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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
10/23/2018
Job Category:
Education-Teaching
Industry:
Aerospace & Aeronautics
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University Programs: Optics or Laser Intern
Raytheon Company | Mckinney, Texas
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Job Description

Great opportunity for current college students entering their Junior or Senior year by Fall 2018 or college graduate students (entering or currently enrolled) in a graduate program by Fall 2018. If you are not a current college or graduate student, please visit our other opportunities at www.raytheon.com/careers 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to secure the Interim Secret Security Clearance needed for this position may result in an offer of employment being rescinded.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.

Job Description:
The Hardware Engineering Center (HWEC) is an engineering organization that focuses on product development, 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.

The candidate will work within the Optics and Lasers sections of the Hardware Engineering Center. Specific responsibilities may include:

  • Develop and build test set-ups and use of optical tools such as interferometers, theodolites and spectrophotometers.
  • Align and test of opto-mechanical sensors and laser systems.
  • Design and analyze optical sensors including ray tracing, stray light analysis, and tolerance analyses.
  • Work with suppliers to get optical components and systems that meet requirements.


The chosen candidate will learn and apply of technical standards, principles, concepts and techniques. Candidates will be expected to provide recommendations to a variety of technical problems of appropriate scope and complexity, working under general supervision. Successful candidates should expect to be immersed in a fast-paced, team-based, and challenging technical environment where an individual with talent and initiative can stand out and thrive.


For Multi-Level Intern Requisitions:
This position can be a Salary Grade of G04, G05 or NUG based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.

  • G04 (College Junior by Fall 2018) - must have completed 60 hours of college
  • G05 (College Senior by Fall 2018) - must have completed 90 hours of college
  • NUG (Post- Graduate-Masters-PhD by Fall 2018) - must have an undergraduate degree and currently enrolled or about to enroll in a graduate degree program


Required Skills:

  • The candidate must have a good understanding of optics, lasers, electromagnetic propagation, and their interaction with materials
  • The candidate must have completed lab and/or analysis projects and be able to explain the concepts and outcomes
  • Must be a college Junior, Senior or Graduate student by Fall 2019
  • Must be able to obtain an interim Secret security clearance PRIOR to starting
  • This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.


Desired Skills:

  • Experience with optical design and analysis tools, such as Code V or Fred.
  • Experience with hands on assembly and alignment of optical tests or assemblies
  • Experience with optical measurement tools such as interferometers and spectrophotometers.
  • Experience working with lasers
  • Demonstrated leadership experience through school or extracurricular projects
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Please upload an unofficial transcript when applying)


Required Education (including major):

  • Currently pursuing a BS / BA degree from a four-year university and entering as a college Junior or Senior year OR pursuing a MS / MA / PhD by Fall 2019. Must be working towards a degree in Optical Engineering, Laser Physics, or equivalent, or equivalent technical discipline. Must be appropriate grade level listed above.

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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

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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