Systems Engineer - Integrated Fire Control Systems

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
St Petersburg, FL 33701
Integrated Fire Control Systems (IFCS) Engineer II, Systems Engineering

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD), 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. We are seeking Systems Engineering professionals in the Integrated Fire Control Systems (IFCS) department at our St. Petersburg, Florida location. The department leads all aspects of Systems Engineering that drive the development of complex systems to support RMDs Land Warfare and Air Defense (LWAD) and Naval Power (NP) mission areas from our Tewksbury MA, Andover MA, and St. Petersburg FL locations. The IFCS department supports RMD by cultivating a world-class group of systems thinkers who work together as a team to architect technical solutions to some of the worlds toughest challenges. Key technical domains include Radar Systems and Sensor Netting, Effector Systems, Battle Management, Command and Control, Communications, Network Design, Battlespace Integration and Interoperability for Domestic and International customers.

Job Summary:
The System Design & Architecture (SD&A) Directorate is the central focus for Mission Systems Integration activities within RMD, responsible for defining customer needs, functional and product architecture, requirements definition and decomposition, Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE), system performance, and System Security Engineering (SSE).We are responsible for system performance for complex, large scale defense applications. Within this directorate, the IFCS employees provide modeling and simulation, system effectiveness, operational analysis, radar systems design and integration, algorithm development, tracking, and discrimination. SDA's core capabilities encompass a wide range of the key systems engineering competencies required for successful technical development and program execution. Our capabilities cover the entire lifecycle, including business capture, proposal development, system requirements and technical design, as well as system integration and test support. Areas of expertise are radar, sensor, battle management solutions, command and control, and cyber security.
The selected applicant will join a team of talented engineers in developing sophisticated naval and maritime solutions in support of the Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC) program as part of Advanced Networking Solutions (ANS). The U.S. Navys Cooperative Engagement Capability (CEC), a real-time sensor-netting system that brings together radar data into a single integrated air picture from geographically dispersed ships, aircraft, and ground-based units. This integrated picture improves a battlegroups effectiveness by enabling longer range, cooperative, or layered engagements. Todays CEC benefits from advancements in commercial and specialized technologies, as well as from the experience and expertise of the Raytheon team, continually innovating to advance capability and performance.

We value diverse skills and experience, so don't hold back. Your qualification 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:
  • Systems Engineering Studies/trades to determine solutions to technical issues which will define system architecture, requirements, and capabilities
  • Model Based Systems Engineering (Rhapsody/Cameo) and SysML development
  • System Integration, Test, and Analysis; that may include occasional travel
Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelors in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM).
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience in the field of engineering or related technical discipline
  • Experience with Model Based Systems Engineering/SysML and/or Software Centric Systems and Integration
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
Qualifications We Value:
  • Bachelors/Masters/PhD in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Physics or Computer Science
  • Working knowledge as a Systems Engineer on complex programs
  • Experience with requirements development including DOORS
  • Experience integrating surface or ground based radars and combat systems into complex DoD Systems
  • Experience supporting US Navy and/or DoD customers
  • Agile Scrum experience
  • Proficient with Matlab and/or Simulink programming languages
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:
Clearance Information: 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: applicable
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The position is based in St. Petersburg, FL, enviably nicknamed The Sunshine City for its average of 248 days of sunshine a year. The area is ideal for fishing, boating, and beautiful top rated Gulf beaches. Its also known for its art and culture scene, as well as its wide variety of local restaurants and bars. For sports fans, The Tampa Bay area is home to the Tampa Bay Rays (MLB), Buccaneers (NFL), and Lightning (NHL). It is also the MLB Spring Training site for the Toronto Blue Jays and the Philadelphia Phillies. Our location is easily commutable from several nearby areas, just 5 miles from Interstate 275; options for where to call home are plentiful within the Tampa Bay area. St. Petersburg is also close to Tampa International Airport and St. Pete Clearwater International Airport and roughly 90 miles to the Orlando theme parks.

  • This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.



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