Manager, Systems Enginering - Section Lead

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
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.

The Test Equipment and Environments Center is within the Systems Integration & Test directorate at RMD. The Test Equipment and Environments Center includes all of the engineering disciplines responsible for systems design & test on all Raytheon Missile Defense products. Our engineers are responsible for all elements of the development lifecycle for test to include test requirements, test system design, flight simulations, hardware-in-the-loop, computer-in-the-loop, advanced engineering prototyping technology, flight operations for manned and unmanned vehicles, environmental testing, environmental characterization and engineering laboratory management. We are hands-on, designing with the latest technology and tools, and integrate state of the art test solutions with the most advanced engineering systems in the world.

Job Description:

The Test Equipment and Environments Center is seeking a Section Lead. You must possess a strong working knowledge of systems model development utilizing Model-Based Systems Engineering tools and techniques in support of the development of Hardware in the Loop test environments. You must also possess the ability to develop and generate stakeholder use cases, context diagrams, sequence diagrams, block diagrams, specifications, integration plans, acceptance test plans, and various document artifacts utilizing publishing tools. Identification of requirements compliance and performance of requirements gap review is also a key skill required.

You will perform in the role of direct supervisor to all section members with responsibilities including leading section members through the performance development process, career guidance, problem resolution, training plans, absence management and timecard approvals. Responsibilities include coordinating with all associated programs to manage manpower needs, address technical issues, assist with independent reviews and provide general functional support. You will provide oversite for technical input, cost, and schedules over the products developed by members of your section.

We value diverse skills and experience, so don't hold back. Your qualifications could add tremendous value to our team. Our customers came 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.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Requires a Bachelors degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of eight (8) or more years of prior relevant experience in the areas of Systems Engineering or Systems Test, with efforts in requirements decomposition, design and development, or manufacturing activities
  • Eight (8) or more years experience DOORs or DNG
  • Eight (8) or more years working knowledge of Systems Engineering standard views such as Block Definition Diagrams, Context Diagrams, Use Cases, Sequence Diagrams, Flow Diagrams, etc.
  • Eight (8) or more years experience using Model Based Engineering processes, tools, and techniques.
  • Experience in a technical leadership role, including responsibilities such as, overseeing technical content, cost, and schedule performance and leading a team.
  • Experience presenting to leadership and peers.
Qualifications We Value:
  • Masters Degree in one of the aforementioned disciplines is desired
  • Previous or existing Control Account Management certification
  • Working knowledge of electrical, firmware, and software practices and principles
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience interfacing directly with customers in an engineering/manufacturing environment
  • Experience in developing Integrated Test Plans and Acceptance Test Plans
  • Proven understanding of the DoD 5000.02 process, with focus on T&E aspects
  • Past experience with embedded test techniques
  • Experience with Agile processes and techniques
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Test Systems Engineering efforts such as Integrated Analysis Plan, Risk Register, Special Test Requirements, Critical Items, Key Parameter Characteristics (KPC) or Key Performance Parameters (KPP)
  • Experience with DSI Express, Unified Modeling Language (UML), and/or Systems Modeling Language
  • Experience in Design of Experiments (DOE), System Simulation, Math modeling and optimization and/or Data Analysis using one or more of the following tools: Microsoft Excel, MATLAB, JMP, Minitab, or other equivalent tools.
  • Familiarity with laboratory test equipment, electronics and software
  • Working knowledge in the integration of computer hardware and software
  • Understanding of computer architecture and computer hardware optimization techniques
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 recognitions programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

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RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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