Raytheon Technologies Automation Systems Engineer II in McKinney, Texas
The Raytheon Intelligence & Space (RIS) Advanced Manufacturing, Modernization, and Technology (AMMT) team is seeking an enthusiastic and highly motivated team member to take on the role of Sr. Automation Systems Engineer II in our Factory in McKinney, TX.
This position will be responsible for executing automation projects within the McKinney factory.
The Automation Systems Engineer will work for the McKinney Automation Systems Engineering Manager, and will collaborate with local factory leadership, manufacturing engineering, industrial engineering, operations, supply chain, and front end of the business Automation Lead to execute automation development and deployment and incorporate advanced Smart Factory/Industry 4.0 technologies as well as identify opportunities for process improvements via lean techniques.
The position will be networked across RIS factories, which includes locations in El Segundo (CA), McKinney (TX), Forest (MS), Santa Barbara County (CA), and Largo (FL), in addition to operations and automation engineers from other Raytheon Technologies business units. The ideal candidate will have a proven track record of automation deployment and/or sustainment in a factory setting, including high mix, low volume production.
5+ years of professional engineering experience in a manufacturing environment, with at least 2 years being directly related to automation and/or controls.
Experience in automation systems design, development, deployment, validation and/or sustainment in a factory setting.
Experience with automation systems (torque controllers, robots, vision systems, PLCs, etc.)
Experience with process integration and electromechanical / mechatronic systems
Experience with Distributed Control Systems
Strong understanding of automation programming environments
Experience in mechanical and/or electrical design, computer vision, artificial intelligence, or other related field.
Experience with CAD (Solidworks, Pro E, AutoCAD electrical, etc.)
Ability to prioritize during haze of confusion and/or conflicting goals
Time & task management skills
Ability to lead/manage engineers and technical trades on project teams
Ability to demonstrate strong critical thinking and problem solving skills
US Citizenship is requires as the position will require the ability to access US only data systems
The ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security Clearance
U.S. Citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
US Citizenship is required as only US Citizens are eligible for a Security Clearance
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.
Experience with a wide variety of production machinery, industrial sensors, and equipment (LVDT and pressure transducers, dispense systems, temperature controllers, DC torque controllers, current and power meters, etc.)
Knowledge of Electrical Standards (NFPA79, National Electric code, UL508A).
Knowledge of Safety standards (ANSI/RIA15.06, OSHA).
Experience programming Cartesian, SCARA and Articulated robots is highly desired (Fanuc, UR or others)
Experience with Vision systems (Cognex, Keyence, Fanuc)
Experience creating technical specifications for automated manufacturing equipment is highly desired
Experience transitioning products and processes from prototype to production desired
Debug and optimize automated processes to maximize cycle time, improve availability and yield
Enforce application of Raytheon standards, manage external integrators during specification generation, design review, design approval
Participate in initial equipment conceptual development and carefully balance product specifications, process requirements, layout complexity, cost, and lead-time limits.
Understanding of Lean principles and terminology and/or six sigma black belt or equivalent
Familiarity with Industry 4.0 / Smart Factory concepts
Understanding of SCADA (Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition) systems, MES (Manufacturing Execution Systems), ISA (International Society of Automation) 95 architectures.
Experience with cyber and/or cyber-physical systems security protocols
Experience with PLCs, MTConnect, and/or Transactional Automation (use of API, XML)
Demonstrated ability to develop technical risk mitigation plans to prevent overruns to budget and schedule
Proactively identifies and manages changes in project scope, identifies potential problems, and devises contingency plans
Strong interpersonal communication (verbal, written and presentation) skills with the ability to interact positively and collaboratively with others at all levels of the organization
Ability to obtain an SSBI clearance, or candidate holds active SSBI.
Experience or education in systems engineering and application to automation systems.
Bachelor’s in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics
Master’s in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics
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.