Test Engineering Manager

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Andover, MA 01810
About Us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, 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.

Job Summary:
Test Engineering provides technical expertise to numerous manufacturing and development programs within the Raytheon Missiles and Defense Systems (RMD) business. Our work involves electrical hardware for radar, missile and combat systems. An opportunity exists for a technical manager to lead the Advanced Electronic Subassembly/Cabinet Integration Center Test Engineering team responsible for production test at the Andover site.

This position requires a close partnership with the Operations management team, other functional managers and program office representatives to ensure business objectives are met. Responsibilities include leading a team of 25 engineers supporting system-level test and troubleshooting. Managing employee task assignments in line with shifting manufacturing priorities. Providing technical direction to teammates as challenges arise. Managing staffing requirements such as hiring and the coordination of temporary labor loans into the section from other engineering organizations. Responding to program requests for subject matter experts to perform occasional domestic and international support of fielded hardware. Championing initiatives to improve cost, schedule and quality metrics related to the production test process. Developing proposal estimates for Non-Recurring Engineering (NRE) tasks and directing NRE projects. Providing Earned Value Management System (EVMS) tracking updates and supporting Estimate At Completion (EAC) updates for NRE budgets.

Human resource responsibilities are equally important. Providing direct reports suitable tasks including stretch assignments to allow for their professional and technical growth. Personnel development activities such as goals setting and annual performance reviews. Ensuring compliance with company policy and security requirements. Developing training plans to enhance the bench strength of the team. Mentoring key individuals to ensure a viable succession plan is in place for future leaders.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Managing production test support for S-Band, C-Band, X-Band and legacy IDS programs
  • Section managers are important members of the RMD East leadership team. This Front Line Leader role has 2 major responsibilities:
  • Delivering Efficiency, Effectiveness, Capability and Capacity (E2C2) to the business
  • Developing the technical and professional skills of the team

Qualifications You Must Have:
  • Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, or equivalent technical degree
  • Minimum of 10+ years or comparable test engineering related experience
  • Familiarity with production test processes and systems
  • Skilled in test yield analysis and fault resolution utilizing root cause / corrective action techniques
  • Ability to travel as required
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
Qualifications We Value:
  • Cost estimating and proposal experience
  • Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Prior success leading teams and managing projects
  • A continuous improvement mindset to enhance manufacturing test methods through process modernization
  • Demonstrated success working in a fast paced manufacturing environment
  • Active SECRET clearance

What We Offer:
Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon Missiles & Defense offers 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 Raytheon Missiles & Defense offers include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.


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Andover, MA 01810

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