Raytheon Technologies Signal Processing Engineer I - New Bachelor’s Degree Grad! in Tucson, Arizona
This position is for early career individuals who have less than 2 years of professional work experience and who will receive a degree during the current academic year or who received their degree within the last 18 months
Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD) is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets where you’ll be part of a global team working together to solve some of the most demanding challenges on the planet. We are the world's largest developer, producer and integrator of weapon systems. In fact, we've produced over one million missiles in our history. Military forces in more than 50 countries look to us for a high-quality product portfolio that includes missiles, smart munitions, projectiles, kinetic kill vehicles and directed energy weapons. We are able to accomplish this feat because our employees live our Values of Trust, Respect, Collaboration, Innovation and Accountability. Diversity is a part of our culture and a key to our success. When world-class talent works together in a place that is respectful and inclusive, we solve some of the world's hardest problems.
We know that a diverse company is a strong company. The people of Raytheon Technologies come from different backgrounds. We value our different perspectives and styles of tackling the world’s most complex challenges and toughest threats. Through Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), our employees are empowered to impact business results, build professional networks, advocate for causes that matter to them and contribute to their local communities. Diversity of thought is critical to the future of innovation. We leverage these unique voices to generate solutions toward a united and singular purpose: to define the future of aerospace.
Our multi-disciplinary Algorithm and Simulation integrated product team consists of Guidance, Navigation, and Control; Signal Processing; and missile-and-sensor-level Modeling and Simulation for Performance Analysis. Our Signal Processing engineers are responsible for designing, developing, and integrating Radar and Electro-Optical/Infrared (EO/IR) algorithms, conducting system trades/sensitivity analyses, and conducting performance assessments to support our products and new business initiatives.
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
Working in simulations written in C/C++ and MATLAB to develop, prototype, and test radar and/or EO/IR signal processing algorithms
Conducting performance trades and sensitivity analyses for radar and/or EO/IR applications
Working in production, lab test, and field test environments to test, verify, and validate radar and/or EO/IR signal processing algorithm requirements and performance
Working in a team environment in all phases of product development from program start up to live fire test, to provide engineering support by participating in project design reviews and peer reviews, including technical briefings to internal leadership and external customers
Bachelor of Science or Bachelor of Arts degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Optical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Math or related Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) degree with a minimum 3.00 cumulative GPA. Must be either currently pursuing degree or degree must have been granted in the last 18 months.
Experience with C or C++
Experience with MATLAB or Python
U.S. Citizenship is required
In undergraduate coursework, must have completed or be currently registered for at least one of these Signal Processing / Image Processing classes listed in italics: Signals & Systems, Digital Signal Processing, Signal Processing, Signal Analysis, Image Processing, Digital Image Processing, Image Analysis, or equivalent.
ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard
It is desired that the selected candidate completed, or be currently performing, a capstone, professional internship, or undergraduate research opportunity that provides experience applying signal processing techniques to radar data, visible or infrared images, or video data
Experience in artificial intelligence or machine learning
Experience in autonomous or collaborative systems
Experience with running and modifying simulations, and analyzing output
Experience with radar and/or EO/IR sensor and environment models
Experience using UNIX/Linux based workstations
Experience with hardware/software integration
Ability to develop and present technical briefings
Ability to work well in teams and independently
Good communication, interpersonal, planning and time management skills
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures
Demonstrated ability to work with colleagues who represent a diversity of work and conflict resolution styles
Current/Active DoD clearance or SSBI
This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of America’s 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of nature’s best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucson’s fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.
Student Loan Repayment Contribution Program
Paid Parental Leave
9/80 work schedule – Every other Friday off
Onsite Wellness Program – Health Screenings/Flu Shots
401K – Savings & Investment Plan
Paid Time Off
Rstars is an enterprise-wide recognition program that allows you to give and receive thanks for notable and exceptional performance.
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. https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm
*Please upload a copy of your most recent undergraduate transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition. Please include your cumulative GPA and projected graduation date on your resume. *
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.