Raytheon Technologies Low Observable & Computational Electromagnetic Codes (CEM) Engineer Expert in Tucson, Arizona
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.
Do you have a passion for LO technology?
Would you enjoy working on a nationally certified ground plane range to support our nation’s security?
Are you motivated to work with little supervision?
If you answered "yes" to these questions, our mechanical design team at our Tucson, AZ, facility wants to hear from you!
We are seeking an expert career Radar Cross Section / Low Observable Engineer to join the Mechanical Products Team. This design team is committed to excellence supporting our customers and allies worldwide.
You will lead Radar Cross Section / Low Observable Engineer will lead Radar Cross Section (RCS) predictions and measurements tests of developmental and production systems. The LO Engineer is expected to perform RCS predictions and should be familiar with limitations of Computational Electromagnetic Codes (CEM). Deliverables will include test documentation, data analysis, anomaly resolution, results documentation, and presentation of results to both internal and external customers. Candidate will work in integrated product teams to incorporate advanced signature control techniques into deliverable products and aid in the assessment of system performance. Note that occasional non-standard work shifts may be expected during testing.
Responsibilities to Anticipate:
The selected individual will document all activities pertaining to test preparation, data analysis, design trades, prediction results, and others
You will work within integrated product teams and support all aspects of that team’s design efforts with some direction from Senior Low Observables Engineer
You will present results of testing, analysis, and design efforts to internal and external customers
Occasional travel for business, training, and conferences
An advanced degree in a related field may be substituted for 3 additional years of experience.
Qualifications You Must Have :
Bachelor’s in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
Eight (8) years of engineering experience, which include Low Observable (LO) technology and/or Computational Electromagnetic Codes (CEM)
Prior work experience performing RCS measurement/testing, prediction, and/or design
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:
Multiple tests of LO targets on ground plane ranges and compact ranges
Absorber material treatments / design and testing experience (coatings, paint, MAGRAM)
Academic or applied experience utilizing RF testing techniques, terminology, and test equipment
Understanding of electromagnetic fundamentals
Experience with Infrared signature analysis and control
Experience in the field of infrared signature technology is desirable
Programming expertise in C++, MATLAB, or other technical language is desirable
Advanced radar system development or test experience
Presentation skills and ability to communicate with peers, executives and customers
Working knowledge of computational electromagnetic codes to include full wave codes, as well as asymptotic techniques using industry standard tools such as XPATCH, , , CARLOS, SENTRi
Advanced Degree: Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Math or other Engineering discipline
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.
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.