Sr Electrical Engineer - Telemetry and Flight Termination Subsystem

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
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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.

Job Summary:

The Low Voltage Power Products (LVPP) Department supports key Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD) products, by providing mission-critical designs relating to power conversion, motor controls, flight termination systems, telemetry, and other analog domains.

We are looking for mid-level Telemetry (TM) and Flight Termination Subsystem (FTS) engineers to help design robust TM & FTS systems for important national defense products.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Design airborne telemetry (and related flight safety) systems
  • Be the Responsible Engineering Authority (REA) for FTS and/or TM designs.
  • Generate and/or compile all required analysis and documentation verifying compliance with program and performance requirements.
  • Strong familiarity with Flight Termination and Telemetry subsystem design.
  • Strong familiarity with RCC319 and how it impacts FTS and TM designs.
  • See an FTS circuit card/module through its design phases, from requirements definition through initial integration testing.
  • Drive to meet schedule concerns. Define schedules for FTS circuit card level tasking.
  • Lead small teams to success with schedule, budget, and technical execution.
  • Engage in personal technical growth and encourage technical growth in peers and junior engineers.
  • Clearly present your work product to functional and program leadership. Participate in risk management discussions. Begin to guide junior engineers on technical presentation skills.

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • While a Bachelors (or higher) in Electrical Engineering is preferred, related Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) Bachelors (or higher) may also be considered.
  • Minimum of 5 year of related experience in electronics design with emphasis on Flight Termination and Telemetry subsystems.
  • Experience with electronics laboratory diagnosis and testing.
  • Experience with the ECAD process and have a conceptual understanding of the layout and routing concerns specific to FTS circuit cards.
  • Experience utilizing and creating electrical design specifications.
  • Experience communicating and documenting technical topics at the small and large team level and experience presenting to lower levels of management.
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. Security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Qualifications We Value:
  • Professional experience in designs using microcontrollers, FPGAs, and digital interfaces.
  • Professional experience in system grounding schemes and resolving ground reference issues.
  • Professional experience in developing requirements, writing supplier statements of work, and direct supplier development and validation of product designs.
  • Professional experience in designing vehicle interfaces and electrical interface control documents to allow integration of vendor-supplied and locally-designed subsystems.
  • Professional experience in power supply design.
  • Professional experience in detailed printed circuit board layout.
  • Professional experience with TEMPEST
  • Professional experience in RF and Radar.
  • Must be a self-starter, a quick learner, be able to function in a dynamic environment, and have good time management skills. Must have professional experience leading small teams.
  • Experience as the lead designer on complex or challenging technical problems.
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:

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:

This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of Americas 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of natures best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucsons fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.



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