Tucson, Arizona

We are Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD), a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets, where you___ll be part of a diverse global team working together to solve some of the most demanding challenges on the planet.

The Low Voltage Power Products Department
(LVPPD) is seeking exceptional candidates to further the art of high performance motor drives. Opportunities are circuit and control electronics design of miniaturized servo applications, including drive control systems for missile fins/canards, vectoring rocket motor nozzles, positioning seeker head gimbals, and actuating gaseous valves for divert and attitude control systems. Emphasis is on miniaturized electronics in the 100W to 20kW motor drive range. Raytheon Technologies uses both brushed and brushless motors and employs the various PWM switching methods to minimize size and achieve maximum torque/speed performance.

Do you enjoy motor controls electronics design?
Do you have a strong desire to work on projects that are critical to the defense of our nation?
If your answers are yes, we are looking for you to join our team. We offer competitive salaries and benefits, as well as a comprehensive relocation package.

  • Design solutions to complex or challenging technical problems
  • Design motor control drives used in servo control applications.
  • Create analytical models (SPICE, MAST, VHDL-AMS, MATLAB, Excel, etc.) which prove compliance to performance specifications
  • Direct printed circuit layout of high speed designs.
  • Understand control loops and stability of linear control systems.
  • Serve as technical authority for complex circuit card assembly design efforts. Generate and/or compile all required analysis and documentation verifying compliance with program and performance requirements.
  • Provide accountability to program and functional leadership for technical execution on time and within baseline budget
  • Present technical briefings to management, program officials, and technical staff. These must be well-prepared, with adequate data and clear messaging.
  • Note: This position can be an Electrical Engineer II or Sr. Electrical Engineer I based upon the applicant___s qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements of the position.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain Department of Defense issued Secret Security clearance
  • Electrical Engineering Bachelor___s or Master___s degree with 2 years of applied experience (Mathematics and Physics degrees also acceptable)
  • Minimum of 4 years of experience in electronics design with emphasis on analog design, power design and motor drive design
  • Printed circuit layout techniques for high frequency, low noise circuits
  • Design experience with servo control systems, including drive electronics, feedback signals, and sensing
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact positively with co-workers, subordinates, suppliers, management, and customers in a team environment
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Experience implementing motor drives and controls techniques
  • Experience creating and briefing complex technical presentations
  • Demonstrable ability to design using microcontrollers, DSPs, and FPGAs
  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from an accredited University, with a minimum of 2 years of professional experience (2+ years for Electrical Engineer II, 4+ years for Sr. Electrical Engineer I). Accredited Mathematics and Physics BS degrees may also qualify with relevant experience.
  • Must be a U.S. citizen with the ability to obtain a Department of Defense issued Secret Security Clearance.
  • Must be a self-starter, a quick learner, be able to function in a dynamic environment, and have good time management skills.
  • Must have strong teaming skills, and good communication skills.
  • Must be customer-focused.
  • Digitally implemented motor drive experience
  • Design experience with BLDC, PMSM, and brushed motor drive controls
  • Circuit design experience with PWM drives used for motors with voltages >200 VDC and up to 100 Amps
  • Experience leading multi-disciplined technical teams
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.


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.

Tucson, Arizona

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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.