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Raytheon Technologies Senior Manager, RF Engineer in El Segundo, California

The Space RF Hardware Program Design Manager

  • Manage technical aspects of Critical Design Review to ensure balance and consistency. Understand “risk” areas, where risk is both real and perceived; as well as anticipate consultant hot buttons and pre-emptively nullify

  • Manage logistics of Critical Design Review preparation both technical & logistical. Lead the review of documents and presentations for markings, consistency, and protection of proprietary data for Raytheon and suppliers

  • Achieve hardware design program objectives on schedule, and consistent with quality and technical standards while meeting the program cost targets

  • Provide consistent leadership messaging that is aligned to program review strategies

  • Provide feedback to program leadership if/when there is a more optimal way to do things in a timely manner

  • Willing to get hands dirty and pitch in where help is needed

  • Knowing when to seek help

  • Plan, coordinate, and communicate with the cross-functional team responsible for delivering an RF system, subsystems, products, and services.

  • Work alongside the Chief Engineer and other product team leads to manage the Critical Design Review activities.

    Required Skills:

  • 12 plus years of experience in RF Electronics development including leadership roles with an emphasis on electronics architecture, development, and verification of space hardware for Class A missions

  • The candidate will lead teams focused on design, development, and delivery of state-of-the-art RF and communication systems for space-based applications for commercial, civil and/or national security programs

  • They will work with a highly-motivated team that works with domestic or international customers on their latest satellite systems

  • Be part of an engineering team that works with a large cross-functional groups including customers, suppliers, hardware and software engineers, integration and test engineers, and senior technologists to ensure that the final products meet the mission objectives

  • Demonstrated success on space system electronics development programs

  • Experience with industry standard electrical engineering CAE (computer-aided-engineering) tools

  • Experience with worst case analysis for space electronics

  • Familiarity with radiation effect mitigation and architectures for space electronics systems

  • Demonstrated experience interfacing with all levels of Program Leadership, Supply Chain, Operations, and Production Control

  • Hands on experience managing both people and projects successfully

  • Strong knowledge and proficiency of EVMS, IMS, & IMP tools for managing programs

  • Proven legacy for leading engineering team to meet or exceed program goals

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Strong presentation and facilitation skills

  • Strong judgment and decision-making abilities

  • Prior experience in defense or aerospace

  • Able to effectively work multiple tasks and priorities

  • Strong advocate for process improvement (e.g. CMMI and R6s) and able to develop plans to demonstrate continuous improvement in out of-phase defects,

  • Ability to drive reduction in development costs, and reduction in productivity variability using statistical methodologies

  • US Citizenship, and active U.S. DoD Secret Clearance

  • Ability to obtain SSBI and special program access

  • Ability to work and/or relocate to be onsite in El Segundo, Ca

Desired Skills:

  • Experience as an IPT or CPT Lead

  • Detailed knowledge and experience in bidding processes and proposal development

  • Prior experience in Defense or Aerospace

  • Prior experience in Space Systems

  • Hands on experience managing projects and personnel

Required Education:

Must have Bachelor's Degree from an ABET accredited university with a major in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics, or other related STEM field.

Desired Education:

Master's Degree in Engineering or equivalent education and experience

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.171689

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.