• Raytheon
  • Tucson, Arizona, United States
  • 12/06/2018
Secret Engineering - Hardware / Software Entry Level

Job Description

Tucson Arizona Security Clearance: Secret

The Systems Test Directorate vision is to be a world class leader in driving Test Affordability while ensuring an Operationally Relevant Product is delivered to the War Fighter in the fastest possible manner.

Job Description:
The successful candidate will support projects in the Systems Test Directorate as related to Advanced Test Systems, Test Environment Design and Development, or Prime Item Integration and Verification.

Systems Test opportunities include but are not limited to:

  • Working with state-of-the-art and emerging technologies.
  • Working with customers in a teaming environment.
  • Hands-on integration and testing of RMS products.
  • Domestic and international travel.
  • Innovative rapid prototyping.
  • Supporting live-fire testing of our products in operationally representative environments.
  • Designing and developing software for simulation and test environments.
  • Designing and developing methods and environments to effectively test missile components and assemblies.
Responsibilities may include supporting any combination of the following:
  • Application software development
  • Circuitry/chassis design
  • Integration and hardware checkout
  • Parts / components selection

Work will be guided in a collaborative team environment to meet customer cost, schedule, and technical requirements while also developing the candidate’s experience with Raytheon’s industry leading processes, tools, and technologies.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date..

Required Skills:
Demonstrated experience with the following through internships, class projects, or related activities:
Microsoft Office. Ability to work well in a team environment. Strong interpersonal & communication skills (verbal/written). Ability to develop and deliver technical presentations. Experience with technical projects in either the classroom or other work related activities.

Desired skills:
Strong analytical skills, experience with Matlab. Familiarity with laboratory test equipment, electronics, and/or software.

Required Education:
Junior, Senior, or Post-graduate level standing in one of the following and must be enrolled in a Bachelor's of Science degree program in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, Systems Engineering or related field.

This position can be a Salary Grade ST03, Salary Grade ST04 or Salary Grade ST05 based on the candidate's qualifications and standing as outlined below:
ST03 (Junior Technical Intern)- must have completed 60 hours of college
ST04 (Senior Technical Intern)- must have completed 90 hours of college
ST05 (Post-Graduate Technical Intern)- must have an undergraduate degree, and currently seeking a graduate degree (In degree fields listed in Required Education)

Desired Education:
ABET accredited curriculum

A minimum of a 3.0 GPA

***Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition. Please include your cumulative GPA and projected graduation date on your resume.***

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.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.


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. Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering, Engineering, College, All Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering
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