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Early Career Mechanical Engineer- Production Design
Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702

Are you someone that has a passion for working in the aerospace industry on products that are on the cutting edge of technology?

Are you an individual that has a desire to be part of a team in a fast paced environment that delivers products that protect the war-fighter?

Do you want to be a part of a diverse and collaborative team that challenges you, grows your skills, and intentionally provides new opportunities across programs to expand your technical breadth?

If you answered yes to these questions, we’d like to talk to you about your career.

The Mechanical Products Team is seeking several early career Mechanical Engineers at our Tucson, AZ, plant site to support across multiple programs both in development and production.

This Mechanical Engineering position performs in alignment to expectations in the design development and production support areas associated with mechanical designs, validation principals, qualification processes, procurement, and production processes across a designs life cycle.

Development work may include requirements understanding, concept development, DFMAs, PFMAs, margin analysis, technical data package (TDP) development, application of geometric dimensioning and tolerance principals, engineering test principals, preparation of technical analysis reports, and presenting in design reviews.

As a Mechanical Engineer in an individual contributor role, responsibilities will include recommending solutions to a wide range of technical problems related to the design, manufacture, integration, and production sustainment of various mechanical sub-systems both in the engineering lab and the factory floor both Raytheon Missiles & Defense and at suppliers.

Post critical design activities include contributing to first article inspections, work instruction reviews, material dispositions, and root cause investigations to production issues.

Decisions are data driven and require preparing technical justification analysis reports and presenting to a variety of Engineering Review Boards.

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

Required Education, Experience and Skills:

Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Aerospace, Engineering Science, Math, or other Engineering discipline.

Two (2) years of professional experience in mechanical design or production support

Past work using CAD solid modeling tools and analysis tools

Experience with Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerance

Experience with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

United States Citizenship

Desired Education, Experience and Skills:

Four (4) years of professional experience in industry is desired.

Advanced degree in Engineering discipline

Strong interpersonal and communication skills; both verbally and written

Ability to work in teams or independently, flexible, demonstrates initiative

Experience in mechanical sub-systems packaging, materials, thermal, structural analysis, energetics principals, control systems, interconnect, airframe, or large assembly development

Support tasks as experience allows relative to both design development and production support

Working knowledge of Raytheon Missiles & Defense processes and procedures


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Full Time