Sr Electrical Engineer I

Raytheon Dulles , VA 20102

Posted 2 months ago

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Job Description:

Are you looking for an engineering career that is challenging and satisfying? Then join our Raytheon team of engineers solving problems that make the world a safer place and help to secure our great nation! Come support those who provide us with all the freedoms we enjoy.

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) business unit is seeking a Sr Electrical Engineer to support sustainment activities on a DoD Ground Control System program. The engineer will research replacements for end of life system components, perform trade studies, perform electrical test and checkout of candidate hardware, and will write white papers to document recommended actions. The qualified candidate must be experienced in all aspects of Electrical and Computer system design from requirements through design and test.

The role requires frequent use and application of technical standards, principles, concepts and techniques. Candidates are expected to provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity, working under general supervision. Effective communication skills are expected as the engineer will have direct contact with customers to report on program status and discuss technical solutions. 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.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Design, Selection, and Test of COTS Hardware solutions to meet customer requirements

  • Perform trade studies to determine optimal solutions

  • Work in an engineering lab setting to perform electrical and functional test of selected hardware

  • Maintain lab in accordance with safety, ESD, and FOE guidelines

  • Create deliverable technical documentation to provide solution recommendations

  • Perform design activities within the bounds of a given cost and schedule.

Required Experience:

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a US Government Secret clearance (US Citizenship required)

  • Must have experience with COTS Hardware Design and Test

  • Must have experience writing deliverable test procedures and white papers

  • Must have experience adhering to and enforcing proper process in an engineering lab

  • Must have demonstrated ability to function as a hardware test lead

  • Must be a self-starter, a quick learner, be able to function in a dynamic environment, and have good time management skills

  • Must have strong teaming skills, and good communication skills

Desired Experience:

  • Strong problem solving skills with ability to proactively identify alternate solutions to overcome difficult technical challenges

  • Experience with military specifications or similar (MIL-STD-704, MIL-STD-461, MIL-STD-464)

  • Design experience with Electro-Magnetic Interference (EMI) concerns.

  • Design experience with voltages > 400V.

  • Design experience with power > 10 kW.

  • Familiarity with MS Visio

  • Familiarity with PRISM

  • Familiarity with Common PDM

  • Background in generation of Estimate at Completion (EAC),Basis of Estimate (BOE) packages, and project schedules

  • Experience with Raytheon processes and R6Sigma

Required Education:

Requires a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and 4 years of related work experience or 12 years of related work experience in lieu of a EE degree.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 134456

Business Unit Profile

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated $6.1 billion in 2017 revenues. 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.

Relocation Eligible


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Reliability Engineer

Software Engineering

Systems Engineering

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Type Of Job

Full Time

Work Location

VA - Dulles

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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