Engineer - Readiness & Prototype Fabrication Support

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Poulsbo, WA 98370
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.

Whole Life Engineering (WLE)
is made up of several disciplines whose main objective is to influence hardware and systems early in their life cycle to assure effective operation, reliability, maintainability and economical ownership by the customer and end user. Full Spectrum Partnering Center is a division within WLE that fulfills High Mix/Low Volume contracts with engineering services and a specialized technician force.

Job Summary:
Were seeking a motivated professional to take on the role of Readiness And Prototype Fabrication Support Engineer, providing meaningful field and on-site support to our various high mix / low volume programs. Supporting hands-on type of work, such as, cable manufacturing, electronic assembly, test set fabrication, and mechanical assembly.

As an Engineer on our team, youll ensure our products are built and designed for sustainment and obsolescence, and your technical experience will help to influence the product life cycle from inception to development and sustainment.

In this role you will support a multi-faceted team responsible for asset operations and modernization, including technology refreshes and hardware upgrades. You will also assist with the overall integrity of systems including baseline management and configuration updates.

This job requires outstanding analytical and communication skills and a track record of success in offering solutions to critical issues. If youre interested in having a key role on a cutting edge development program, this opportunity may be just what youre looking for!

We value diverse skills and experience, so don't hold back. Your qualifications could add tremendous value to our team. Our customers come from all different backgrounds, and so do our employees. If you're passionate about what you could accomplish here, we'd love to hear from you.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:,
Youll be based at the Full Spectrum Partnering Center in Poulsbo, WA where youll interface with Integrated Product Team Leads, Subject Matter Experts, Technicians, and the Customer.

Your responsibilities will include:
  • Supporting the Integrated Product Team Lead in directing engineering activities
  • Assisting in the development of long term strategies in concurrence with technical requirements and customer needs
  • Assessing system performance and supportability and recommending improvements to increase technical capability, maintainability, and sustainability
  • Reviewing and approving changes to the technical baselines via Configuration Control Board actions
  • Participating in proposal and engineering change proposal development
  • Assisting with the development and management of maintenance plans for site upgrades
  • Contributing to risk and opportunity management
An advanced degree in a related field and minimum 3 years experience may be considered for this role. A PhD can account for 5 years of experience as required for this role.

Qualifications You Must Have:
Education: BS in a STEM discipline or BA in Mathematics, Computer Science, Chemistry or Physics.
Employment Experience:
  • 5+ years engineering experience in a military or civilian environment
  • Experience with manufacturing processes or assembly of mechanical and electronic assemblies.
  • Experience with project management or project leadership
  • Active and in-scope US Secret Clearance. US citizenship is required as only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Qualifications We Value:
  • Able to relay concepts for tooling design, and design for manufacturability to design functions.
  • Knowledge of creating bill of materials, assembly planning and work instructions.
  • Working knowledge of military and commercial manufacturing processes.
  • Knowledge of Design for Manufacturability, Six Sigma and statistical techniques.
  • Experience in implementing Statistical Process Control and Design of Experiments to solve design and manufacturing related issues.
  • Strong budgeting and presentation skills.
  • Must be customer focused.
  • Able to multi-task in an integration environment.
  • Must be self-motivated and possess good written communication skills, especially in documenting processes for assembly.
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated problem solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Must be adaptable and willing to work varying assignments.
  • Proficiency using Microsoft Office Suite (Word/Excel/Power Point/Project).
What We Offer: Whether you are just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer 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 outstanding benefits on offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance, and child/adult backup care.

Additional Details: This job is posted internally as: Sr. Engineer, General Engineering


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Engineer - Readiness & Prototype Fabrication Support

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Poulsbo, WA 98370

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