Raytheon Technologies Sr Field Engineer I in Fullerton, California
Raytheon Intelligence & Space (RI&S) is seeking Field Engineers to perform engineering duties onboard Navy ships for the Joint Precision Approach and Landing System (JPALS) Program. JPALS is a differential, GPS-based precision landing system that guides aircraft onto carriers and amphibious assault ships in all weather and surface conditions. These positions involve trips with varying lengths onboard CONUS ship platforms.
Duties include support installation, system checkout, monitoring, maintenance, problem reporting, and repair of system and ancillary equipment.
Required Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
Experience troubleshooting anomalies with analog, digital, and RF equipment including power supplies, computers, routers/switches, fault detection circuitry, GPS receivers, and UHF receiving / transmitting equipment suites.
Knowledge of hardware devices (computers, routers/switches, GPS sensors, motion sensors, radios, time servers, terminal servers and power supplies) and how they operate.
Ability to comprehend electronic schematic drawings and documentation.
Good oral and written communication skills required including the preparation and presentation of technical reports.
Existing DOD final SECRET clearance
Desired Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
At least two years of similar experience
Experience in performing data analysis to determine what system, subsystem and components require action to improve system performance.
Familiarity in the proper use and care of various electronic test equipment including oscilloscopes and spectrum analyzers.
Familiarity with operating systems such as Linux, VxWorks and Windows
Network administrator knowledge and experience a plus.
Familiarity working with US Navy operations.
Experience working in a shipboard environment.
Required Education (including Major):
BS in Electrical Engineering/Computer Engineering/Physics/Mathematics/Computer Science.
8 years plus of related experience can substitute for education.
This position is required to have an existing Secret Security Clearance .
This position involves trips on various ship platforms and will spend a lot of time at sea.
Candidates must not be hindered by motion sickness and must be able to pass a maritime physical.
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.