Engineering Fellow - TWT: High Voltage/Power Transmitter Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tewksbury, MA 01876
We have an opportunity for an electrical engineering fellow who is seeking to utilize their strong academic background and experience in High Power/High Voltage Transmitters. This position requires an experienced senior technical and business leader with a proven track record of invention, capture, and successful execution in High Power Microwave (HPM) and Pulsed Power technologies. Responsibilities include design and hands-on testing of high voltage/high power RF components plus providing technical support to production activities across multiple programs. Team leadership skills including cost and schedule management plus proposal writing and presentation experience are desired. Some travel to integration sites, plus customer and subcontractor facilities, may be required.

Engineering Fellow will work with engineering management and other departments to help staff the program(s) and ensure the timely delivery of products and services in accordance with the contract(s) and will be responsible for preparing proposals and supporting negotiations for new programs. Customer interfaces are across DoE, DoD, Federal Agencies and labs.

Required skills:
  • 15+ years of experience with high voltage regulated power supply design, integration, and test
  • Experience with high power vacuum tube amplifier design and test or equivalent using solid state GaN amplifier technology
  • Microwave/RF system, subsystem and component analysis, design and test
  • Hands-on experience with electromagnetic simulation tools such as HFSS, ADS, CST, Maxwell and analytical tools such as Matlab
  • Familiarity with the military strategic planning methodologies and the associated organizations.
  • Proven experience in defense project planning, proposal and program management.
  • Adept with system simulation and system requirements, weapon systems employment and operations
Desired Skills:
  • Experience in high voltage electrical breakdown phenomena
  • Experience in corona discharging effects
  • Familiarity with techniques in avoiding electrical arcing in waveguide/coaxial transmission systems
  • Propensity for learning through self-study, and being comfortable in a multi-tasking environment
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Experience leading smalls design teams
  • Understanding of allocating and flowing down requirements from the system to the component level
  • Experience in technical writing and proposal writing
  • Patents, papers, and publications in related technical field
  • Prior active participation in a mentorship or coaching program involving several junior or mid-level engineers
  • Experience working in a production and DoD environment
  • Existing Secret clearance or ability to obtain a secret clearance with interim clearance
  • Masters Degree or PhD
Required Education:
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or STEM major
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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Engineering Fellow - TWT: High Voltage/Power Transmitter Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tewksbury, MA 01876

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