Senior Principal Electrical Engineer - Antenna / Microwave Department (117060BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Tewksbury, Massachusetts, United States
  • 10/30/2018
Secret Engineering - Hardware / Software

Job Description

Location: Tewksbury Massachusetts Security Clearance: Secret


Senior Principal Electrical Engineer: System Lead (Antenna & Microwave)

We are seeking candidates with a strong working knowledge of radar systems including architectures and RF/Microwave components and subsystems and a strong working knowledge of electromagnetic theory.

Candidates will enjoy using their strong analytical skills in radar, antenna, and microwave systems, as well as hands-on experience in the testing of microwave components and antennas. Candidates will employ their written and oral communications skills, and a desire to provide technical support for proposal activities. Team leadership skills including cost and schedule management experience are desired. Candidates will have a propensity for learning through self-study, and be comfortable in a multi-tasking environment.Candidate must also be capable of working with multi-disciplines of engineering.


Required Skills:

  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering and 12+ years of experience in antenna or radar analysis and hardware design and test
  • Experience in radar system design and radar system operation
  • Experience leading technical teams in antenna, RF/microwave, or radar developments
  • Ability to obtain a Secret clearance

Desired Skills:
  • MS degree in Electrical Engineering and 8+ years of experience in antenna or radar analysis and hardware design and test
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong academic background that includes courses in: Microwave Engineering, Electromagnetic Theory, Antenna Theory, and Radar Systems
  • Hands-on experience with electromagnetic simulation tools such as Ansoft HFSS, HP ADS, and phased array or RCS analysis tools
  • Strong measurement capability, including Vector Network Analyzers, and antenna measurements
  • Experience in technical writing, proposal writing, and oral presentations
  • Experience in cost estimating, budget and schedule management


This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

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