Section Leader- Tactical Radar Products

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Fullerton, CA 92832
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 C2 Engineering and Logistics Section, located in Fullerton, CA.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
The Section Leader performs direct line management activities and provides leadership for a team of 20 in support of Command and Control (C2) Products. The team provides leadership, engineering, and logistical support to C2 programs. Examples of program support tasks include Integrated Product Team Lead (IPTL), Cost Account Manager, hardware installation, cabinet assembly, COTS management, hardware material/equipment procurement support, inventory management, and EXIM compliance support.

The Section Leader will collaborate with the Department Lead and Section Leads in the execution of MPT and Engineering goals.

The Section Leader activities include:
  • Technical oversight of program scope supported by section
  • Training, performance management, and resource allocation of section personnel
  • Leadership of a diverse and geographically dispersed 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 Manager will serve as the day-to-day liaison to the Program Managers and IPTLs concerning employee job assignments, performance, and recognition.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
  • 8 years experience in technical or managerial roles supporting military programs
  • Experience in leadership roles
  • Experience in hardware engineering requirements, COTS electronic rack hardware design and build, asset management and logistics
  • 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:
  • Able to travel nationally and internationally including the Middle East to customer sites
  • Working knowledge or experience on C2 programs and C2 product offerings
  • Knowledge of Performance Development Processes
  • 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 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.

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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- Tactical Radar Products

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Fullerton, CA 92832

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