Raytheon Integration and Test / Systems Engineer in Marlborough, Massachusetts
Great opportunity for current seniors in college or recent college graduates. If you are not a current college senior, or a recent college graduate, please visit our other opportunities at www.raytheon.com/careers and apply! Job Description: As a defense contractor, there are specific programs requiring a certain level of security clearance and special access for assigned staff. The selected candidate will be required to secure these accesses within the first year of employment. Not being able to secure the required clearance needed for this position may result in an offer of employment being rescinded. The Systems Engineering, Integration, and Test (SEIT) staff are involved in all aspects of the systems engineering lifecycle for the Strategic Communication Systems programs within the Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) business area. The systems engineering activities include, but are not limited to, system integration, validation, and verification, as well as architecture development, Concept of Operations (CONOPS) development, trade studies, requirements analysis and flow down to hardware/software configuration. Leadership, design, integration, and test support are provided to a variety of communications systems programs including SATCOM (including AEHF, EHF, X-Band, Ka-Band, Ku-Band, C-Band), and Line-Of-Site/Beyond Line-Of-Site for ground based, ship, submarine, and airborne platforms. The System Integration and Test activities include implementation, integration, and test of advanced, state-of-the-art hardware, firmware, and software, (through Internal Engineering Research and development) and/or optimization of Commercial-Of-The Shelf (COTS) products to meet War Fighter real-life challenges in servicing Department of Defense (DoD) operational and logistic requirements. The staff member selected to join the SEIT department under this requisition will work in a team-based environment to design and develop electronic and electro-mechanical equipment and/or systems-oriented products, will prepare related installation, operation, and maintenance specifications and instructions, will analyze equipment to establish operating data and conduct experimental tests, and will generate and/or analyze engineering proposals and related technical data to determine feasibility of assigning new equipment or modifying existing equipment. They may also participate in the generation and/or conduct of System-level Test Plans and Procedures to validate and verify design and requirements compliance. Further, they will likely support and implement Raytheon and DOD customer IV&V activities, Environmental Qualification (Temperature, Shock, Vibration, and Survivability), Operation Certification, and field testing (Initial Test and Evaluation of Flight Test and Interoperability Test) with other Raytheon Staff and DOD subcontractors. Required Skills Knowledge of computer programming languages: C/C++, JAVA or MATLAB Proficient in the use of standard MS Office products (MSWord, MSExcel) This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems. Desired Skills: Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Please upload an unofficial transcript when applying) Strong interpersonal & communication skills (verbal &written) Strong team player Previously-granted Security clearance Demonstrated mechanical aptitude and/or skills. Required Education (including major): Must have a BS / BA with a major in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering, Aeronautical Engineering, Physics, or other related field by Summer 2018 or have graduated within 18 months prior to start date. 124957
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