Requisition ID 120776BR Date updated 08/16/2018
Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems is seeking a Sr. Principal Mechanical Engineer to support multiple programs in El Segundo, CA. The selected candidate will be a subject matter expert for the design and analysis of mechanisms used in electro-optical sensors. The position requires a thorough understanding of mechanisms components, such as bearings, motors, gears and position sensors and a demonstrated ability to mentor and develop younger engineers in these areas. The engineer in this position must be able to develop requirements, lead trade studies and evaluate supplier proposals and data. They must also be able to select, size and analyze mechanism components to meet system level requirements and mentor younger engineers in all areas of mechanism development.
The position requires strong CAD and geometric tolerancing (GD&T) skills and the ability to work with cross-functional engineering teams involving optics, controls, structural analysis, thermal management and precision mechanical mounting.
Minimum of 10 years of experience in mechanical design and analysis of space hardware
Expert knowledge of mechanisms components for airborne or space systems, such as motors, bearings, gearheads and position feedback devices
Expertise with commercial CAD software, such as Creo, CATIA, Solidworks, or Unigraphics
Knowledge of precision bearing design, processing, lubrication and tribology and analysis
Geometric Tolerancing (GD&T) proficiency
Expertise with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with ability to convey highly technical material in a clear and concise format to a general audience
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.
Ability to obtain a DoD Security Clearance and SSBI
Required Education: Bachelor's degree (BA, BS) in Mechanical Engineering or related field from accredited university.
Desired Education: Master's degree (MS) in Mechanical Engineering or related field from accredited university.120776BR 120776
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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Type Of Job
CA - El Segundo
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