Senior Electrical Engineer - Controls

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Huntsville, AL 35801
About Us:
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.

Job Summary:
We are seeking a professional engineer to assume a key role within the System Power, Analog and Controls Department.

Do you enjoy power converter design?
Do early-career engineers come to you for technical guidance?
Do you have a strong desire to work on projects that are critical to the defense of our nation?

If your answers are yes, we are looking for you to join our team.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Act as designer on complex or challenging technical problems.
  • Design BLDC motor control drives used in servo applications.
  • Create analytical models (SPICE, MAST, VHDL-AMS, MATLAB, Excel, etc.) which prove compliance to performance specifications.
  • Direct printed circuit layout of high speed designs.
  • Design control loops and analyze stability of linear control systems.
  • Serve as Responsible Engineering Authority (REA) for complex circuit card assembly design efforts. Generate and/or compile all required analysis and documentation verifying compliance with program and performance requirements.
  • Provide accountability to program and functional leadership for technical execution on time and within baseline budget.
  • Present technical briefings to management, program officials, and technical staff. These must be well-prepared, with adequate data and clear messaging.
    An advanced degree in a related field may be substituted for 2 additional years of professional experience.
Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from an accredited University. Accredited Mathematics and Physics BS degrees may also qualify with relevant experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years of professional experience in electronics design with emphasis on analog design, power design and motor servo design, and experience in five (5) or more of the following areas:
      • Printed circuit layout techniques for high frequency, low noise circuits..
      • Design for electromagnetic interference, and working knowledge of military specifications.
      • Design experience with position feedback and measurement systems.
      • Design experience with servo control systems.
      • Experience implementing motor drive and controls techniques.
      • Experience creating and giving complex technical presentations.
      • Design experience with BLDC motor drive controls.
      • Circuit design experience with PWM drives used for motors with voltages >130 VDC and up to 90 Amps
  • 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:
  • Demonstrable ability to design using microcontrollers and FPGAs.
  • Digitally implemented motor drive experience.
  • Experience with proposal development.
  • Ability to design to meet concerns of adjacent disciplines, such as thermal, structural, mechanical, reliability, and quality.
  • Ability to be a self-starter and be able to function in a dynamic environment.
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership, communication, and time management skills.
  • Customer-focused.
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.

Additional Details:
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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Senior Electrical Engineer - Controls

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Huntsville, AL 35801

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