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Posted:
9/19/2019
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Industry:
Aerospace & Aeronautics
Principal Systems Engineer
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Raytheon Company | Dulles, VA
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Job Description

Raytheon is seeking a motivated Principal Systems Engineer to lead a systems engineering team in incremental design, development and test of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) ground control systems and Anti-Drone defense systems. The role involves managing the NCCS SE team and providing technical guidance for the development of requirements, architecture, COTS selection, design products, integration, verification & validation and selloff of system of systems. The candidate should be knowledgeable of the Systems Engineering life-cycle, cost and schedule management through Earned Value Management (EVMS) techniques and work collaboratively with other engineering discipline leads through all phases of development, test and delivery.


Responsibilities will include:

  • Manages Systems Engineering team’s technical scope and execution for all SE phases including design, integration, testing, and delivery support
  • Apply clear communication, analytic and problem-solving skills to identify, communicate and resolve issues.
  • Create and deliver customer briefings for Systems Engineering Technical Reviews (SRR, PDR, CDR, TRR, etc)
  • Performs EVMS including metrics, cost and schedule variances and program reviews
  • Leads development and analysis of requirements & traceability using tools like DOORS
  • Leads Integration of system of systems composed of Components off the Shelf (COTS) and custom software
  • Leads test program for requirements verification and selloff
  • Performs complex system engineering analyses including trade studies
  • Bid Systems Engineering work scope on proposals for new business in the same domain
  • Contributes to a team of systems engineers in accomplishment of engineering tasks in an iterative development environment.
  • Performs complex system engineering analyses including trade studies
  • Attends technical interchange meetings with team members and multiple disciplines.
  • Provides status on assigned tasks.

Required Skills:
  • Minimum of 8 years systems engineering experience;
  • Experience with leading teams and performing EVM
  • Solid understanding in Systems Engineering, concept of System of Systems and SE Life-Cycle;
  • Development of SE management and test plans
  • Experience in leading integrating and verifying of systems
  • Experience with a requirements management process
  • Must exhibit good time management skills and self-motivation; focus on customer service.
  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills and sound problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work with the other technical leads to administer and support the overall program.
  • Proficiency with MS Office Applications
  • Ability to attain DoD Secret Clearance

Desired Skills:
  • Experience in leading and managing system level requirements
  • Experience with ISR tactical sensors (Radar, Active and Passive RF, EO/IR, SIGINT)
  • Leadership-Role in UAV or Aviation domain knowledge
  • Experience in leading automated test development & execution
  • Leadership experience supporting DoD contracts
  • Proposal leadership experience
  • Effective written and verbal communication, customer focus, collaboration, and multitasking skills
  • Active Secret Clearance

Education Requirements:

  • 8 years experience. Bachelor’s degree in Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science or related STEM discipline;
  • Master’s degree in System Engineering, Computer Science, or related STEM field preferred.


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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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