Raytheon Technologies Prin Eng, Systems Engrg in El Segundo, California
Whether aloft in the skies aboard a fighter jet protecting the skies or an airborne surveillance platform monitoring developments on the ground, Our Secure Sensor Solutions mission area is responsible for providing advanced capabilities for multiple types of tactical aircraft and other platforms. We provide the most advanced systems to navigate in challenging areas, and identify and discriminate friendly and foe objects.
For the Military GPS Users Equipment Increment 2 Miniature Serial Interface (MGUE Inc 2 MSI) program, the Senior GPS Systems Engineer position works across disciplines and domains (Software, Systems Engineering, Hardware and Systems Security) and with the customer. The Senior GPS Systems Engineer works with each discipline to define specifications, translate these to domain/discipline requirements (design, performance and interface), identify Technical Performance Measures (TPMs) and Key Performance Parameters (KPPs), and lead Integration and Test (I&T) and Verification and Validation (V&V) activities to insure performance per requirements. The Resilient Navigation (RNAV) Systems Department supports the development of new capabilities, the Senior GPS Systems Engineer will interface with the Chief Engineer (CE), and Program Office/Program Manager for these advanced system solutions during the Definition, Development, Integration and Test, Production, and Product Sell Off phases.
The Systems Engineering (SE) organization is seeking engineering leaders committed and passionate about creating innovative and cost-effective Verification and Validation solutions.
The activities and requirements in this job include:
Provide technical leadership in GPS systems development, test, and producibility
Work closely with engineering functional and technical management to ensure on time deliveries
Experience with customer specifications for HW, SW, and System performance
Experience with Specification decomposition to Requirements
Experience originating Systems Test procedures for I&T, V&V; and unit/module procedures for Special Test Equipment (STE)
Experience with lab processes, hardware testing, hardware module/unit/system Qualification and Test
Experienced at leading hardware, and software integration and system verification efforts necessary for the efficient integration and test, and sell-off of radar systems.
Candidate will be a technical point of contact for engineering issues related to Cost and Schedule performance, and Risk avoidance on a development effort. Candidate working with CE ensures that technical issues are understood, addressed immediately and technical solutions/corrective actions are implemented expeditiously
Performs system testing, test reporting, updating of test procedures and generation of sell-off reports. Supports technical solution characterization, and reviews/contributes to/approves technical resolutions. Supports System, Software, Test Equipment requirements generation. Knowledgeable in systems engineering, systems architecture and IV&V engineering principles. Ability to work in a high paced, high demand laboratory and Production environment.
Must have existing DoD Secret security clearance
Minimum of 8 years work related experience
Experience with GPS and Navigation systems and relevant experience with GPS Receiver system design, integration, test, verification and validation
Experience with Special Test Equipment and Production Readiness
Experience decomposing Specifications to System performance, interface, I&T, and V&V requirements for protected and hardened systems
Experience in Model Based Systems Engineering techniques and processes
Experience executing Integration and Test procedures on GPS-based receiver systems; troubleshooting lab and system/software/HW stability issues; and developing solutions to the problems
Proven technical competence in a complex system development environment
Very strong organization, coordination, planning and teaming skills
Experience with GPS receiver RF and digital electrical hardware development and integration, or equivalent experience with RF systems
Experience with ASIC development practices
Background in RF signal processing
Demonstrated knowledge of GPS user equipment and /or inertial navigation systems architecture, requirements, design, algorithms or performance analysis
Knowledge of GPS/navigation system test methodology, requirements, and methods
Work in a Development, System Test and Sell-off, and Production environment involving Hardware/Software
The position requires a solid understanding of test methodologies, system architecture(s) and troubleshooting
Required Education (including Major):
Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or other related technical field or Bachelors of Arts Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or other related technical field
Advanced degrees in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics or other related technical 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
U.S. Citizenship status is required, as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
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.