological advances across its core mission areas Weapons & Sensors, and Cyber, Space & Training.

Raytheon UK is a landed company, part of the Raytheon Technologies organisation and sits within the Raytheon Intelligence & Space business.

About Raytheon Technologies

Raytheon Technologies Corporation is an aerospace and defence company that provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide. It comprises four industry-leading businesses ___ Collins Aerospace Systems, Pratt & Whitney, Raytheon Intelligence & Space and Raytheon Missiles & Defence. It___s 195,000 employees enable the company to operate at the edge of known science as they imagine and deliver solutions that push the boundaries in quantum physics, electric propulsion, directed energy, hypersonics, avionics and cyber security. The company, formed in 2020 through the combination of Raytheon Company and the United Technologies Corporation aerospace businesses, is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.

Raytheon Career Development:

Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.

Standard Benefits:

___ 25 days holiday (increasing to 27 days) + statutory public holidays.
___ Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution).
___ 6 times salary ___Life Assurance___.
___ Flexible Benefits scheme.
___ Discretionary Bonus scheme.
___ Enhanced family friendly policies.
___ 37hr standard working week, with an early finish on Fridays whilst operating a ___Hybrid Working Model___*
___ Canteen facilities are available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites. Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold).

* Our Hybrid Working Model supports flexible working arrangements on a formal or informal arrangement, considering both location and/or working hours, subject to business and customer needs. Please highlight any flexible requirements to our Recruitment team to explore the opportunities.

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion:

At Raytheon UK, we___re committed to be building a workforce that represents the true diversity of Britain where all of our colleagues feel enabled to deliver the best work of their lives. We___re proud to be an equal opportunities employer who selects the very best candidates for the job. We truly value the diversity of our workforce work hard to create an inclusive environment where our colleagues can bring the unique skills, experiences and ideas to the table to help us grow our business, create innovative solutions and develop our people.

Our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) act as the eyes and ears into the community they represent and support us in building a truly inclusive business. Our ERGs are open to all colleagues, regardless of background, and include: Raytheon Women___s Network, RayPride, Young Employees Success Network, Raytheon Veterans Network, Raytheon Alliance for Diverse Abilities and RayBAME.

We___re also delighted to have been recognised as a Gold Award Employer as part of the HM___s Armed Forces Covenant and the Human Rights Campaign___s 2021 Corporate Equality Index as a ___best place to work for LGBTQ Equality___.

All applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other characteristic.

If you need us to make any adjustments to support you during our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment team who will be happy to help.

Raytheon Application Process

To apply visit the Raytheon Technologies Global website and search by location or Req ID: 168387BR.168387


Raytheon: Aspiring to be the most admired defense and aerospace systems company through our world-class people, innovation and technology

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 91 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services.

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