Raytheon Technologies ECAD Design Engineer I/II (Multi-Level) in Huntsville, Alabama
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments, we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges – together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.
The Electrical Products team at Raytheon Missiles & Defense is seeking an Engineer to join our team as an Electrical Computer Aided Designer (ECAD).
Our Mission is to develop best in industry technologies that align product capabilities to the needs of our customer. We will empower our people to leverage design commonality and innovation, balancing risk and rigor, to achieve predictable and affordable solutions. We are looking for candidates willing to collaborate, innovate, and team with our engineers to generate and utilize today’s cutting-edge technology.
Responsible for printed circuit board (PCB) designs from conception to manufacturing including schematic capture, component placement, routing, Gerber / ODB++ file creation, and all documentation using the Mentor Graphics and BluePrint toolsets. Design layouts include rigid, flex, and rigid-flex assemblies. Responsible for interfacing with electrical, mechanical, and producibility engineering disciplines to ensure that the overall design requirements are captured and accomplished.
Dual Grade req info - This position can be an Engineer I or an Engineer II, based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position
Qualifications You Must Have:
Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
Minimum of 0-2 years of PCB layout experience
Previous work history in and understanding of circuit manufacturing principles that affect circuitry and component layout
Previous experience with the electrical design process and laying out Rigid, Flex, and/or Rigid-Flex PCBs
U.S. Citizenship required.
The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
Qualifications We Value:
Technical PCB design skills using the Mentor Graphics design toolset including, but not limited to the Xpedition Enterprise tool suite with working knowledge of Xpedition VX.2.5, to include schematic capture, placement, routing, use of the auto-router, Constraint Manager, and EDM Library Cockpit, use of BluePrint to create complex PCB and CCA drawings
Export manufacturing data in both Gerber and ODB++ and use of Valor NPI Design Rule Checking software
Strong written and verbal communication skills as well as strong customer interaction skills with engineers of all levels
Working knowledge of analog, digital, RF, and mixed technology, multi-layer designs with HDI technology
Familiarity with IPC 6012 & IPC 6013 is a plus
Working knowledge of military and commercial design standards, GD&T techniques, and overall producibility considerations related to electronic packaging design is desired
Must be able to communicate effectively through various means up to and including telecoms, Skype (or other instant messaging programs), video conferencing, etc.
Ability to effectively multi-task
Must be able to assist in developing technical solutions to complex problems through use of ingenuity and creativity with moderate supervision
Must be a self-starter and possess the ability to work autonomously while establishing schedule and priority needs
Must be proactive not only within their own discipline, but be able to apply those qualities to other similar/complementary disciplines with minimal supervision
Working knowledge of operating system concepts and implementations, network services as related to Microsoft Windows environment (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
Willingness to work extended hours (nights and/or weekends) as required to complete assigned tasking
Active Secret DoD security clearance (U.S. Citizenship is required) or the ability to obtain and retain one
Previous experience working with mechanical components and being able to understand and interpret drawings as they relate to PCBs and CCAs
What We Offer :
Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
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.