Raytheon Technologies EO/IR sensor payload Image Processing Senior Principal Systems Engineer in El Segundo, California
Are you a rock star engineer? Do you have the leadership genes? Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems is the right place for you. We are the leading group for the creation of advanced sensing systems for space exploration, national security, and civil space. You might have seen on the web many beautiful images of the Earth, down to fine detail, and you might have been amazed by the discoveries coming back from deep space missions. Behind many of those amazing results are the technologies and innovations created by the engineers at Raytheon. We are looking for the next generation of leaders who will shape the future of space exploration, human spaceflight, and national defense. We are looking for you.
We are looking for an EO/IR sensor payload Image Processing Senior Principal Systems Engineer to be part of a growth-oriented organization. This role will leverage your knowledge of all elements of a spaceborne image acquisition system, including algorithm design, sensor and hardware/software performance considerations, optics design, and interface requirements. The successful candidate will have a strong Physical Science/Engineering/Applied Math/Computer Science background. The job will require continuous interaction with the program Chief Engineer, the Systems Engineering team, and a broad cross-functional team. Your vital contribution will help us to deliver excellence on a dynamic program critical to national security.
This position is eligible for a sign on bonus up to $15,000
8+ years engineering experience
Strong Physical Science/Engineering/Applied Math/Computer Science background
Experience with digital image processing
Extensive experience programming with Matlab
Ability to work independently and manage one’s time and tasks
Ability to determine and develop rigorous analytical approaches to problem solving
Ability to lead a small team
Evidence of problem solving and time management skills
Experience working with multi-disciplined teams
Experience putting together briefing packages
Experience briefing customer
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
Experience designing algorithms for target detection and tracking
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work with minimal supervision and collaborate on small teams
Experience designing hardware-in-the-loop and software-in-the-loop testbeds for algorithm verification
Experience with flight software auto-generation using Simulink
Experience with extended Kalman filter design
Advanced degree in Engineering, Physics, Math, or related STEM discipline.
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.