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Raytheon Company | Waltham, MA
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Job Description

Are you an innately inquisitive person and have a permanent sense that things aren't quite good enough? Do you enjoy working in dynamic teams where you share your knowledge and learn? Do you actively seek out complex radar signal processing problems to solve?

Organization Description:

If your answer to those questions is an enthusiastic “Yes!” then you may be the person we’re looking for to join our innovative team as a Radar Signal Processing Engineer. The Signal Processing Center at Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) is seeking engineers to provide Radar Signal Processing expertise to sustain, extend and grow new business. Learn more below and apply today!

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Additional information about RMS and Tucson, AZ

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Job Description:

As a Radar Signal Processing Engineer, your tasks may include:

·Concept development and performance trade studies for missile radar sensor applications.

·Development, prototyping, and testing radar sensor models and radar signal processing algorithms in detailed high fidelity simulations written in C/C++ and Matlab.

·Testing, verification, and validation of radar sensor and signal processing algorithm requirements and performance.

·Working in a team environment to provide engineering support through participation in project design reviews and peer reviews for all phases of missile radar development tasks.

Key Responsibilities (Essential Functions):

·Participate in definition of team objectives.

·Develop and prototype algorithms.

·Provide concept and performance trade studies, demonstrate capabilities developed.

·Provide engineering support to projects through participation in project design reviews and peer reviews, including technical briefings to internal leadership and external customers.

·Communicate with senior management on major accomplishments, issues and concerns.

Required Skills:

·Working knowledge of Matlab and one of the following programming languages: C, C++, Java, or Python

·Proven ability to contribute in a team environment to develop creative solutions to technical challenges.

·Proven ability to develop and present technical briefings.

·Coursework and/or experience with digital signal processing, probability theory, stochastic signal processing, and electromagnetic theory.

·U.S. Citizenship is required

Desired Skills:

·Ability to work with minimal supervision.

·Good communication, interpersonal, planning and time management skills.

·Knowledge of radar signal processing and analysis.

·Familiarity with hardware/software integration.

·Ability to produce technical documentation including customer briefings and specifications.

Required Education:

Bachelor or Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Math, Physics, or related field from an ABET accredited institution with a minimum cumulative/overall GPA of 3.0.

The Job Title for a Bachelor of Science degree is a Systems Engineer I.
The Job Title for a Master of Science degree is a Systems Engineer II.

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. Interested job seekers must apply online at www.raytheon.com/campus to determine if they meet qualifications for specific positions and other employment requirements.

***Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition***

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About Raytheon Company

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 92 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services

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