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Information Services
Aerospace & Defense
Custom Software & Technical Consulting
Systems Engineer I
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Raytheon Company | El Segundo, CA
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Job Description

Job Description:
The Systems Verification Center (SVC) is responsible for systems verification engineering activities supporting Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) programs in the Southern California area. The primary business areas supported include Air Combat Avionics, Advanced Concepts and Technology, Integrated Airborne Systems, Integrated Technology Programs, Precision Attack and Surveillance, and Strategic Systems.
The SVC provides services and expertise for the systems integration, verification, and validation (IV&V) of Radar, RF, and Electro-Optical (EO) sensors. This includes Test Architecture Development, Test Equipment Requirements, Mission Systems Integration (MSI), Mission Planning and Operations, Integration and Test (I&T), Flight Test, and Post Delivery Support. SVC prides itself on its ability to support the full breadth of systems IV&V engineering needs for space, airborne, ground, and naval applications. SVC also supplies leadership and engineering expertise to a variety of internal research and development, process development, production support, and new business pursuits.
Our core competencies include systems engineering, mission planning, test architecture, mission systems integration, test requirements management, test verticality, and sensor test data reduction. An entry-level engineer will typically assist a more senior engineer by performing trade-off analyses and keeping track of performance budgets in order to produce a design which balances performance, cost and risk.
Most common assignments are in the areas of software and hardware
New hire may be assigned to any systems engineering function.
Typical new hire assignment would be to assist in the definition of software and hardware requirements for a new STE system.
The systems engineer evaluates the possible combinations of hardware and software specifications which will enable the test system to meet the customer performance goals and overall requirements.
Based upon knowledge of the technical challenges involved in meeting the test unit specifications, he or she will recommend a design approach and a set of specifications.

Required Skills:

Strong willingness to learn and succeed in a fast, dynamic environment.

Experience with Digital logic and FPGA programming. Schematic literate. Familiar with OrCAD/AutoCAD/Mentor Graphics.

Experience with C/C++

Experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

Oral and written communication skills

Must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance .

Desired Skills:

Experience in systems software integration or verification, hardware integration, test requirements management, test verticality

Minimum of 3.0 GPA overall preferred

Required Education (including major):

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Software/Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electronics Engineering, Systems Engineering or related technical discipline by August 2013 or within previous 18 months

Go further. Outdo yourself. Set a mission and accomplish it with Raytheon. As a world-leading supplier of defense and aerospace systems, Raytheon is your partner for achieving professional success. Our Space and Airborne Systems (SAS), is a world leader in integration systems and solutions for advanced missions.

As a Raytheon employee, you will enjoy comprehensive healthcare coverage including medical, prescription drug, vision and dental care, as well as Healthcare & Dependant Care Reimbursement Accounts. Your financial well-being will be supported through our saving and investment plan, stock ownership plan, and retirement benefits. Moreover, we offer flexible work arrangements and provide various other forms of employee assistance.

* Discover a place where your aspirations match your goals.
* Where talented people can make an impact.
* Where challenges are a daily occurrence and rewards always follow.

Make your next move to Raytheon!

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.

About Raytheon Company

Company Description

Raytheon at a Glance

    * Chairman and CEO: William H. Swanson

    * 72,000 employees worldwide

    * $25 billion in 2010 sales

At Raytheon, we aspire to be the most admired defense and aerospace systems supplier through world-class people and technology.

Raytheon is a technology leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 89 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services.

Raytheon is made up of the following businesses:

Integrated Defense Systems, based in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, is Raytheon's leading Global Capabilities Integrator providing affordable, integrated solutions to a strong international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security

Intelligence and Information Systems, based in Garland, Texas, is a leading provider of intelligence and information solutions, specializing in ground processing, unmanned ground systems, cybersecurity operations, homeland security and other markets to resolve the most complex problems for our customers worldwide.

Missile Systems, based in Tucson, Arizona, designs and manufactures key weapons and critical requirements, including air-to-air, strike surface Navy air defense, land combat missiles, guided projectiles and directed energy weapons.

Network Centric Systems, based in McKinney, Texas, develops and produces mission solutions for networking, command and control, battlespace awareness, and air traffic management.

Raytheon Professional Services, based in Dallas, Texas, is a global leader in learning services and training outsourcing. Our customers ranked us the number one outsourced training provider in HRO Magazine’s 2008 poll. We are also among the top five outsourced training providers in the Black Book HRO: Training & Learning Services.

Raytheon Technical Service Company, based in Dulles, Virginia, provides a full spectrum of technical, scientific and professional services to defense, federal, international and commercial customers worldwide. We specialize in training, logistics, engineering, product support, and operational support services and solutions for the Mission Support, homeland security, space, civil aviation, counterproliferation and counterterrorism markets.

Space and Airborne Systems, based in El Segundo, California, designs and develops integrated systems for crucial missions. Our forward-thinking technology has made us a leader among both military and civilian customers for decades.

Global Presence – with offices in 19 countries and global companies serving customers in the United Kingdom, Australia and Canada, Raytheon International, Inc. leads the company’s efforts to capture new overseas business, and coordinates the operations of its international locations.

Our commitment is to build an inclusive culture that recognizes uniqueness, empowers each employee values all contributions and contributors, and leverages its diverse workforce to maximize competitive advantage.