Senior Electrical Engineer - Fuzing & Safety Systems (multi-level)

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
Are you seeking an opportunity to contribute and develop electronic fuzing technologies expertise?
Would you enjoy knowing your efforts directly impact defending our nation and allies?
Do you enjoy leading a team as much as contributing in one?
If you can answer "yes" to these questions, we want to talk to you!
This position is in the Energetics and Propulsion Department, which is part of the Mechanical Products Team. This organization is responsible for the full spectrum of warhead fuzing, rocket motor ignition and all other weapon initiation safety systems technology. Develop architectures, top level design concepts and requirements for new safety system needs.

The successful candidate will:
  • Apply or develop advanced electronic fuzing technologies for our product lines.
  • Provide technical oversight to subcontractors
  • Support the Safety Engineering organization
  • Frequently interface with the Customer to identify user needs
  • Work with customers, subcontractors and suppliers to resolve engineering issues, develop new products and hold technical reviews
  • Develop initial safety system architectures and top level designs
  • Design, analyze, test and evaluate fuzing systems
  • Develop Statements-of-Work (SOWs)
  • Develop Critical Item Development Specifications (CIDS)
  • Support fact-finding and contract negotiations
  • Ensure technical rigor and depth of all deliverables
  • Develop and present technical fuzing designs and updates to the government safety review boards.
  • Must be willing to travel to suppliers and government facilities

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

NOTE: This position can be a Sr. Electrical Engineer II I (G09) or Principal Electrical Engineer (G10), based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position

Required Experience, Skills and Education:
  • For: Sr. Electrical Engineer II - Fuzing & System Safety Minimum of Six (6) years of electronic circuit design and analysis (MS with 4 years or Ph.D. with 2 years of experience)
  • For: Principal Electrical Engineer - Fuzing & System Safety Minimum of Eight (8) years of electronic circuit design and analysis (MS with 6 years or Ph.D. with 4 years of experience)
  • Bachelors Degree in engineering disciplines, hard science, mathematics, or physics.
  • US Citizenship is required

Desired Experience, Skills and Education:
  • Advanced degree in aforementioned disciplines. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard
  • Eight (8) plus years of directly related experience in fuzing and safety subsystems
  • Experience performing electrical stress analysis, electrical thermal analysis, shock and vibration assessment.
  • Ability to analyze analog, digital, mixed signal and power conversion circuits using simulation and computational skills.
  • Interface with engineering groups within Missile Systems for analyses and subject matter experts
  • Preparation and presentation of technical papers for customer safety review boards.
  • Experience in developing Fuzing, Safe & Arm products that meet MIL-STD-1316, MIL-STD-1901 and MIL-STD-464.
  • Working knowledge of JOTP-051, 052, 053.
  • Experience with energetic and pyrotechnic initiators, exploding foil deflagrating initiators (EFDI), low energy exploding foil initiators (LEEFI) and their operation.
  • Technical writing skills in the areas of detailed design requirements, test requirements, statements of work, white papers and technical presentations.
  • Must have demonstrated knowledge of:
  • Engineering design experience in development projects
  • Microsoft Office (Work, Excel, Power Point & Project) Experience
  • Project Management as applied to team interaction and deliverables



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Senior Electrical Engineer - Fuzing & Safety Systems (multi-level)

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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