Full Job Description
Raytheon Missiles & Defense seeks a highly motivated, hands-on engineer for a technical project lead position in the Test Development Department (TDD).
A technical project lead is responsible for overseeing the design, development and deployment of Test Equipment. Typical responsibilities include the financial oversight of labor and material spending, providing technical direction to engineers, and reporting project status to peers and program leadership. This role requires the application of technical and leadership skills to ensure that project milestones and deliverables are met, and that technical challenges and risks are properly communicated to leadership.
TDD is responsible for leading and executing multiple diverse technical projects across a broad spectrum of DoD programs. We are seeking engineers who have (i) applicable technical expertise (ii) demonstrated experience leading a technical team or have the desire to do so. Technical and/or financial project management experience is desirable for this role.
TDD is a cross functional team of multi-disciplined engineers who enjoy being a part of the entire product development life cycle. TDD works with a wide variety of assembly levels ranging from CCA to sub-assemblies to full systems. You’ll join a hands-on development team that fosters engineering excellence and creativity, and takes pride in seeing the end product in the hands of the customer.
Be a part of a diverse project team responsible for the design, deployment and sustainment of test solutions for radar, sonar, communication, missile, and combat control systems. Projects emphasize flexible and scalable capabilities including efficient, automated product handling.
Test Development Life-Cycle:
Review product test requirements
Design of hardware and software including mechanical fixturing
Support internal or external builds
Validate test system
Training and sustainment including global travel opportunities
Department Areas of Expertise:
System level design
High speed digital
National Instrument Hardware and Software Test Platforms
(PXI, LabVIEW/TestStand/LabWindows/CVI programming)
High Voltage Design
Legacy Test Station Troubleshooting
FPGA Firmware Design
Text based (e.g. C, Python, Java) Coding
Embedded computing (Raspberry Pi, Arduino, PLC)
6+ years of experience in the development/design of test equipment
Experience working with EVMS tools
Demonstrated technical leadership experience
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within one year of start date.
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Exposure to test equipment design and development activities
Good decision-making and problem-solving skills
Ability to work as a member of a team
Experience with National Instruments’ TestStand, LabWindows/CVI, and/or LabVIEW
Digital, Analog, RF, and/or Power Supply test hardware and/or software design
VXI / VME / MXI / PXI / CompactPCI application development
Experience with commercial test and measurement equipment
VHDL and embedded system design knowledge
Software applications / programming skills
Understanding of engineering processes: CMMI, 6 sigma
B.S. in STEM degree (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math)
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, we innovate to create solutions and solve complex challenges across all domains: from land and sea to air, space, and cyberspace. In doing so, we embrace the talent, expertise and perspectives of our diverse workforce, each bringing their skills, ideas and dedication to the work we do. We pride ourselves on our commitment to our customers, industry partners and our teammates, making a positive impact not only to our business, but also in our communities where we live and work. Our constant innovation is made possible by a strong culture, investing in our people, and an unwavering vision that’s shared by Raytheon Missiles & Defense employees across the globe – a vision of one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place.
Raytheon Missiles & Defense has been recognized as a respected employer and valued corporate citizen for our employment practices, programs and community support by a number of highly-regarded organizations. The list includes: Forbes, Glassdoor, National Veterans Small Business Association, Corporate Responsibility Magazine, Environmental Protection Agency, Affinity Inc. and many more.
What We Offer: Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon Missiles & Defense offers 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 Raytheon Missiles & Defense offers include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
Raytheon Technologies 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.