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Raytheon Technologies Senior Systems Engineer - Radar Simulation in Marlborough, Massachusetts

About Us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD), fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating

Job Summary:

As a Senior Systems Engineer - Radar Simulation in the Algorithm & Simulations (A&S) Directorate, you will help with algorithm development including radio-frequency (RF) and electro-optical/infrared (EO-IR) Signal Processing; Guidance, Navigation, and Control; and missile-and-sensor-level Modeling and Simulation for RMD's broad portfolio of projects, programs and products. As part of the Modeling & Sim team within the A&S Directorate you will have a hand in developing and maintaining high fidelity performance simulations (including multiple sensor channels, scene generation capability, control hardware, physical environment, and embedded software), execute system performance analysis (including pre-flight prediction, post flight matching, and verification and validation), support new business initiatives and develop & execute technology roadmaps. Our portfolio includes surface Navy, undersea Navy, missile defense sensors, interceptors, command and control, integrated air and missile defense systems and space surveillance systems.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

  • You will develop and analyze radar algorithms in the context of a high fidelity digital simulation supplemented by field measurements

  • You will work collaboratively to extend and validate the digital simulation, assess radar performance in complex multi-mission scenarios by reviewing detailed data from individual runs and across broad sets of runs, and investigate and resolve issues identified during analysis

  • You will support updating and developing new requirements for implementing and verifying refined and new radar algorithms in tactical radar software

  • You will develop and present briefings and reports on performance assessments, new and modified radar algorithms, scene modeling approaches, and issue investigations

  • You will support integration of the high fidelity radar simulation into federations managed by other US Government organizations

    Qualifications You Must Have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, or Physics

  • With a Bachelor’s Degree listed above, you must have five (5) years of documented work experience in the following areas (A Master’s Degree will satisfy 2 years of work experience and a PhD will satisfy the work experience):

  • Radar modeling and/or analysis experience

  • Experience using Matlab for data analysis

  • Experience with a compiled programming language

  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

    Qualifications We Value:

  • Experience in radar signal processing, radar tracking, and electronic protection

  • Experience in environmental clutter and RF propagation phenomenology and modeling

  • Experience with classification and machine learning techniques

  • Experience with C++ or Java programming

  • Experience using Linux (from a user’s point of view)

    What We Offer:

Whether you are just starting out on your career journey, or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package including compensation, healthcare, wellness, retirement, work/life benefits, career development and recognition programs. Some of the best benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care. 185912

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.