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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 and apply!***

As a defense contractor, there are specific programs requiring a certain level of security clearance and special access for assigned staff. The selected candidate will be required to secure these accesses. Not being able to secure the Interim Secret Security Clearance needed for this position may result in an offer of employment being rescinded.

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.

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

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.

This position is for an electrical engineer to work in the Hardware Engineering Center of Raytheon's Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) business unit. The person hired for these positions will work in the Transmitter, Receiver, EXciter (TREX) department. This entails working in multi-disciplined, multi-functional integrated product teams to either design, develop, manufacture and/or sustain complex state-of-the-art systems for airborne, naval, and/or land-based military applications. Activities may include one or more of the following: detailed RF/Analog/Digital design, component obsolescence trades and resolution updates, production support, supplier collaboration to resolve hardware non-conformances and/or product sustainment. Specific tasks include circuit analysis, circuit simulation, design documentation maintenance, trade assessments for obsolescence resolution, troubleshooting and resolution of hardware performance issues and hardware integration, test and verification. Integration and test of RF/Analog/Digital components and modules at the TREX and Radar levels may also be required.

Required Skills:

  • Electrical engineering experience with an emphasis in RF, Analog and/or digital component and module design, development and/or support
  • Experience with industry standard CAE (computer-aided engineering) tools for electrical engineering as well as EE lab equipment
  • Experience with schematic capture, HDL code development, synthesis, simulation, and test
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S.Security Clearance as of day one of employment
  • Must be able to obtain an interim Secret security clearance PRIOR to starting

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with RF design tools such as ADS, Genesys, Matlab, Labview, PSPICE and Mentor Expedition design Tool.
  • Experience with industry standard CAE (computer-aided engineering) tools
  • Familiarity with the complete design process from requirements to development, test, and integration
  • Experience with schematic capture, VHDL design/HDL code development, synthesis, simulation, and test
  • Software skills with C, C++ Visual Basic, and/or assembly languages.
  • Knowledge of CMMI
  • Experience in cost account management and cost estimation, and engineering task planning (IMP/IMS)
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Please upload an unofficial transcript when applying)

Required Education:
Must have a BS / BA from an accredited university with a major in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, or other related field by by Summer 2018 or have graduated within 18 months prior to start date.


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.


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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