Raytheon Technologies Sr Integrated Discrimination Developer/Analyst in Huntsville, Alabama
Requisition ID 177868BR
Date updated 03/22/2021
Sr Principal Systems Engineer, G11; Integrated Discrimination Developer/Analyst
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 Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) National Team Engineering is seeking a Sr Principal Systems Engineer in Huntsville, AL.
As a Sr Integration Discrimination Developer/Analyst , you will develop simulations designed to optimize utilization of Missile Defense Sensors (existing and future) using object oriented MATLAB programming. The simulation will include Command and Control, Battle Management, and Communications (C2BMC) Sensor Resource Management (SRM) with the intent of exploring new algorithms and approaches for improved design requirements to include recommended architectural changes.
Additionally, you will use developed simulations to conduct performance analyses and support system engineering discrimination products for the Missile Defense Agency (MDA). Tasks include:
Coordinating analysis activities and products with functional group leads, senior management, and government personnel responsible for executing analysis tasks.
Documenting results in reports and briefings to be presented to the Missile Defense National Team-Engineering (NT-E) and MDA representatives.
May perform as a lead of a small development and investigative team.
Active Secret is required (Top Secret preferred). Except in rare circumstances, only US Citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
•10+ years technical background in strong technical background in algorithm and simulation development with some experience in solving constrained optimization problems (or a clear understanding of how to leverage dynamic data, adaptively assess and plan for optimal threat assessment/coverage, and be able to conclude the optimal tactical implementation for system task instructions under stressing conditions).
•Developing detailed models and simulations using object oriented MATLAB programming and utilizing simulations for trade study performance assessments.
•Strong numerical modeling and simulation capability of advanced threats using a high-level programming language such as MATLAB, Python, FORTRAN, or similar language environment
Current Secret Clearance is required.
Required Education (including Major):
Degree in an engineering classification (STEM), mathematics or physics; Bachelors of Science, Masters or PhD.
•Developmental experience with Sensor Resource Management or similar optimization problem set.
•Detailed knowledge of developing and running distributed interactive simulations (DIS).
•Analysis experience in aspects of the Ballistic Missile Defense Systems (e.g., Aegis Weapons Systems, Ground-based Midcourse Defense (GMD), Fire Control (FOM, GFC), C2BMC, BMDS sensors (EO/IR/RF), kill vehicles, interceptors, countermeasures, counter-countermeasures, or threats).
•A basic understanding of performance parameters, technical performance measures, methods and techniques definition, sensors, missiles, interceptors, detection/tracking, or Command and Control (e.g., C3I, C4I, etc.) analysis.
•Able to think critically to develop and capture concepts in technical papers, presentations, and discussions
•Systems engineering experience supporting large systems
•Possess good communication/interpersonal skills
Keyword Search: BMDS, MDA, MDS, Sensor Resource Management (SRM), KV, decision logic, command and control, fire control systems, operations research, constrained optimization, DIS, commitment
At Raytheon Technologies, we innovate to create solutions and solve complex challenges across all domains: from land and sea to air, space, and cyberspace. In doing so, we embrace the talent, expertise and perspectives of our diverse workforce, each bringing their skills, ideas and dedication to the work we do. Together, we pride ourselves on our commitment to our customers, industry partners and our teammates, making a positive impact not only to our business, but also in our support of our communities where we live and work. Our constant innovation is made possible by a strong culture, investing in our people, and an unwavering vision that is shared by Raytheon Technologies employees across the globe – a vision of one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place.
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 outstanding benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.
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.