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Systems Test Engineer

Company: Raytheon Intelligence & Space
Location: Goleta
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

The Systems Engineering Electronic Warfare (EW) Department requires a Systems Test Engineer committed and passionate about creating innovative and cost-effective EW Systems Integration, Verification & Validation (IV&V) solutions to support the EWS business area relating to Electronic Support (ES) and Electronic Attack (EA) capability development.

We innovate across all domains: from land and sea to air, space, and cyberspace. We march towards a simple vision - one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or you are an experienced professional, choose Raytheon if you are looking for an employer that values your career interests as much as your personal values.

The Self Protect Systems (SPS) organization is accountable for IV&V test designs, and develops unique solutions for assessing EW system performance. It performs test definition, design, development, integration and build of EW equipment and related Test and Evaluation Strategies, including and the corresponding planning and execution of detailed IV&V plans for Raytheon Intelligence and Space business unit. Solutions can include models, simulations and special test equipment designed specifically to stimulate, interrogate and instrument our EW Systems.

Continue to advance in your career with our established career roadmap where you can function as a key individual contributor or technical lead of one of our products. With over 50 active programs, there are multiple opportunities for hands-on integration and test of our products, design and development of subsystem architectures and algorithm development of EW capabilities in signal identification and technique generation. We know you can choose any company to work for. Explore all options then choose us. We do work that matters. We offer endless global career development and growth opportunities. We offer competitive salary and benefits packages. We employ some really cool, fun and innovative people. We work every day to foster an inclusive workplace that embraces all our differences-like race, gender, physical ability or sexual orientation-as opportunities to expand global growth, build competitive advantage and drive enterprise collaboration.

Generation of test documentation for verification of components, subsystems/systems.
Support to Functional Configuration Audits in support of selling off requirements using test artifacts (procedures, reports).
Derivation of test configurations for exercising the Unit Under Test in both lab and field environments.
Collaboration with other disciplines in the development of Special Test Equipment to support system testing.
Technical leadership of small teams which could include multiple disciplines.
Technical briefing of material to senior engineering leadership.
Execution of test activities both in-house and off-site for demonstration and/or subsystem sell-off.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 5 years of EW/Radar systems engineering experience is required.
  • Experience with EW/Radar systems integration, verification and validation.
  • Experience in execution and management through the use of test performance metrics.
  • Experience in the preparation/revision of test documentation (plan, procedures and reports).
  • Experience with general laboratory test setup and Special Test Equipment (Signal Generators, Spectrum Analyzers, etc.).
  • Experienced presenter preparing and presenting reports and briefings both orally and written.
  • Experienced with leading peers and team members during test phases.
  • Familiarity with generation of test configurations for component or subsystem checkout and verification.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
  • Must be a U.S. Citizen with Active (or active within past 24 months) DoD Secret Clearance.
  • U.S. Citizenship and ability to access to US only data systems.
    Desired Skills:
    • Experience troubleshooting, testing and integrating test equipment.
    • Strong RF experience and knowledge of microwave modules.
    • Experience with Special Test Equipment and Modeling and Simulation.
    • Experience with Microsoft Project scheduling activities.
    • Technical team leadership experience of minimum of three engineers.
    • Earned Value Management / Cost Account Management experience.
    • Experience leading STE development (and prime hardware) test activities.
    • Experience with security requirements related to government testing.
    • Experience with requirements verification and tracking tools such as DOORS.
    • Active DoD Top Secret clearance with investigation within five years.
      Required Education (including major):
      Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline.

      Desired Education (including major):
      Master's / Ph.D degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM).

      We value collaboration and teamwork, passion, integrity, and continuous improvement. Employees at Raytheon receive an industry-leading benefits package to include generous paid time off, employer 401k contributions and 401k matching, excellent insurance options, parental leave, tuition reimbursement and advanced degree programs, and more. We offer Relocation Assistance and Sign-On Bonus.

      Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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Keywords: Raytheon Intelligence & Space, Santa Barbara , Systems Test Engineer, Other , Goleta, California

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