Raytheon Technologies Sr Electrical Engineer in Portsmouth, Rhode Island
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 Analysis Undersea, Radar, and Antenna Systems Section of the Materials Engineering Department is seeking an individual to fulfill the role of an Electrical Failure Analysis Engineer. This position will support programs and their mission of performing electrical and materials root cause failure analysis and component evaluations. The position requires the knowledge and understanding of electrical schematics, circuit analysis, digital processing, RF analysis, die level analysis, and the materials of electrical components (metal wire bonding, substrates, solder, adhesives, & encapsulants). The devices evaluated can range from simple passive devices to complex, custom microcircuits as well cables, connectors, motors, etc.
Responsibilities to Anticipate:
The position requires the ability to work through each step of an analysis, including external visual photo-documentation, electrical test, non-destructive troubleshooting, environmental testing, x-ray evaluation, destructive testing, decapsulation, cross-sections, internal visual photo-documentation, scanning electron microscope (SEM) evaluation, and writing a detailed final report. The position requires the ability to operate the available laboratory equipment such as microcsopes, oscilloscopes, power supplies, multimeters, LCR analyzers, curve tracers, semiconductor parameter analyzers, spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, frequency generators, signal generators, power meters, hipot testers, megohmmeters, laser millers, plasma etchers, chemical jet etchers, bond puller, etc. In addition, this role requires researching, investigating, and experimenting with various new failure analysis techniques.
The position requires the ability to work on several analyses concurrently. This role requires collaboration across the department to work with section members with areas of expertise in materials and chemistry.
An advanced degree in a related field may be substituted for 2 additional years of experience.
Qualifications You Must Have :
For, Senior Electrical Engineer I – Five (5) years of experience in the analysis of microcircuits, active & passive electrical components.
Experience with electronic component failure analysis
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 :
Master’s degree in one of the following engineering disciplines: Electrical Engineering, or Material Science or Physics with experience in component failure analysis
8 plus years of direct related experience in the analysis of microcircuits, active & passive electrical components
Knowledge of Government Component Documents i.e. MIL-STD, MIL-PRF, and MIL-HDBK specifications, and associated QPLs and QMLs. (MIL-STDs 750 / 883, MIL-PRF 38534, 38534, 19500, 1580 etc.)
Data collection and presentation skills to write a cogent report, supporting the analysis conclusion and if necessary present the data and findings
Ability to effectively work parallel analyses
Working knowledge of the Microsoft Office suite
Familiarity with component data sheets and drawings
Experience with electrical test equipment such as (DMM, Curve Tracer, Parametric Analyzers, etc.)
Technical working knowledge of electronic component parts and their application
Knowledge of reading electrical schematics and circuit analysis
Advanced degree in aforementioned disciplines. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard
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. 186818
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.