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Raytheon Technologies Senior Manager Systems Engineering - B52 Lead Systems Engineer in El Segundo, California

Raytheon Intelligence & Space is the provider of advanced electrical scanned radar sensor systems for the U.S. Navy’s F/A-18 Aircraft (APG-79(V)1 and (V)4 AESA), the Air Force’s F/A-15 Aircraft (APG-82 AESA), Air Force's B-52 (APG-79), and a Gen 5.x Family of Systems (FOS) set of solutions. This AESA Systems provides the war fighter with the most accurate and timely information available for the network-centric battlefield. The radar mode lead works across disciplines and domains (Software, Systems Engineering, and Hardware) and with the customer. The mode lead 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 GSR radar Department supports the development of new capabilities and the B52 LSE will interface with the Chief Engineer (CE) 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 radar systems development, radar system test, radar system producibility.

  • Work closely with engineering functional and technical management to ensure on time deliveries

  • Experience with customer specifications for HW 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) for Transition to Production

  • 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.

  • Experience with Mode and Flight test data analysis

  • Candidate will be a technical point of contact for engineering issues related to 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.

    Required Skills:

  • Must have existing DoD Secret security clearance with the ability to obtain additional Special Access Required (SAP/SAR) clearance

  • Minimum of 12 years work related experience

  • Experience with AESA Radar systems and relevant experience with AESA Radar system design, integration, test, verification and validation

  • Experience with Transition to Production, Special Test Equipment and Production.

  • Experience decomposing Specifications to System performance, interface, I&T, and V&V requirements for protected and hardened systems.

  • Experience executing Integration and Test procedures on AESA-based radar 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

  • US Citizenship

    Desired Skills:

  • 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: BS Degree in Engineering, Math, Science or related technical discipline.

    Desired Education: Advanced Degree in Engineering Math or Science or related Technical degree.

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.