El Segundo, California

Would you like to be part of the new space movement? Are you a rock star engineer? Do you have the leadership gene? Raytheon Intelligence & Space is the place for you. In the last few years you might have seen in your social media feed amazingly beautiful images of the Earth from space in exquisite detail. Or perhaps images in the news forecasting the weather and reporting on natural disasters. Maybe you___ve even gazed at images from deep space wondering when humans will journey to the farthest reaches of the universe. Behind many of these amazing images are the technologies and innovations created by the engineers at Raytheon Intelligence & Space. Situated in sunny Southern California, a location rich in aerospace history, we have unparalleled heritage in advanced sensing systems for space exploration, national security and civil space. We are actively seeking engineers to help evolve our technology and grow our business into new domains and markets. Are you up to the challenge? We___re looking for you. To learn more about Raytheon Intelligence and Space, click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VcaKnZRnyCg

We are seeking a Mission Electro-Optical/Infra-Red (EO/IR) Integrated Product Team Lead (IPTL) with experience in EO-IR payloads, mission system integration, and managing interfaces between the payload, bus, space vehicle, and ground. The candidate should possess a detailed understanding of the design based on hands-on experience. The Mission Integrated Product Team Lead Sr. Principal Systems Engineer will engage at a high operational tempo and demonstrate the ability to react quickly to changes in both plans and priorities while maintaining the execution rigor needed to ensure mission success. The role will also be a strategic position requiring daily contact with multiple organizations as well as customer counterparts. Responsibilities include managing budget, schedule, and maintaining strong working relationships with all levels of the organization. This position will interface with Program Management, the Mission Lead Systems Engineer, the Mission Chief Engineer, and other stake holders to ensure program objectives are achieved. Your vital contribution will help us to deliver excellence to our customers. Successful candidates should expect to be immersed in a fast-paced, team-based, and challenging technical environment where an individual with talent and initiative can stand out and thrive.

**This position is eligible for a sign on bonus up to $20,000**

The Mission EO-IR SE IPTL will:
___ Plan, coordinate, and communicate with the cross-functional team responsible for delivering subsystems, products and services as directed by the Program Manager.
___ Ensure the assigned team___s objectives are achieved on schedule, within budget, and consistent with quality, and technical standards while meeting the program cost targets.
___ Share oversight of execution on all aspects of the design, development, integration, and test of the SEC IPT work products
___ Support the technical management of major subcontracts and IOTs;
___ Support the development of cost proposals; basis of estimates, risk and opportunity management, and work with chief engineers and members of the team to ensure the technical solution meets the system requirements, as well as the development costs.
___ Work alongside the Mission Chief Engineer and Mission Lead Systems Engineer to manage the SE team
___ Interface with the customer and establish trusted relationships and advocate for continued investment in both current and future technology investments.
___ Support the technical management of major subcontracts and IOTs to ensure delivered products meet the technical performance objectives and are delivered on time and within budget
___ Support the development of cost proposals; basis of estimates, risk and opportunity management
___ Provides technical leadership and oversight of the entire product life cycle development activities , including: requirements development, allocation, verification and analysis; hardware and software design and development; system level integration, validation and verification and interface definition; algorithm development; CONOPS development;
___ Foster culture in-line with high performance and cohesive teams necessary to meet the technical, schedule and cost challenges
___ Identify critical staffing resources and update staffing plans to provide adequate staffing to support all SEC tasks

Required Skills:
___ 10+ years engineering experience with at least 5 years working space systems engineering
___ Experience supporting an EO/IR space program or providing technical leadership to an engineering team
___ Experience with the requirements development and flow down process
___ Experience with the technical review 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
___ 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:
___ Experience of Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE)
___ Experience in proposal development including creations of Basis-of-Estimates
___ Experience with the technical review and approval of proposals
___ Experience with testing activities such as thermal, vibration and EMI testing
___ Knowledge of environmental test methods and practices (e.g. Dynamic, Vibration, EMI, Thermal Vacuum)
___ Knowledge of STE design, testing or operation
___ Experience with Software integration and test, configuration management
___ Knowledge of space reliability and system safety
___ Experience with Failure Reporting and Corrective Action Systems (FRACAS)
___ Experience working with operations staff, sub-contractors, team members and customers
___ Experience as an Integrated Product Team Lead (IPTL) or in line engineering management

Required Education (including Major):

Bachelor___s Degree in Engineering, Math, Science or related STEM technical discipline (preferably Systems, Electrical, Mechanical, Computer, or Software Engineering)

**U.S. Citizenship Status is requires as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems*


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

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.

Similar jobs