Principal Systems Engineer

RTX

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(262)

Sterling, VA

Why you should apply for a job to RTX:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2019
  • 4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 79% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Programs are also available for dependent and adult care, family leave, college planning, counseling and personal convenience services.
  • We provide programs that offer solutions to life’s challenges, including a variety of flexible work arrangements and paid time off.
  • Employees may participate in tax-advantaged accounts to pay for eligible health and dependent care expenses with pretax dollars.
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    Position summary

    rk, and communicate to all levels of the organization and drive processes to successful completion in support of aggressive schedules.

    Clearance Requirement: Must be a US Citizen with an active TS/SCI clearance with Poly and be crossover eligible.

    Required Skills:

    Minimum 8 years of experien

    Experience leading engineering projects

    Ability to work well in a constantly evolving work environment

    Ability to work with and coordinate with internal and external customers, develop plans and execute to budgets/timelines as required.

    Ability to work and deliver on short response tasking in a fast paced potentially environment

    Ability to effectively manage several projects simultaneously while balancing resources

    Creates, incorporates, implements changes to the project IMS using Microsoft Project

    Ability to develop and present briefings to company and customer leadership

    Excellent communication and organizational skills; able to articulate intent, frame requirements, set priorities, develop practical methods, and align resources to meet goals.

    Understanding of RF theory, wireless/SIGINT technologies, microwave principles and system/subsystem-level analysis methodologies.

    Expert with Microsoft Word, Excel, Project, & PowerPoint

    Education or experience with software programming and managing software developers

    Experience with relevant programming languages including Python, C++, C#

    Experience developing or architecting databases and using SQL

    Experience developing software and hardware requirements

    A solid background in Linux including installing the O/S, installing applications, scripting, using VI Editor, and configuring the network

    Desired Skills:

    Experience in one or more of the following:

    Have the capability to manage multiple conflicting priorities

    Strong working knowledge of the radio frequency spectrum and modern communication infrastructures to include signal structures, propagation, modulation types, data rates, multiplexing/demultiplexing methods, as well as associated equipment to include transmitters, receivers and processing suites.

    Experience using standard RF and electrical test equipment to include signal generators, spectrum analyzers, oscilloscopes, and multi-meters.

    Sets objectives for own job area to meet project/assignments goals.

    Familiarity with HW/SW integration, test processes and procedures.

    Ability to work in a dynamic team environment, adaptable to change, and thrive in an atmosphere that requires trust, initiative, creativity, and strong problem-solving skills.

    Ability to manage the engineering team and foster a work environment that allows the team to flourish and grow

    Ability to deconflict priorities, competing requirements, and even conflicts between customers and the internal team

    Ability to meet the demands of a challenging operations environments.

    Required Education:

    Education: Bachelor's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM). Additional work experience may be considered in lieu of degree.

    Must be a US Citizen with an active TS/SCI clearance with poly and be crossover eligible.

    Requires advanced to expert knowledge of work area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

    May have broad knowledge of project management. Requires substantial knowledge of RTX projects, programs or

    systems in order to provide enhancements within job area. Typically requires: A University Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 8 years

    prior relevant experience, or An Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 5 years experience

    Engineering/Other Technical Positions: Typically requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and a

    minimum of 8 years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited by local laws/regulations.

    About Cybersecurity, Intelligence and Services

    The Cybersecurity, Intelligence and Services (CIS) business provides technically advanced full-spectrum cyber, data operations, systems integration and intelligence mission support services to meet our customers' most demanding challenges. Our capabilities include cyber space operations, cyber defense and resiliency, vulnerability research, ubiquitous technical surveillance, data intelligence, lifecycle mission enablement, and software modernization. CIS brings disruptive technologies, agility, and competitive offerings to customers in the intelligence community, defense, civil, and commercial markets

    #CISJobs

    The salary range for this role is 96,000 USD - 200,000 USD. The salary range provided is a good faith estimate representative of all experience levels. RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role, function and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, location, education/training, and key skills.

    Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement.

    Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company's performance.

    This role is a U.S.-based role. If the successful candidate resides in a U.S. territory, the appropriate pay structure and benefits will apply.

    RTX anticipates the application window closing approximately 40 days from the date the notice was posted. However, factors such as candidate flow and business necessity may require RTX to shorten or extend the application window.

    RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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    Why you should apply for a job to RTX:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2019
  • 4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 79% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Programs are also available for dependent and adult care, family leave, college planning, counseling and personal convenience services.
  • We provide programs that offer solutions to life’s challenges, including a variety of flexible work arrangements and paid time off.
  • Employees may participate in tax-advantaged accounts to pay for eligible health and dependent care expenses with pretax dollars.