Senior Mechanical Engineer (117712BR)

  • Raytheon
  • El Segundo, California, United States
  • 07/02/2018
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Job Description

Location: El Segundo California Security Clearance: None / Not Required Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems is seeking a Sr. Mechanical Engineer II to support multiple programs in El Segundo, CA. The selected candidate will be responsible for the design and analysis of mechanisms used in electro-optical sensors. The position requires an understanding of mechanisms components, such as bearings, motors, gears and position sensors. The engineer in this position must be able to help develop requirements, lead trade studies and evaluate supplier proposals and data. The position requires strong CAD and geometric tolerancing (GD&T) skills and the ability to work with cross-functional engineering teams involving optics, structural analysis, thermal management and precision mechanical mounting. The selected engineer is responsible for understanding the design requirements, coordinating mechanical design, preparation of design reviews, presentation of the engineering to Raytheon management as well as customers.


Required Skills:
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience performing mechanical design
  • Understanding of mechanisms components for airborne or space systems, such as motors, bearings, gearheads and position feedback devices
  • Expertise with commercial CAD software, such as Creo, Solidworks, or Unigraphics
  • Geometric Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Expertise with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with ability to convey highly technical material in a clear and concise format to a general audience
  • US Citizenship
  • Ability to obtain a DoD Security Clearance and SSBI


Desired Skills:
  • Knowledge of precision bearing processing, lubrication and tribology
  • Knowledge of mechanisms analysis software (such as Creo Mechanism, ADAMS)
  • Possess an existing SSBI and DoD Top Secret clearance
  • Prior experience in Defense or Aerospace


Required Education:
Bachelor’s degree (BA, BS) in Mechanical Engineering or related field from accredited university.


Desired Education:
Master’s degree (MS) in Mechanical Engineering or related field from accredited university

This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date
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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 Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) builds radars and other sensors for aircraft, spacecraft and ships. The business also provides communications and electronic warfare solutions and performs research in areas ranging from linguistics to quantum computing. SAS is headquartered in McKinney, Texas USA. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

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