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Systems Engineer II
Raytheon Technologies    Tucson, AZ 85702

***This position is for early career individuals who have less than 2 years of professional work experience and who will receive a degree during the current academic year or who received their degree within the last 18 months***

Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD) is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, security and civil markets where you’ll be part of a global team working together to solve some of the most demanding challenges on the planet. We are the world's largest developer, producer and integrator of weapon systems. In fact, we've produced over one million missiles in our history. Military forces in more than 50 countries look to us for a high-quality product portfolio that includes missiles, smart munitions, projectiles, kinetic kill vehicles and directed energy weapons. We are able to accomplish this feat because our employees live our Values of Trust, Respect, Collaboration, Innovation and Accountability. Diversity is a part of our culture and a key to our success. When world-class talent works together in a place that is respectful and inclusive, we solve some of the world's hardest problems.

We know that a diverse company is a strong company. The people of Raytheon Technologies come from different backgrounds. We value our different perspectives and styles of tackling the world’s most complex challenges and toughest threats. Through Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), our employees are empowered to impact business results, build professional networks, advocate for causes that matter to them and contribute to their local communities. Diversity of thought is critical to the future of innovation. We leverage these unique voices to generate solutions toward a united and singular purpose: to define the future of aerospace.

This position is located in Tucson Arizona. The Weapons & Platforms Center (W&PC) is within the Systems Integration & Test directorate at RMD and is responsible for the development and deployment of product test architectures, test environments and capabilities, integration and test execution for our products from design through manufacturing. The vision of Systems Integration & Test is to be a world-class leader in driving test affordability while ensuring an operationally relevant product is delivered to our service members.

The Weapons & Platforms Center (W&PC) is currently searching for a Platform Integration and Flight Test System Engineer.

This position may have some responsibility for the following: executing development gate reviews, Consent to Ship (CTS), Test Readiness Reviews (TRR’s) and other events which ensure the integrity of the design, integration, verification and test processes.

Other responsibilities could include verification, integration and test execution, which result in successful completion of test events including lab, platform, field/range test and associated analysis of test data.

Job Description:

Opportunities for verification and field-test activities include the following:

Support program verification test environments, processes and execution tasks. Effectively support the design and development process. Support leadership alignment to define and achieve the strategic vision for W&PC and Systems Integration & Test organization. Champion respect, ethics and diversity initiatives within the organization.

Responsibilities may include:

+ Develop and verify test plans and procedures.

+ Utilize lab / field test equipment for testing and troubleshooting

+ Perform missile builds and data analysis, qualification testing, design verification testing, hardware integration, aircraft integration, and flight testing.

+ Compile and analyze test data and provide detailed reports of the results.

+ Should test failures occur, perform root cause and corrective action analysis as required.

+ Accountable for completeness of all documentation.

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

Required Education and Skills:

+ Masters of Science or Masters of Arts degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM). Must be either currently pursuing degree or degree must have been granted in the last 18 months

+ Experience using laboratory equipment, electronics, and/or software (examples include: an oscilloscope, DMM, spectrum analyzer, and Matlab)

+ U.S. Citizenship is required

Desired Education and Skills:

+ ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard minimum GPA 3.0

+ Experience developing and evaluating requirements

+ Knowledge of platform interfaces and strong experience testing of the relationship between the Interface Control Document (ICD) and weapon system

+ Demonstrate strong analytical and problem solving skills

+ Good communication, interpersonal, planning and time management skills

+ Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from diverse communities and cultures

+ Demonstrated ability to work with colleagues who represent a diversity of work and conflict resolution styles

+ Current/Active DoD clearance

This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as one of America’s 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of nature’s best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucson’s fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round.


+ Student Loan Repayment Contribution Program

+ Paid Parental Leave

+ Educational Assistance

+ 9/80 work schedule – Every other Friday off

+ Onsite Wellness Program – Health Screenings/Flu Shots

+ 401K – Savings & Investment Plan

+ Paid Time Off

+ Rstars is an enterprise-wide recognition program that allows you to give and receive thanks for notable and exceptional performance.

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. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.

***Please upload a copy of your most recent undergraduate and graduate transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition.

Please include your cumulative GPA and projected graduation date on your resume.***


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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