Sr. In-service Shipboard Systems Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
San Diego, CA 92101
About Us:
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD), by combining our vast resources and investments we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.

Whole Life Engineering (WLE) is responsible for ensuring our products are Safe, Reliable, and Maintainable and delivered on time. WLE consists of multiple disciplines that support engineering, our program offices and our customers. Our WLE disciplines participate in the total life cycle of our products from conception to deactivation. Our focus area is product support, including the following disciplines: Reliability System Safety and Supportability.

Job Summary:
As a Sr. In-service Shipboard Systems Engineer youll bring the knowledge and skill sets necessary to support the LPD 17 Class Program in executing the Life-Cycle Engineering and Support (LCE&S) Contract activities on all LPD in-service ships.

Youll have the technical knowledge and experience to support in-port and underway events onboard the LPD17 Class ships including
  • System support
  • Troubleshooting
  • Installation and crew training for RMD ship systems.

These LPD17 Class In-service ships are currently home-ported in San Diego, CA; Norfolk, VA; Mayport. FL; and Sasabo, Japan; additional future home-ports are possible.

We value diverse skills and experience, so don't hold back. Your qualifications could add tremendous value to our team. Our customers come from all different backgrounds, and so do our employees. If you're passionate about what you could accomplish here, we'd love to hear from you.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
In this role, youll be responsible for:
  • LPD17 Class ships system support including troubleshooting, hardware and software upgrade installation, crew training, and Information Assurance (IA) initiatives for the RMD shipboard integrated computer networks (SWAN, SCDN, HME & NAV), Magnetic Signature Control System (MSCS), Navigation Data Distribution System (NDDS), Computer Information Display System (CIDS), Integrated Voice Networks (IVN)
  • Supporting in-port and underway events onboard the LPD17 Class ships for RMD systems
  • Working with Ships Force at all levels to provide distant support/troubleshooting of hardware and software for the various RMD systems
  • Updating Responsible Engineering Authority (REA) Library documents and presentations for RMD systems
  • Developing and/or reviewing ship installation documents and Engineering Drawings
  • Interfacing with the RMD Systems Engineering support team in San Diego in laboratory development and testing of system equipment and system upgrades
  • Assisting the Integrated Planning Yard team, Port Engineering, Regional Maintenance Coordinator and Navy Type Command in responding to requests for material, technical assistance, 2 Kilo process, Casualty Report (CASREP) responses, resource planning, and task execution

Travel up to 25% of the time in support of the Navys directed Ships Availabilities and emergent support requests. Assignments may include Ship Trials, Ship Sail Away, and Sea Trials - for durations up to a month on rare occasions

Qualifications You Must Have:
Typically Requires: Bachelor's degree and 5 years of relevant experience. OR An advanced degree in a related field and minimum 3 years experience OR in absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required.

Employment Experience:
  • Experience in any of the following areas: computer networks, navigation, command and control and/or integrated electronic control systems
  • Experience with electronic navigation and/or computer networks
  • Experience with hardware/software installations and troubleshooting in a shipyard and/or shipboard environment or similar environments
  • An active and in-scope Secret US Security Clearance with the ability to obtain Top Secret clearance

Qualifications We Value:
  • Knowledge of integrated computer networks, including working knowledge of network servers, switches and Internet Protocols (IPs)
  • Working knowledge of Information Assurance (IA), and of recent advancements in cyber security
  • Experience in working aboard Navy ships both in-port and underway to accomplish shipboard testing and troubleshooting of various interconnecting systems
  • Experience in the design/development and/or testing of electronic systems
  • Knowledge of RMDs LPD 17 Class integrated shipboard electronic systems (MSCS, SWAN, ECS, SCS, IVDS, CIDS, SPS-73, IVN, & NDDS)
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Windows PC and Server Operating Systems including installation, configuration, patching/updates and cryptographic log on (CLO)
  • Familiarity with the SHIPMAIN maintenance and modernization process.
  • Working knowledge of activities of a Regional Maintenance Center and other Navy waterfront resources
  • Technical team leadership experience in a cross functional team
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to communicate and make presentations to Industry and Navy staff members

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 that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits on offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Additional Details: This job is posted internally as: Sr. Engineer, Design Engineering



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