Raytheon Technologies Principal Systems Engineer - Chief Engineer in Marlborough, Massachusetts
The Systems Engineering Center (SEC) Department is involved in all aspects of Systems Engineering across the program lifecycle of Protected Communication Systems (PCS) (https://www.raytheonintelligenceandspace.com/capabilities/products/protected-satellite-communications) programs. The SEC Department supports a variety of communications systems including Secure Switching Networks, SATCOM (including AEHF, EHF, X-Band, Ka-Band, Ku-Band, C-Band, PTW), line of sight and networking for ground based, ship, submarine, and airborne platforms. We are seeking a recognized technical leader committed to creating innovative and cost-effective solutions for our communications systems.
Raytheon Intelligence and Space (RIS) is seeking a talented engineer to join the SEC Department as a Program Chief Engineer. The Chief Engineer (CE) is the single engineering leadership point of contact and is responsible for all engineering execution of a program including technical, schedule, and financial performance.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Primary program engineering leadership POC with the customer counterpart
Establish and manage a product vision, strategy and goals to align the Program with the Customer and facilitate conflict resolution
Support growth opportunities to turn into captured new business
Responsible for the entirety of engineering execution including technical budget, cost, schedule and metrics
Determines & monitors technical priorities to meet cost, schedule & performance for the entire program
Establishes and maintains the program technical baseline, ensuring the product is optimized to meet the contractual needs and can be executed within program budget and schedule
Monitor and trend staffing against planned work; proactively engage with Engineering functions to ensure adequate resource assignment.
Ensure effective use of independent reviews and achieve on-time completion of all Program Engineering reviews
Responsible for the Earned Value and/or financial management of the engineering content on a program.
Ensures proper Engineering Risk and Opportunity management (ensures Eng risks are captured, mitigation plans in place across IPTs)
Provide cross-IPT technical leadership and coordination - Ensure Engineering leads assigned to program are engaged in all aspects of their program
Encourage a diverse workforce by promoting diverse opinions and thought processes and through staffing
Minimum 8 years of experience in Systems, Software or Hardware engineering
Working knowledge of Earned Value Management System (EVMS), IMS, & IMP tools or equivalent for managing programs
Capability in leading an IPT or cross-function teams in program execution
Demonstrated ability to interact effectively with multidisciplinary teams of system design professionals including electrical, mechanical, software and logistics engineers
U.S. Citizenship status as this position requires the ability to obtain DoD Secret U.S. Security Clearance within one year of start date and will require the ability to access US only data systems
Engineering experience on development or integration programs
Must have proven leadership skills and behavior
Strong knowledge in proposal development, particularly Basis of Estimate development, and other contract deliverable artifacts
Skilled presenter with prior responsibility for dealing with customers, management, technical staff, and internal / external organizations
Experience with accountability; responsibility for prioritizing work tasks and customer requirements across multiple teams
Team building and motivational skills - training and developing team in disciplined engineering processes,
Proven leadership skills and behaviors
Self-motivated and capable of performing tasks with minimal oversight.
Strong communication, time management, and interpersonal skills
Risk and opportunity management, scope management,
Knowledge of Raytheon Intelligence and Space (RIS) Engineering products, technologies, and processes
Active DOD Secret security clearance
- Bachelor of Science degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) from an accredited educational institution (i.e. Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, etc.)
- Master of Science degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) from an accredited educational institution (i.e. Engineering, Physics, Mathematics, etc.)
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.