Section Leader in the Effectors Modeling Simulation and Analysis One Department

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
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 trail blaze 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:

We are looking for a Section Leader in the Effectors Modeling Simulation and Analysis Department. Our objective is to design, develop, evaluate, and maintain simulations and models supporting and enabling key business captures, current programs, special projects, and wide-ranging business opportunities. This position is in Tucson, Arizona.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • You will provide guidance, direction, mentoring and influencing skills, and foster teamwork and interdependent execution for approximately 10 15 Engineers
  • You will participate in talent acquisition, goal setting, performance development, and appraisal for your team
  • You will ensure each direct report has suitable work assignments and opportunities for growth and career advancement
  • You will support other organizational leaders in their role to develop employees and support project or strategic activities
  • You will support estimating and development of new project plans and strategic efforts
  • You will resolve complex problems that require analysis and make moderate contributions to improvement of discipline processes
Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Mathematics, or a related STEM degree
  • With a Bachelors degree listed above, you must have eight (8) years or more of documented work and/or academic experience in the following areas (a Masters degree will satisfy 2 years of work experience and a PhD will satisfy the work experience):
    • Experience managing a team of experienced professionals
    • Experience defining plans for project execution and working with individuals across work areas and geographic locations to assist with execution of work tasks
    • Programming in C++, C, or other high order language
    • Using MATLAB or Python for evaluation of data sets
    • Experience developing or simulating physical systems
    • Academic or work experience in modeling, simulation, statistics, or analysis as related to understanding the behavior and performance of existing or proposed engineering solutions
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
Qualifications We Value:
  • Advanced Degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, or related discipline
  • Experience with hardware/software integration
  • Previous management experience in the following:
    • Developing and mentoring new employees
    • Communicating with different levels of employees, departments, and/or customers
    • A leadership role within a Modeling & Simulation department and/or function
    • Team building
    • Interviewing and hiring new employees
  • Experience and knowledge of the Air Power (AP) portfolio
  • Experience as a Control Account Manager (CAM)
  • Earned Value Management System Certification
  • Experience and knowledge of the Integrated Product Development System (IPDS), Proposals and Basis of Estimates (BOEs)
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 including compensation, healthcare, wellness, retirement, work/life benefits, career development and recognition programs. Some of the best benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance, and child/adult backup care.



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Section Leader in the Effectors Modeling Simulation and Analysis One Department

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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