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Principal Optical Engineer
Raytheon Company | Tucson, Arizona
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Job Description

Job Description:

The Electrical Subsystems Directorate (ESD), EO Products and Technologies Department is currently searching for an Optical Design Engineer with optical design and analysis skills, interest and/or experience in infrared systems, optical tolerancing, optical fabrication, and testing. Chosen team member will work with multi-discipline teams supporting military programs through the application of optical design tools in the development and production phases of optical sensors. Assignments may include optical design, optical analysis such as stray light analysis, optical tolerancing, prototype development with optical component suppliers, optical testing, troubleshooting EO systems, and providing solutions to a variety of EO problems of moderate scope and complexity. Candidate should be capable of leading small teams and will work closely with Integrated Product Team Leads/Program Managers ensuring engineering requirements are defined, risks are managed and schedules/budgets are met. Candidate will work independently in determining and meeting the technical, financial and schedule objectives of projects. As an Optical Engineer, decisions are data driven in nature and require preparing technical justification analysis reports as well as presenting to a variety of Engineering Review Boards.


NOTE: This position can be a Principal Systems Engineer or Sr. Principal Systems Engineer based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, leadership, experience and responsibility requirements of the position

Required Skills:


US Citizenship required
  • Bachelor's degree in Optics, Physics, Systems Engineering or related discipline
  • A minimum of 8 years related experience in Optics and Optical Design
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in infrared systems optical design, analysis, optical tolerancing, fabrication, and testing
  • Expert in CODE V and/or Zemax, and Excel and Matlab
  • Candidate is required to attain a secret level clearance and must have INTERIM SECRET clearance before start date.
Desired Skills:
  • Master’s or PhD in Optical Engineering or related discipline
  • Demonstrated experience in optical design and analysis
  • Industry related documentation experience
  • Business Acumen
  • Active DoD issued security clearance
Required Education (including Major):
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Optics, Physics, or Systems Engineering or related discipline. MS or PhD in Optics, Physics, or Systems Engineering preferred.

This position requires the successful issuance, transfer or maintenance of any clearances and/or accesses necessary for the position. 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. Additional detail regarding security clearance factors can be obtained by accessing the DISCO website at: http://www.dss.mil/psmo-i/indus_psmo-i_interim.html

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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, 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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