Salt Lake City, Utah

Applied Signal Technology is seeking engineers who strive for excellence and have a passion to be part of a team that strengthens our nation and improves the security of our world.

With locations in Sunnyvale and Anaheim Hills, CA, Salt Lake City, UT, Dulles, VA, and Annapolis Junction, MD, AST provides trusted strategic and tactical SIGINT solutions that secure the interests of the U.S. and its partners. AST___s work in areas such as high-capacity broadband communications, signal processing and analysis, tactical SIGINT, and wireless communications continually challenges our extraordinary engineers to resolve problems and make the world a safer place. AST___s work environment is passionate, highly collaborative and provides engineers the freedom to strengthen and expand their skills, explore new and creative ideas, and work closely with our nation___s finest service members all while embracing integrity, diversity and work-life balance. AST offers generous reward and recognition programs in compensation, broad career development opportunities, excellent health care options, educational assistance, parental leave, flexible work schedules, 401(k) with matching, paid holidays and paid time off.

Whether you wish to live near and experience the California coast, the Maryland shores, our Nation___s capital, or Utah___s lakes and mountains, AST encourages you to consider exploring the unique and rewarding opportunities our cutting-edge-technology team can offer.

As a Mission Engineer, you will be an integral part of a team that makes decisions and generates ideas that will push products above and beyond. You will guide and oversee the design, build, test and delivery of advanced high-capacity systems that process modern communications.

We are currently seeking Mission Engineers with experience in system development to support multiple programs. You will work with other experienced members in R&D on system development and deployments for the protection of our country. You need excellent written and verbal communication skills and the ability to work autonomously yet collaboratively in a team environment. You will generate briefings and present material to team members, customers, and Raytheon Management as necessary.

***this position will be staffed in Salt Lake City, UT***

Required Skills:
___ Minimum of 8 years of practical experience in Systems Engineering including experience with design, development and testing of custom hardware and software systems of high complexity
___ Experience interacting with development teams to resolve discrepancies and issues
___ Experience identifying, analyzing and resolving problems in all phases of the system lifecycle
___ Experience with Systems Integration, test execution, and test results documentation
___ Experience problem solving and debugging
___ Experience recognizing areas of improvement or customer needs and relaying them to senior staff as business development possibilities
___ Experience working with customers, end users, hardware design teams, and software design teams
___ Ability to work weekends and nights periodically to support integration and testing efforts
___ Active TS/SCI w/Poly (or Active within the last 24 months)

U.S. Citizenship status is required, as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.


Desired Skills:
___ Experience with RF, Optics, or Telecommunications standards and processing techniques
___ Experience with Design, Development, Integration and Test of complex Communication systems
___ Experience developing high-speed processing hardware or complex control software
___ Experience developing training courses and training others
___ Understanding of telecommunications systems concepts and signal processing fundamentals.
___ Experience with scripting languages, such as Python or Bash
___ Experience generating of test scripts to automate integration
___ Experience formalizing, developing and writing requirements, plans, and procedures based on customer discussions, briefings, interactions, and statements of work.
___ Experience developing system level designs, high level control and data interfaces
___ Experience with bid and proposal activities related to system development
___ Existing TS/SCI clearance with Full Scope Poly (or Active within the last 24 months)


Required Education:
Bachelors of Science (BS) Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or a STEM related field

Desired Education:
Masters of Science (MS) Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or a STEM related field.


This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons.
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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.

Salt Lake City, Utah

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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