P4 Systems Engineer - Radar Expertise

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Fullerton, CA 92832
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD), 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 System Design & Architecture (SD&A) Directorate is the central focus for Mission Systems Integration activities within RMD, responsible for defining customer needs, functional and product architecture, requirements definition and decomposition, Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE), system performance, and System Security Engineering (SSE).

RMD in Fullerton, CA, is seeking an experienced Radar Systems Engineer to join the Battlefield Radar (BFR) group for one or more of its programs on the Sentinel radar product line for development. This entails radar software requirements definition and system integration/test for the Sentinel radar product line. The candidate will have the responsibility to update data reduction tools as needed, and efficiently use the simulation and reduction tools to analyze past tracking data, characterize current tracking performance, identify issues, and recommend performance improvements. Some of these new functionalities are small Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV) detection in a clutter environment. The systems engineer will be accountable to the Integrated Product Team (IPT) Engineer and Program Technical Directors.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
Within an Agile work environment,
  • Define software requirements
  • Support system integration/test and production
  • Update data reduction tools as needed
  • Efficiently use simulation and reduction tools to analyze past tracking data, characterize current tracking performance, identify issues, and recommend performance improvements
  • Support new business development activities

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM). An Advanced Degree in a related field may be substituted for additional years of experience as follows: An Advanced Degree and minimum 5 years experience.
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in the field of engineering or related technical discipline
  • Minimum of 6 years in Radar System performance analysis at the system level, Radar requirements development and/or Radar software development
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Qualifications We Value:
  • At least 6 years of experience with analysis of recorded radar data with both Matlab and self-developed custom software
  • At least 3 years of experience in Radar software development with specific expertise in real time radar software, simulation, and data reduction software development in C/C++ and Visual Basic
  • Master's degree or Ph.D. preferred.
  • Prior experience in radar system integration and test
  • Prior radar algorithm design for acquisition, tracking, and clutter discrimination processes
  • Prior radar requirements analysis, requirements specification, and design
  • Prior experience with DOORS requirements management tool
  • Experience with developing radar processes for acquiring and tracking slow UAV's in clutter
  • Radar modeling and simulation including algorithm and software development
  • Development of simulation tools and test tools for radar analysis
  • Proven ability to interface with customers and lead technical solutions to complex user requirements
  • Ability to support periodic travel

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.

Additional Details:
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.htmIf applicable

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P4 Systems Engineer - Radar Expertise

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Fullerton, CA 92832

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