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Do you want to protect our nation's weapon systems against the cyber threat?
Would you consider yourself a "non-standard thinker" fascinated by systems and cyber security?
Do you like to design solutions to complex problems?
Are other people inspired to perform better when they work with you?
If your answers are yes, and you are considered a leader with keen knowledge in your engineering discipline, then Raytheon Missile Systems may have an excellent career opportunity for you in our Tucson, Arizona facility. We are searching for several Principal Secure Processor Solutions Systems Engineers to join a growing team. Raytheon is the world's largest developer, producer and integrator of weapon systems. Military forces in more than 50 countries look to us for a high-quality product portfolio that includes missiles, smart munitions, projectiles, kinetic kill vehicles and directed energy weapons. RMS is helping to shape the future of innovative weapon system solutions in response to our customer's most urgent needs and we are looking for you!
Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) is looking for highly motivated systems engineers interested in developing Secure Processing Solutions (SPS) to protect the US war fighter's technology advantage. Secure Processing Solutions Systems Engineering creates security solutions leveraging embedded Cyber, Software Assurance, and Supply Chain Risk Management to support Program Protection Implementation on embedded weapon systems.
The Senior Principal Engineer for Secure Processing Solutions provides technical leadership for the design, development, qualification, integration and fielding of security solutions used in military applications. The position requires a highly motivated and innovative individual with a proven track record in developing embedded Cyber systems solutions to meet customer requirements, working in conjunction with new business development personnel and suppliers. Customers include USAF, USA, USN, USMC, MDA, and other USG acquisition agencies.
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
This senior technical engineer will assess multiple candidate security solutions for "best fit" with customer requirements, establish detailed systems requirements and allocate those requirements to sub-systems and engage with all engineering disciplines to determine compliance to the requirements during system development and qualification. The individual is responsible for leading the Systems and Systems Security Engineering during the conceptual, development, integration, test, and qualification of the cyber solutions. Furthermore, the individual will develop and implement strategy to grow business in key areas.
Lead implementation of embedded cyber solutions into Raytheon Missile Systems products
Interact with customers to define embedded Cyber Systems requirements, solutions, trades, costs, implementation, system impacts, and effectiveness
Provide leadership for developing plans and estimates, task execution, project tracking, reporting, and risk identification and mitigation plans. Keep senior management informed on major accomplishments, issues and concerns
Pursuit and capture of new business initiatives in the SPS area
Educate Raytheon and customers alike in SPS products and capabilities
Plan and support implementation of SPS products in customer systems
Consult and assist program management with SPS architectures and issues
Develop top-level system requirements, and flow down requirements and implementation concepts to subsystems
Required Education, Skills & Experience:
Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Computer Science, Engineering Science, or Robotics with ten (10) years of experience in the fields of computer technology reverse engineering systems security, or Cyber (or MS and eight (8) years of experience or PhD with six(6) years of experience). Desired: ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
Knowledge and experience in processor architectures, FPGAs and ASIC design
Extensive experience in design, development and fielding of secure systems for military applications: "relevant experience" is knowledge of a broad array of program protection concepts, reverse engineering tools and techniques, failure analysis, and cryptography. Detailed understanding of and experience in engineering security solutions for Government customers.
Leadership in the implementation and business growth of SSE implementation with technical management experience overseeing technology throughout the entire life cycle
Experience in solutions meeting the most robust SSE systems security requirements
Extensive experience leading, advising, and educating DoD customers on SSE issues
U.S. Citizenship is required
Demonstration of an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness
Must have an ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance and/or a Top Secret Clearance. Additional clearances may also be required from the DoD.
Advanced Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Computer Science, Engineering Science, Business Administration, and/or Robotics. Desired: ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard.
Experience in trusted design and fabrication flows
Experience in processor architectures, FPGAs and ASIC design, development, integration and test
Experience in hardware and/or software development of embedded, real-time systems
DoD Top Secret clearance with current SSBI within last 5 years
Cyber Certifications in accordance with DoDD 8570 such as CISSP, GSLC, CEH
Program management experience with SSE
Broad understanding of technology and working knowledge of DODI-S-5230.28
Aircraft/weapons integration experience
Strategic planning & Proposal Writing skills
Exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness
Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to interact positively with coworkers, suppliers, management, and customers in a team environment
Group management skills, leadership skills, and strong written and verbal communication skills, including ability to develop and present comprehensive technical briefings
Experience contributing in a team environment for the purpose of developing creative solutions to technical problems
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Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) is the world leader in the design, development and production of missile systems for critical requirement including air-to-air, strike, surface Navy air defense, land combat missiles, guided projectiles, exoatmospheric kill vehicles, missile defense and directed energy weapons. RMS is headquartered in Tucson, Arizona with over 11,000 employees operating at sites across the country and internationally.
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