Test Engineer II

RTX Watertown , MA 02472

Posted 2 months ago

About Us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments, we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges - together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.

Job Summary:

This req can be a 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift position based on the needs of the functional area. Shift preference will be discussed between the candidate and the hiring manager(s) during the interview process.

A second shift position includes an 8% added pay differential.

A third shift position includes a 12% pay differential.

Test Engineering provides technical expertise to numerous manufacturing and development programs within Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD) Our work involves electronic hardware for radar, missile and combat systems. The Andover, MA location has over 1 million square feet of manufacturing/production space where product is both assembled and tested.

Primary responsibilities include supporting test and troubleshooting of RF, IF, Microwave, Analog and Digital hardware for various phased array radar programs. This position requires close cooperation with the Operations team and other engineering disciplines including Product Design, Test Development and Manufacturing Engineering. The desired candidate will possess superb communication skills and be capable to work in a dynamic team environment. Extensive, on the job training, is provided.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

  • Interpreting test requirements, developing and maintaining test procedures, and documenting test practices

  • Analyzing data to drive issues to root cause

  • Generating Change Requests (CRs) on technical issues relating to the production test process

  • Developing and executing improvement projects to increase first pass yield

  • Engagement with Design and Test Development teams to solve issues impacting production

  • Ensuring hardware requirements are met and processes are followed

  • Assisting manufacturing operators in the testing & troubleshooting of production hardware

  • Supporting production test of RF/Microwave subsystems and components on functional test platforms

Qualifications You Must Have:

  • Bachelor in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) preferably in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology or related engineering degree.

  • 2-5 years of test and/or troubleshooting experience

  • Ability to travel as required

  • The ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Qualifications We Value:

  • Masters in Electrical Engineering or Electrical Engineering Technology

  • Willing to work Second Shift (typically 2PM to 11PM) or Third Shift (typically 10PM - 7am)

  • Proficient use of Microsoft Office suite (Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Word, OneNote)

  • RF, analog or digital test / troubleshooting skills

  • Linux systems, MATLAB and Labview

  • A continuous improvement mindset to enhance manufacturing test methods through process modernization

  • Sound understanding of statistical analysis techniques

  • Demonstrated success working in a fast paced manufacturing environment

  • Active SECRET clearance

What We Offer:

Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon

Missiles & Defense offers a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits Raytheon Missiles & Defense offers include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.


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 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
Electrical Engineer II Networks


Posted 2 months ago

VIEW JOBS 8/17/2021 12:00:00 AM 2021-11-15T00:00 Are you ready to take on a fresh challenge, advance your career and contribute to making the world a safer place? Raytheon is ready to help you achieve your goals. Join our Raytheon Air Traffic Systems program management team and get the opportunity to find purpose, thrive and succeed. We provide bonus opportunities, an award winning wellness program, access to walking trails, outdoor patio, and great benefits that include medical, dental, vision, 401k match, student loan repayment contribution, and a flexible work schedule - to name a few. We offer 9/80 work schedules, which means that you can have every other Friday off. In addition to PTO, we also have a company shutdown over the end of the year holidays. These benefits allow for a great work environment and work/life balance for our employees. From proactive cyber threat hunting to GPS-guided precision landing to enhanced mid- and long-range weather planning, Raytheon continues to pave the way for the data-driven, dynamic future of air travel. Our unique portfolio of automation, surveillance, navigation and landing solutions - backed by extensive cyber, analytics and software expertise - is improving safety and efficiency across more than two-thirds of the world's air space. Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) in Marlborough, MA is seeking a Network Engineer to join our Hardware and Infrastructure (HW&I) team in developing the next generation of air traffic control systems for civil and military customers around the world. Our STARS air traffic system is deployed in every airport across the US and we are looking to add to our team implementing the next generation Air Traffic Control (ATC) as well as providing support to existing fielded systems. The Network Engineer will work with Product Leads and other team members on the design and development of the ATC Network using Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) products. Tasks will include: * Research and selection of COTS processor hardware * System prototyping and integration in the lab * Participating in design discussions and reviews * Coordinating with internal and external stakeholders and customers * Investigation and resolution of hardware issues, supplier product changes, device configuration issues, or customer change requests * Device configuration definition The successful candidate will be an innovator and a self-starter, able to complete tasks within our team environment, and possess strong technical aptitude and interpersonal skills. They will enjoy being part of our team and understand the multiple facets of a successful system deployment. The candidate must possess strong critical thinking skills and be willing to work towards meeting system requirements, schedule deadlines, and project budgets. This is an exciting position for continued development of your Hardware Lab implementation and system management skills for safety critical systems. U.S. Citizenship status is required, as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date. Required Skills: * Participation as a team member taking a system design concept from the block diagram or requirements level and developing a complete solution and then verifying the design via integration and test activities * Experience working with different network layers, firmware levels, protocols, signal strength and cabling best practices, timing specifications and other network related characteristics to provide highly reliable network configurations * Demonstrated knowledge of network technology * System level hardware integration and troubleshooting skills * Experience collaborating in development diverse teams * Effective communication skills, both oral and written, as well as thorough knowledge of Microsoft * Office products (Word, Excel, Visio, and PowerPoint) * Willingness and ability to support occasional domestic travel and potential international travel * Minimum of 2 years professional experience in related field * US Citizenship, with ability to obtain a DoD Security Clearance Desired Skills: * Current or in-progress computing/networking certification(s) (e.g. CCNA, AWS, CISSP) * Experience with ATC or weather system hardware * Experience with new and emerging technologies Education Requirements: This position requires a Degree in Electrical Engineering or related Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) field and 2 years of related work experience 184294 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 orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status. RTX Watertown MA

Test Engineer II