Section Leader-Mobile Radar Products

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Woburn, MA 01801
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.

The Mechanical Products Team (MPT) is responsible for mechanical design, analysis, and test of all sensor and effector products across the RMD portfolio. The Mechanical Product Team uses state-of-the-art tools, processes, technology, and Raytheon Six Sigma principles.

The Tactical Radar Products Department is seeking a professional candidate for a Section Leader of the Mobile Radar Products Section, located in Woburn, MA.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
The Section Leader performs direct line management activities and provides leadership for 10-15 engineers in support of Mobile Radar Products. The Section Leader will collaborate with the Department Lead and Section Leads in the execution of MPT and Engineering goals.

These activities include:
  • Technical oversight of programs supported by section
  • Training, performance management, and resource allocation of section personnel
  • Leadership of a diverse, geographically dispersed, highly skilled mechanical team across all program phases
  • Coordinate program staffing needs
  • Review of program financial metrics
  • Support department hiring goals
  • Support to proposal activities for program growth and new pursuits
  • Support to monthly program tracking books

The Section Leader will serve as the day-to-day liaison to the Program Managers and Integrated Program Team Leads concerning employee job assignments, performance, and recognition.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
  • 10 years experience in mechanical engineering
  • Experience in leadership roles
  • Experience in hardware engineering design, development, and production support
  • Experience in military applications and environments
  • 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:
  • Technical knowledge of shelter assemblies, electronic subassemblies, power systems, and communication systems for Military radar products.
  • Knowledge of Performance Development Processes
  • Working knowledge or experience with shelter design
  • Experience with Raytheon's proposal capture process, development of compliant basis of estimates (BOEs)
  • Familiarity with the Estimate at Complete (EAC) Processes
  • EVMS Certification (Earned Value Management Systems)
  • Excellent collaboration and mentoring skills
  • Advocate for process improvement

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 with compensation, healthcare, wellness, retirement, 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.

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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 is on the US Department of State government website here:



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Section Leader-Mobile Radar Products

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Woburn, MA 01801

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