Sr Principal GPS/IMU Navigation Subsystems Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
The Guidance Navigation Subsystems Department at Raytheon Missiles & Defense is seeking an engineer to provide GPS/IMU Navigation expertise to sustain, extend and grow new business.

Job Description and Tasks:

Mid-Level to Senior Navigation Subsystems Engineer will be representing the RF and Navigation Subsystems Department in providing solutions to difficult GPS/IMU hardware issues associated with specific projects
  • The Navigation Subsystems Engineer shall demonstrate understanding and wide application of technical theories and concepts in the area of navigation subsystems/components used in modern guidance electronics platforms
  • The Navigation Subsystems Engineer will interface directly with suppliers of navigation or guidance electronics components to monitor and manage programmatic activities and ensure compliance to requirements
  • The Navigation Subsystems Engineer will to work broad assignments independently within a program Integrated Product Team (IPT) environment
  • The Navigation Subsystems Engineer will be required to effectively communicate, written and orally, and will regularly provide status of issues, progress and accomplishments to leadership and customers
  • The Navigation Subsystems Engineer will to work on diverse projects providing support throughout the system lifecycle including system requirement definition, testing, data analysis, verification, integration and production
  • Good written and oral communication skills and the ability to function in a team environment are necessary. Some degree of travel will required.

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

Required Skills & Education:
  • Must have a minimum 10 years professional engineering experience.
  • Experience with navigation subsystems and/or components.
  • Experience with IMU/GPS systems
  • B.S. in Electrical Engineering or related STEM degree.
  • United States Citizenship is required.

Desired Skills:
  • Recent technical experience relative to integrated Guidance Electronics systems using GPS and IMU navigation subsystems blended via Kalman filter techniques
  • Familiarity with Matlab scripting and tools
  • Experience with hardware integration, Hardware in the Loop (HIL), modeling and simulation and environmental testing and electronics test equipment
  • Ability to create Requirements Documents, and Interface Control Documents
  • Recent program management experience in an engineering development or production environment
  • Familiarity with the GPS system and GPS technology and how it works within a navigation system is a plus
  • Familiarity with Ring Laser Gyros, Fiber Optic gyros and IMU MEMS technology, is a plus
  • Broad experience in Guidance, Navigation and Control engineering, including academic and/or professional experience in system modeling and analysis, hardware design, or integration, test and verification.

This position requires the successful issuance, transfer or maintenance of any clearances and/or accesses necessary for the position. 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. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement.


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Sr Principal GPS/IMU Navigation Subsystems Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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