Systems Engineering Center (SEC) Assembly Integration and Test (AI&T) Lead System Engineer - Military Veterans

at Raytheon

El Segundo, California

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We are seeking a Systems Engineering Center (SEC) Assembly Integration and Test Lead System Engineer within the Space Systems (SS) Mission Area of Raytheon Technologies Intelligence and Space business. The SEC Lead will help drive the successful execution of the SEC team on an Electro-Optical/Infrared (EO/IR) Payload Program.

Responsibilities include interfacing with cross-functional product teams, sub-contractors program management, and functional managers as well as non-engineering organizations such as finance, operations, supply chain, contracts and mission assurance.

The SEC Assembly Integration and Test Lead will:
___ Plan, coordinate, and communicate with the cross-functional team responsible for delivering an EO/IR earth imaging system, subsystems, products and services as directed by the Program Manager.
___ Ensure the assigned team___s objectives are achieved on schedule, and consistent with quality and technical standards while meeting the program cost targets. Foster culture in-line with high performance and cohesive teams necessary to meet these targets.
___ Share oversight of execution on all aspects of the design, development, integration, and test of the SEC IPT space work products
___ Work alongside the Chief Engineer and IPTL to manage the SEC team.
___ Must have extensive knowledge of complex EO/IR applied to space systems the level of experienced required to achieve the technical performance and objectives of the program.
___ Provide technical leadership and oversight of the entire EO/IR product life cycle development activities, including: requirements analysis, validation and verification; hardware and software design and development; system level integration, interface definition; algorithm development;
___ Support the development of cost proposals; risk and opportunity management, and ensure the technical solution meets the system requirements, as well as the development costs.
___ Interface with the customer and establish trusted relationships and advocate for continued investment in both current and future technology investments.

Required Skills:
___ 12+ years engineering experience with at least 5 years working space hardware and/or bus systems engineering
___ Experience supporting an EO/IR space projects and providing engineering technical leadership
___ Experience in developing and executing system level interface, integration and test plans for space projects
___ Experience with the requirements development and flow down process
___ Experience in proposal development including creations of Basis-of-Estimates
___ Experience in development of high reliability EO/IR space products
___ Experience with the technical reviews (PDR, CDR etc) and approval of proposals
___ Experience with System or Subsystem Level Integration, Verification and Validation (IV&V)
___ Experience with developing and presenting technical briefings to the customer and company leadership
___ Familiarity with cost and schedule management using a government approved Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
___ Experience identifying engineering resources needed to get required engineering work product requirements done (people, processes, facilities & tools)
___ Experience establishing and maintaining working relationship with all levels of the organization, including customers, users, and other peer groups
___ Active DOD Secret clearance
___ U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment
___ Ability to access US only data systems

Desired Skills:
___ Testing activities such as radiometric, thermal, vibration and EMI testing
___ Knowledge of environmental test methods and practices (e.g. Dynamic, Vibration, EMI, Thermal Vacuum)
___ EO/IR STE design, testing or operation
___ Software integration and test, configuration management
___ Working with operations staff, sub-contractors, team members and customers
___ Integrated Product Team Lead (IPTL) or line engineering management experience

Required Education:

Bachelor___s degree in Engineering, Math, Science or related STEM degree

*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.

El Segundo, California

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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.