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Systems Engineer I- SADID 2011 College graduates
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Raytheon Company | Boston, MA
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Are you a college student about to graduate who is interested in becoming a Systems Engineer and working in product development and who would prefer contributing to "big picture" design activities ?

Then you might be ready to begin your professional career as an engineer within IDS' Systems Architecture, Design and Integration Directorate (SADID).

IDS Engineering's Systems Architecture Design and Integration Directorate (SADID) is the central focus for Mission Systems Integration activities within IDS. SADID provides system level design through requirements definition for complex, large scale defense applications. To support this activity, SADID employees are responsible for modeling and simulation efforts, system effectiveness and operational analysis, radar systems design, signal processing algorithm development, tracking, and discrimination.

Systems Engineer I- SADID

What is Systems Engineering? What does a Systems Engineer do? Systems Engineering contributes to programs throughout the entire product development lifecycle, from inception to completion. A Systems Engineer uses engineering and math skills to define the architecture of the system (the "pieces" and how they interact), the performance and functional requirements of the system (what the system must be capable of doing and how well), the subsystem design and requirements (what components are needed and how they must perform), and the integration of the components into the overall system. In support of design and requirements generation effort, the Systems Engineers also analyze the system's operational capabilities through modeling and simulation tools. Systems Engineers are also involved in integration, string testing, fielding and operational tests.
Our engineers are at the forefront of applying object oriented systems engineering and architecture methods on many of today's most advanced-technology systems.

Do you have this Basic Qualification?

Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering (Analysis oriented), Computer Science, Applied Mathematics, Physics or related engineering curriculum or Bachelor of Arts in Physics or Science related field.

Do you have any of the following Desired Qualifications?

* M.S. Degree

* GPA of 3.0 or higher strongly desired

* Programming experience

* MATLAB experience

* Fluency in computer programming languages (FORTRAN, C, C++, JAVA)

* Strong analytical skills

* Engineering Project or Internship experience

* Excellent written and oral communication skills; knowledge of MS Office or other presentation tools

* Educational Background interest in the following areas:

* Radar Architecture and or algorithms

* Signal Processing and Control theory

* Statistics, random processes and or detection methods

* Imaging / pattern recognition

* Processing techniques (eg Kalman Filtering)

* Ability to pursue information (self starter)

* Ability to work in a collaborative team environment

* Engineering related Internship / Co-op Program Placement experience

* Course related project experience as a member of a student team

* Activity/ leadership in college campus organizations or community service

* Authored Technical Papers and / or Technical Presentations

* Ability to obtain a Department of Defense security clearance

Be a key contributor to our SADID team"'
The SADID organization is located at IDS Mission Centers in Andover, Sudbury, Tewksbury and Woburn, Massachusetts locations 20 or 30 miles of Boston, as well as Portsmouth, RI, Arlington, VA, Huntsville, AL, & San Diego, CA.

Sound like the kind of team where you can make a significant contribution?

Then you need to apply now. Please join us in our mission


Systems engineering, architecture methods, MATLAB, computer programming, FORTRAN, C++, Radar architecture, algorithms, Signal processing, control theory, random processes, detection methods, Pattern recognition, Imaging recognition, Kalman Filtering,

Raytheon is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

Headquartered in Tewksbury, Mass., Integrated Defense Systems (IDS) has locations in Washington, California, Utah, New Mexico, Virginia, Texas, Maryland, Rhode Island, Alabama, Australia, Germany, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration systems supports its customer base across multiple mission areas including air and missile defense systems, missile defense radars, early warning radars, naval ship operating systems, robotics and other advanced technologies. With a workforce of more than 14,000 employees and 2010 sales of 5.4 billion, IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a broad international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security.

About Raytheon Company

Based in Tucson, Arizona, Raytheon Company's Missile Systems designs, develops and manufactures precision missile systems, including air to air, strike, Naval Weapons Systems, land combat, guided projectiles, exoatmospheric kill vehicles and directed energy weapons. Missile Systems is proud to employee 11,000 professionals at its Tucson, Arizona headquarters.