Principal Systems Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Moorestown, NJ 08057
About Us
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trailblaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.

Job Summary:
The Air and Missile Defense Radar (AMDR) Test Director (TD), located in Moorsetown NJ, 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. The TD must have very strong leadership skills, and will be the primary point of contact (POC) for site's combat system integration activities.

The TD leads the creation, review and release of the Raytheon Test Procedures which requires previous experience in those activities. The 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. The TD will represent 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.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
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:

Qualification You Must Have:
  • A minimum of 8 years of relevant experience
  • Experience as a test lead or test director
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Experience with requirements selloff
  • Ability to manage multiple activities
  • Ability to manage expectations with the customer and industry counterparts (Lockheed etc.)
  • Bachelors Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
Qualifications We Value:
  • Product-Line or SPY-6 experience
  • Radar experience
  • Software troubleshooting
  • Networking
  • Radar analysis skills
  • Experience with interface testing / assessment of interface requirements
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:



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RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Moorestown, NJ 08057

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