Raytheon Technologies Electrical Engineer II - Flex PCB Layout in Tucson, Arizona
The Electrical Products team is seeking an Electrical Engineer II to join our team as an Electrical Computer Aided Designer (ECAD) with a specialty in Flex and Rigid-Flex technologies.
The mission of the Electrical Products Team is to develop best in industry technologies that align product capabilities to the needs of our customer. We will empower our people to leverage design commonality and innovation, balancing risk and rigor, to achieve predictable and affordable solutions. We are looking for candidates willing to collaborate, innovate, and team with our engineers to generate and utilize today’s cutting-edge technology.
Responsible for printed circuit board (PCB) designs from conception to manufacturing including schematic capture, component placement, routing, Gerber / ODB++ file creation, and all documentation using the Mentor Graphics and BluePrint toolsets. Design layouts include flex, rigid-flex, and rigid assemblies. Responsible for interfacing with electrical, mechanical, and producibility engineering disciplines to ensure that the overall design requirements are captured and accomplished. An understanding of technical theories in addition to concepts in the field of Flex and Rigid-Flex design and manufacturing is desired.
Required Education, Skills, and Experience:
US Citizenship is required
Bachelor’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
Minimum of 2 years of PCB layout experience
Previous work history in and understanding of flexible circuit manufacturing principles that affect circuit and component layout
Previous experience working with mechanical components and being able to understand and interpret drawings as they relate to PCBs
Experience with the electrical design process and laying out Flex and Rigid-Flex PCBs
Candidate must be able to obtain a security clearance
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
Working knowledge of analog, digital, RF, and mixed technology, multi-layer designs with HDI technology
Technical PCB design skills using the Mentor Graphics design toolset including, but not limited to the Xpedition Enterprise tool suite with working knowledge of Xpedition VX.2.5, to include schematic capture, placement, routing, use of the auto-router, Constraint Manager, and EDM Library Cockpit, use of BluePrint to create complex PCB and CCA drawings
Export manufacturing data in both Gerber and ODB++ and use of Valor NPI Design Rule Checking software
Familiarity with IPC 6013 is a plus
Working knowledge of military and commercial design standards, GD&T techniques, and overall producibility considerations related to electronic packaging design is desired
Strong written and verbal communication skills as well as strong customer interaction skills with engineers of all levels
Must be able to communicate effectively through various means up to and including telecoms, Skype (or other instant messaging programs), video conferencing, etc.
Ability to effectively multi-task
Must be able to assist in developing technical solutions to complex problems through use of ingenuity and creativity with moderate supervision
Must be a self-starter and possess the ability to work autonomously while establishing schedule and priority needs
Must be proactive not only within their own discipline, but be able to apply those qualities to other similar/complementary disciplines with minimal supervision
Working knowledge of operating system concepts and implementations, network services as related to Microsoft Windows environment (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)
Willingness to work extended hours (nights and/or weekends) as required to complete assigned tasking
Active Secret DoD security clearance (U.S. Citizenship is required) or the ability to obtain and retain one
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens. http://www.dss.mil/psmo-i/indus_psmo-i_interim.html
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.