Principal Systems Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Moorestown, NJ 08057
Do you enjoy tackling technical problems no one has solved before?

Do you want to join a team that thrives on diversity of thought and innovative ideas?

If you answered yes, then the Systems Integration and Test Directorate (SI&T) is interested in you. Our elite team integrates complex technology, debugging and resolving interface issues as we produce, demonstrate and deliver state-of-the-art software for areas including radars, command and control platforms, missile systems and cyber defense. As an integrator you will learn the design principles of new systems by attending design reviews to determine their architecture, operations and interfaces. As a Systems Engineer you will design specialized technical testing to demonstrate system performance to our customers. Join a world class team of systems engineers who are building defense technologies to make the world a safer place. Explore some of the systems you may be working with as a member of our team.

Ballistic Missile Defense:
USS Zumwalt:
Air and Missile Defense Radar:

Grade: G10
Location: Moorestown, NJ

Overview: Test Director (TD) is responsible for the day-to-day preparation for and execution of various radar and Combat System test activities, reporting/resolution of issues, and assessment of system and interface requirements.
TD must have very strong leadership skills.
TD reports to the SPY-6 Combat System Integration I&T Lead.

  • Strong leadership skills
  • Experience with requirements selloff
  • Ability to manage multiple activities
  • Ability to manage expectations with the customer and industry counterparts (Lockheed etc.)

  • Prior test lead or test director experience
  • Product-Line or SPY-6 experience
  • Radar experience
  • Software troubleshooting
  • Networking
  • Radar analysis skills
  • Experience with interface testing / assessment of interface requirements

Job Description :
Test Director Responsibilities: The Test Director (TD) is the point of contact (POC) for the planning, conducting and reporting of all test and demonstration activities. TD leads the creation, review and release of the Raytheon Test Procedures which requires previous experience in those activities. TD coordinates the timeline, go/no-go calls and interdependencies in radar and system level test procedures and must understand the system operation, functional timeline and combat system interdependencies. TD represents Raytheon at all test planning coordination forums, readiness reviews, pre-test go/no-go calls and post-test hot wash briefings. TD is responsible for Raytheon readiness reviews, test team training, dry run, dress rehearsal and hot run execution of the Raytheon test procedures. TD (in conjunction with the I&T Lead) is responsible for the Raytheon go/no-go calls during all test events and should have previous experience in leading test teams in the execution of mission critical test events and making high-impact, real-time decisions. TD collaborates with I&T Lead to provide on-site, real time information and advises on and understands the impact of a go or no-go decision upon program objectives. TD leads the development, review and release of the post-event reports.

Required Education:
Bachelors degree in engineering, science or related curriculum

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.173152


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Moorestown, NJ 08057

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