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Raytheon Technologies Sr Principal Sensor SE in El Segundo, California

Would you like to be part of the new space movement? Are you a rock star engineer? Do you have the leadership gene? Raytheon Intelligence & Space is the place for you. In the last few years you might have seen in your social media feed amazingly beautiful images 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 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 & Space. 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. We are actively seeking engineers to help evolve our technology and grow our business into new domains and markets. Are you up to the challenge? We’re looking for you.

We are seeking a Systems Engineering Center (SEC) Sensor System Engineer within the Space Systems (SS) Mission Area of Raytheon Technologies Intelligence and Space business. The SEC SE will help drive the successful execution of the SEC team on an Electro-Optical/Infrared (EO/IR) Payload Program.

Responsibilities include interfacing with cross-functional product teams, sub-contractors program management, and functional managers as well as non-engineering organizations such as finance, operations, supply chain, contracts and mission assurance.

The SEC EO/IR Payload SE will: • Plan, coordinate, and communicate with the cross-functional team responsible for delivering subsystems, products and services as directed by the Program Manager. • Share oversight of execution on all aspects of the design, development, integration, and test of the SEC IPT work products • Work alongside the Chief Engineer and Lead Systems Engineer to manage the SEC team activities • Must have extensive knowledge of EO/IR systems due to the complexity of the technology development and the level of experienced required to achieve the technical performance and objectives of the program. • Interface with the customer and establish trusted relationships and advocate for continued investment in both current and future technology investments. • Provides technical leadership and oversight of the entire EO/IR product life cycle development activities, including: requirements development, allocation, verification and analysis; hardware and software design

and development; system level integration, validation and verification and interface definition;

algorithm development;

CONOPS development

Required Skills:

• 10+ years engineering experience with at least 5 years working space systems • Experience supporting an EO/IR space program or providing technical leadership to an engineering team • Experience with the requirements development and flow down process • Experience in proposal development including creations of Basis-of-Estimates • Experience in development of high reliability EO/IR space products • Experience with the technical review and approval of proposals • Experience with system or subsystem level Integration, Verification and Validation (IV&V) • Ability to access US only data systems

Active Secret Clearance

Desired Skills:

• Knowledge of Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) • Testing activities such as thermal, vibration and EMI testing • Knowledge of environmental test methods and practices (e.g. Dynamic, Vibration, EMI, Thermal Vacuum) • Knowledge of STE design, testing or operation • Knowledge of Software integration and test, configuration management • Experience working with operations staff, sub-contractors, team members and customers • Prior Integrated Product Team Lead (IPTL) or line engineering management experience

Required Education:

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Sciences, Math, or related discipline

Desired Education:

Master’s degree in Engineering, Sciences, Math, or related discipline

U.S. Citizenship Status is requires as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems




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.