Systems Engineer I (117723BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Huntsville, Alabama, United States
  • 10/30/2018
Secret Engineering - Hardware / Software

Job Description

Location: Huntsville Alabama Security Clearance: Secret Are you an engineer who has been out of college for at least 18 months?
Are you an early career engineer who sees beyond your project to the overall systems level?
Would you enjoy working with integrated multidisciplinary and logistical engineering teams?


If your answers are yes, the Systems Design Center at Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) wants to learn more about you! Our headquarters in Tucson, AZ, is searching for strong early career Systems Engineers to join a growing team in Huntsville, AL. We offer competitive salaries, benefits, profit sharing, retirement plans, and a comprehensive relocation package!

Raytheon Company Overview

At Raytheon our air and missile defense systems have one mission: providing peace of mind.

Raytheon's proven interceptors, radars and space sensors work together to provide protection against ballistic missiles, cruise missiles, aircraft and other threats to protect our homeland, defend our allies, and help safeguard trade.

Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) 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 customers' most urgent needs and our Systems Design team is looking for you!

The SDC is seeking Systems Engineers to provide Systems Engineering production support/product development and Systems Engineering design expertise for complex production systems in Huntsville, AL. The candidate will support test requirements development, integration and verification testing, data analysis and factory testing of flight test vehicles and production. The Systems Engineer is responsible for:

Developing system test requirement

Developing system architecture and design

Reviewing test plans and procedures

Developing and influencing test objectives collaboratively with HIL, TSSC and Systems leads on the respective programs

Performing as a member of integration and/or field test teams for: missile builds and data analysis, qualification testing, design verification testing, hardware integration, aircraft integration, and flight testing.

Reviewing and analyzing acceptance data for both lab and field test activities

Supporting root cause and corrective action analysis as required

Providing proposal support including writing of Basis of Estimates (BOEs)


Ability and comfort presenting to audiences at various levels is also expected. The Senior Systems Engineer will frequently interact with multidisciplinary teams of system and design professionals including electrical, mechanical, software, system performance, integration, test, and specialty engineers, as well as supply chain, operations, and quality.

Required Education, Experience and Skills:

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense Secret Clearance. An Interim Clearance is required to start

  • BS in Engineering, Systems, Math, or Physics – graduated 18 months or more ago

  • Experience with systems engineering or related experience with exposure to more than one of the following lifecycle phases: subsystem or system architecture development, requirements analysis and development; system performance analysis; integration and verification; test; and production support

  • Applied technical work experience in architectural, systems design, test and integration in one of the following engineering disciplines: Systems; Electrical; Software; Signal Processing; or Modeling, Simulation, and Analysis

  • Knowledge of test methodologies and test requirement development

  • Knowledge of environmental test methods and practices

  • Experience giving technical briefs or presentations after synthesizing or generating technical materials from multidisciplinary sources is preferred


Desired Education, Experience and Skills:

  • MS or higher in aforementioned disciplines preferred

  • Experience in requirement management using Dynamic Object-Oriented Requirements System (DOORS)

  • Matlab and/or C++ experience

  • Ability to visualize system functionality, to create accurate system models, and to analyze system performance

  • Ability to logically analyze issues and define solutions

  • Ability to perform trade studies to optimize system performance

  • Able to perform successfully in an environment with frequent and direct interaction with customers and peers

  • Able to work well in diverse teams across multiple programs

  • Able to travel to domestic field sites on occasion

  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Experience in writing proposals and developing business cases

This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.
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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.


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. Engineering Technology, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, General Engineering, Computer Engineering, Hardware Engineering, All, Computer Science, Engineering Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Engineering Technology, General Engineering, Hardware Engineering, Systems Engineering
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