Senior Systems Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Fort Bliss, Texas
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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.

Our Ft. Bliss location is searching for a qualified systems engineer to join the team working on the THAAD radar system in various locations both domestic and international supplementing the US Military team with their system. This position will require you to rotate to Guam for one year on an MOU, with a relocation to Ft Bliss either before or after

Job Summary:
  • Perform software installation, test and validation, system interface, monitoring, analysis, troubleshooting, repair, modifications, and verification to ensure an operational radar and system software performance.
  • Operate and maintain the system, providing immediate resolution of system problems/failures that occur during operations.
  • Assist with data compilation and analysis, test setup and execution of all special tests and related data collection activities.
  • Help develop special test scripts and test requirements.
  • Provide system operations with diagnostics and analysis of diagnostic results.
  • Provide software and operations in analog and digital simulations, live operations, system performance checks, and other system specifics as requested.
  • Assist a diverse team, internal/external customers and military personnel with technical system requirements.
  • Deploy domestically and internationally with the system for extended periods with little notice.
  • Accept additional assignments to domestic and international remote locations to assist with program requirements.
  • Work in remote and hazardous locations exposed to environmental hazards, energized equipment, radar radiation hazards, unexploded ordnance.
  • High possibility of being recalled to the site due to system failure (downing event) any time of the day or night.

This position can be a Senior Systems Engineer or a Principal Systems Engineer based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position

Qualifications You Must Have:

  • Senior Systems Engineer: Minimum of Five (5) + years of experience/Principal Systems Engineer: Minimum of Eight (8+) in technical engineering support of field operations working with radar system software and operations in assessing and correcting faulty equipment
  • Experience with Radar X-Band hardware/software concepts, RF systems, troubleshooting, and reading/utilizing hardware schematics
  • Extensive experience with UNIX based OS platforms (Solaris, HP-UX, LINUX etc.)
  • Experience in maintaining and providing engineering assessment and corrective actions on faulted equipment, and installation and testing of engineering modifications/updates.
  • An active and in-scope US security clearance
  • Security + certification
  • Bachelors in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM); additional 2 years of relevant experience may be substituted for each 1 year of college in addition to the required 5 years of full-time experience

Qualifications We Value:
  • Experience using design, debug, and test hardware/software.
  • Knowledge of analog/digital hardware design.
  • Excellent teaming skills, multi-task, work under stress, support across multiple disciplines, and flexible to travel to support the radar.
  • Familiarity with Network equipment configuration/setup (routers switches etc)

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 great benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.



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