Requisition ID 125850BR Date updated 10/15/2018
Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) is a leading provider of Airborne Early Warning Reconnaissance Systems programs, part of the S3 product area. The AEWRS systems are among the most advanced and capable in the world, positioning S3 as a capability provider for unmanned airborne systems, surveillance aircraft, and multirole fighters. This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Reliability, Maintainability engineer to join the fast paced and exciting Raytheon S3 team located in El Segundo, CA. The selected candidate will perform the duties of a Principal Systems Engineer and will provide SAS engineering support as part of the Whole Life Engineering (WLE) West department. The WLE West Department is made up of several disciplines that influence product designs early in their life cycle and also provide sustainment support for fielded products with the ultimate goal of ensuring effective operation, reliability, maintainability, and economical ownership by Raytheon and the customer/end user.
The Principal Reliability Engineer will represent the WLE Department West as a key team member of the program. Responsibilities will include identifying key issues and addressing them with optimal technical solutions, managing reliability program(s) including; monitoring program technical execution, interfacing with customers, program offices, subcontractors, vendors as well as effectively tasking subordinate reliability engineering personnel. The Principal Reliability Engineer must be proficient in the following disciplines and processes: reliability modeling, allocation, and prediction, Failure Reporting, Analysis, and Corrective Action System (FRACAS) processes, part stress and derating analysis, failure diagnosis and data / trend analysis, and familiarity with common industry reliability analysis tools.
The Principal Systems Engineer's responsibilities include:
Providing direction on work product development to small teams
Performing Reliability and Failure Root Cause analyses
Managing FRACAS database of delivered units to include failure history, operational usage, and trends
Generating Reliability, Maintainability, and Testability work products
Coordination of the daily activities of Operations, Supply Chain, and Engineering in effecting repairs
Coordination/communication with all engineering disciplines
6+ years of related work experience
Previous team leadership experience with oversight of schedules and budgets
Proficient with Reliability Modeling, Allocation, and Prediction, Parts Stress and Derating Analysis, FRACAS processes, FMECA, Failure Diagnosis and Data/Trend Analysis, Reliability Demonstration Testing / Reliability Growth Testing
Ability to take an analytical approach and utilize technical knowledge to solve challenges with optimal solutions
Familiarity with processes that relate to design, manufacturing, and support
In-depth understanding of reliability, availability, and maintainability data collection and analysis
Strong organization, problem solving, time management and communications skills; detailed oriented. This includes, but is not limited to, the ability to effectively coordinate multiple resources, multitask in a fast paced environment, and work under limited supervision.
Ability to communicate effectively with program management and functional leads
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Secret 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.
Active DOD Secret (with SSBI) Clearance
Familiarity with and apply reliability tools, e.g. Windchill Quality Solutions, Reliasoft, etc.
Familiarity with Testability requirements and/or BIT architecture
Experience performing Fault Tree Analyses using FaultTree+ or a similar tool
Experience managing the development of engineering proposals, including presentation of IPDS Gates
Familiarity with Electronic Parts/Circuits Tolerance Analysis (EPCTA) / Worst Case Circuit Analysis (WCCA
Familiarity with other functional disciplines' modeling, simulation, analysis, and testing techniques, methods, and related processes, e.g. structural, thermal, EEE / EMI / EMC, material science, components engineering, analog / digital / power electronics design, etc.
Familiarity with parts obsolescence management
Required Education: Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Math, Science or related technical degree
Desired Education: M.S. or PHD in Engineering, Math, or Science125850BR 125850
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.
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CA - El Segundo
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