Power Supply/Converter Engineer II

Raytheon Dallas , TX 75201

Posted 4 months ago

This is a position in Dallas, Tx, with some work also in the McKinney, Tx site for a power supply design engineer in the Hardware Electronics Center of Raytheon's Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) business unit.

Job Description:

Participate in the design and development power conversion technologies for space and airborne military applications.

Required Skills:

  • 0-2 years hands-on experience and working with switching power converters

  • Experience with designing and testing of DC-DC Converters

  • Experience with generating requirement documents, schematics, and board routing instructions

  • Experience with multiple conversion topologies (Flyback, Forward, Boost, Phase-Shifted-Full-Bridge, LLC, etc.) and experience with simulating and modeling designs

  • Experience with SPICE simulation tools is a must

  • Experience with schematic capture and PCB tools and layout design for power converters

  • Experience with developing test plans, procedures and test solutions

  • Experience with magnetics, i.e., magnetization inductance, magnetization current, leakage inductance, intra-winding and inter-winding capacitance, self-resonant frequency, characteristics and limitations of magnetic cores, core saturation, core loss, high frequency losses, core reset, winding techniques for optimization of desired magnetics, and design of current transformers

  • BSEE and 2+ years of experience

  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.

  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with moving from concept to architecture to design

  • Technical leadership skill and working knowledge of Earned Value Management methods are also highly desired.

  • Patents and publications are also a plus.

  • Able to work independently and in collaboration with multi-discipline team environment

  • Experience with designing and testing of AC-DC Converters

  • Knowledge of the Mentor Expedition/DxDesigner schematic capture/PCB Layout tools

  • Simulation with Saber desirable

  • Analysis tools such as MATLAB, MATHCAD, Ansoft Maxwell and PExpert, Hyperlinx PI and SI

  • Digital and analog control design, including components, FW and SW development tools

  • Working knowledge of EMI/EMC design and abatement

  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Please upload an unofficial transcript when applying)

  • Prior or current U.S. Secret Security clearance

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office tools

  • MSEE or PhD EE

Required Education:

Must have BSEE and 2+ years of experience

Desired Education:

  • MS from an accredited university with a major in Electrical Engineering (in the field of power electronics) by December 2018
  • PhD from an accredited university with a major in Electrical Engineering (in the field of power electronics) by December 2018

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
125464 Business Unit Profile

Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) builds radars and other sensors for aircraft, spacecraft and ships. The business also provides communications and electronic warfare solutions and performs research in areas ranging from linguistics to quantum computing. SAS is headquartered in McKinney, Texas USA. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Follow us on Twitter.

Relocation Eligible


Clearance Type



Electrical Engineering

Type Of Job

Full Time

Work Location

TX - Dallas

TX - McKinney

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.

icon no score

See how you match
to the job

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Mobile App Icon
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
App Store Icon Google Play Icon

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Space Power System Engineer

Texas Instruments Incorporated

Posted 6 days ago

VIEW JOBS 10/13/2019 12:00:00 AM 2020-01-11T00:00 About TI Texas Instruments Incorporated (TI) is a global semiconductor design and manufacturing company that develops analog ICs and embedded processors. By employing the world's brightest minds, TI creates innovations that shape the future of technology. TI is helping about 100,000 customers transform the future, today. We're committed to building a better future – from the responsible manufacturing of our semiconductors, to caring for our employees, to giving back inside our communities and developing great minds. Put your talent to work with us – change the world, love your job! Job Description Our business has very high growth inside TI and is in a segment where the market is growing rapidly. We are looking for a Systems Engineer excited to grow our revenue, innovative, willing take an active role in product definition for space power devices and execute the project until release. Key responsibilities include: * Work with customers, sales teams, applications and design engineers to identify, propose, and define new products for space power (example: linear and switching regulators, controllers, efuses, drivers) * Define business case, value proposition, competitive analysis for proposed device and present it to management * Write detailed technical documents * Collaborate with marketing and applications to define customer support collateral for target applications * Understand competitors' products and solutions and analyze trends in the space power market to be applied to product definition Basic Qualifications: * Minimum of a Bachelor's in Electrical Engineering or related field of study * 3 years of experience. Preferred Qualifications & Skills: * Experience in product definition of analog power products, preparing business case and presenting it to management * Must have a very strong analog background and be able to produce high quality technical documentation (i.e. data sheets) * Must be able to balance and bring together customer requirements within the capabilities of the development teams and the radiation hardened technologies * Able to establish and maintain close relationships with key customers and key field teams * Possess leadership and multitasking skills * Able to motivate and drive team members * Excellent communication skills * Previous exposure or experience in space power architecture would be a plus To be considered for this position, please apply. Texas Instruments Incorporated Dallas TX

Power Supply/Converter Engineer II