Raytheon Technologies Integrated Product Team Lead - Special Test Equipment (Electro-Optical / Infrared Space Hardware) in El Segundo, California
In the last few years', you might have seen several amazingly beautiful images on social media 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 these 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 and Space (RIS). Our RIS El Segundo campus is 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 programs.
We have an exciting opportunity for an Integrated Product Team Lead - Special Test Equipment (Electro-Optical / Infrared Space Hardware) to join the Space Test Automation team at our El Segundo, California campus to further help evolve our technology and grow our business into new domains and markets. In this role you will be responsible for technical and program leadership of a Special Test Equipment team for the design, development, assembly, Integration & Test (I&T), and validation of Special Test Equipment (STE) for Electro-Optical / Infrared (EO/IR) and RF Satelite Communication Hardware.
The ideal candidate for this position is someone who is passionate about leadership, diversity & inclusion, advances in technology, has an creative mindset, dedicated to catalyzing continuous improvements, and enjoys proactive interaction and collaboration with multiple engineering teams and functional disciplines.
Security Clearance Requirement: The ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Secret Security Clearance is required. Top Secret, SSBI or above level Security Clearance highly preferred).
U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a Security Clearance.
Extensive technical and engineering program leadership experience responsible for program cost and schedule accountability
Experience leading and generating Electrical Interconnect Diagrams (EICDs), Electrical test equipment drawings, schematics, rack layouts, and/or Design Under Test (DUT) test fixtures
Extensive experience in an Engineering Lab leading the integration, test activities, and validation of Electrical Special Test Equipment (STE) hardware, software, and firmware
Broad understanding of Electro-Optical / Infrared (EO/IR) Engineering fundamentals and applications. (Experience working with RF Satelite Communication systems preferred).
Strong experience with Proposal development and response (RFP responses), utilizing: Earned Value Management Systems (EVMS) and Technical Descriptions. (Basis of Estimate (BOE) creation experience preferred)
Experience working with buyers and coordinating procurement activities with vendors and subcontractors
Experience with creating and presenting program status, engineering product lifecycle, program cost and schedule accountability reviews for executive leadership, functional management, and/or senior level internal / external stakeholders
Experience presenting formal review packages, such as Test Readiness Review (TRR), Failure Review Board (FRB), Material Review Board (MRB), and/or Consent to Ship Review (CTSR)
Extensive Defense Space Systems experience
Prior experience designing production / manufacturing Electrical Special Test Equipment (STE) systems for Space Hardware
Experience with management of mechanical support test equipment and/or optical test equipment for Space Hardware
Proficient with standard Engineering industry applications, including: DOORS, Visio, Mentor Graphics, AutoCAD and/or Test Stand
Required Education & Experience:
Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, or related STEM Degree Program (Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, and/or RF Engineering highly preferred) with 10+ years' of relevant experience required,
Desired Education & Experience:
Master's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics, or related STEM Degree Program (Master’s Degree Master’s Degree in Electrical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, and/or RF Engineering highly preferred) with 8+ years' of relevant experience desired
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.