Optical Integration & Test Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
About Us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of colleagues and customers.

Job Summary:

The Electrical Products Team, Electro-Optics Department within Raytheon Missiles & Defense is currently searching for an Optical Integration & Test Engineer to work on a multi-disciplined team to assist on development and production programs across the portfolio of RMD Electro-Optics products. The chosen team member may be asked to participate in EO subsystem integration and innovation efforts that could include design, design review, production support, process and metric development.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Optical alignment/testing of telescope assembly
  • Implementation of automated test and assembly processes
  • Analysis of test data from electro-optic sensors or seekers
  • Design of analysis tools for optical sensors
  • Design of optical and opto-mechanical seeker systems and/or test fixtures for missiles
  • Working with engineering and production personnel to troubleshoot and provide root cause and corrective action to design and process issues
  • Support production related activities in the assembly and documentation of electro-optical subsystems
This position can be a P1 or a P2, based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelor of Science in Optics, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics or related discipline
  • A minimum of 18 months of experience in optical design, system integration and test, or data analysis
  • Proficient in Excel and PowerPoint to be able to communicate technical analyses and test results to a variety of audiences
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. US Citizenship is required as only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Qualifications We Value:
  • Master of Science in Optics, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Physics or related discipline
  • Competency in the use of computer analysis tools such as MatLab and/or IDL
  • Experience writing C++ code
  • Experience with EO test equipment, test automation scripting, test conduction, sensor control
  • EO sensor integration and verification experience
  • Working knowledge and exposure to laboratory measurement equipment or techniques for optics, detectors, and EO/IR subsystems data
  • Familiarity with production test processes and test problem report disposition

What We Offer:
Whether youre 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 superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Clearance Information: 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. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here: https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm

Location Information: This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of Americas 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of natures best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucsons fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.


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Optical Integration & Test Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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