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Employment Type:
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Posted:
10/5/2017
Job Category:
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Industry:
Aerospace & Aeronautics
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Raytheon Company | Waltham, Massachusetts
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Job Description

***Great opportunity for current seniors in college or recent college graduates. If you are not a current college senior, or a recent college graduate, please visit our other opportunities at www.raytheon.com/careersand apply!***

This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons.

The Hardware Engineering Center (HWEC) is an engineering organization that focuses on product producibility and mission assurance. It is a vital link in the integrated product development process that allows Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems to introduce reliable new products faster, better, and more economically.
Apply knowledge and experience in optics and lasers in the areas of design, analysis, integration or testing to develop advanced optical imaging telescopes, spectrometers, lasers, ladars, or special test equipment. This may include performing critical opto-mechanical alignments on state-of-the-art space hyperspectral optics, assembling and testing of technology-pushing laser demos, or troubleshooting of refractive or reflective optical assemblies for airborne imaging systems. It could also be analyzing laser propagation and detection, line-of-sight tolerances, or calculating radiometric budget allocations. Work in a team environment. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.

Required Skills:

  • A demonstrated knowledge of optics, lasers, electromagnetic propagation, and their interaction with materials.
  • Experience with optics or laser lab and/or analysis projects including error analysis. Also must be able to explain the concepts and outcomes
  • Experience with optical design and analysis tools
  • Excellent communication skills
  • U.S. Citizenship

Desired Skills:

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Experience with imaging optical systems.
  • Experience with laser alignments.
  • Experience in in-depth analysis and modeling of wavefront, stray light, radiometric, or line of sight requirements and capabilities.
  • Experience in test development, test procedures, evaluation, data collection and analysis for active or passive optical sensors.
  • Existing clearances.
  • Team and leadership experience.
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Please upload an unofficial transcript when applying)

Required Education (including major):

  • Must have a MS / MA from an accredited university with a major in Engineering, Science, or other related field with an emphasis in optics and/or lasers by Summer 2018 or have graduated within 18 months prior to start date.
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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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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.

 
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