Senior Electrical Engineer - Test Equipment




Tucson, AZ


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United States of America


AZ808: RMS AP Bldg 808 1151 East Hermans Road Building 808, Tucson, AZ, 85756 USA

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This position is for a Senior Electrical Engineer with at least 5 years of professional experience.  If you enjoy working in hands-on multidiscipline teams, the Test Equipment Engineering Team Directorate is interested in hearing from you.

This position is 100% on site in Tucson, Arizona

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_._

About Us:

At Raytheon, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.

Job Description:

The Test Equipment Engineering  (TEE) Directorate is a multi-discipline organization responsible for developing test solutions for all Raytheon products. Our engineers are responsible for all elements of the development lifecycle for test.  We are hands-on, designing with the latest technology and tools, and integrate state of the art test solutions with the most advanced engineering systems in the world.  Typical work involves designing interface assemblies, selection and integration with test instruments and environments, to develop a test system for all Raytheon products.  These core activities may be performed for both lab engineering and factory production test systems.  The candidate will contribute to the completion of all stages of test product development and will be responsible for helping to maintain the technical, cost and schedule aspects of their assigned projects. They will be expected to act, either as a part of their team or independently, to uncover and resolve issues associated with the development and implementation of test products.

We value diverse skills and experience, so don’t hold back. Your qualification could add tremendous value to our team. Our customers come from all different backgrounds, and so do our employees. If you’re passionate about what you could accomplish here, we’d love to hear from you.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

  • Design, development, and integrate Raytheon test products within Test Equipment Engineering in multidiscipline engineering teams
  • Develop both engineering and production test systems, test interface adapters, cabling, technical drawing creation, schematic creation, circuit design and analysis
  • Contribute to the completion of all stages of test product development, and responsible for performing technical, cost and schedule management of assigned projects
  • Act, either as a part of the team or independently, to uncover and resolve issues associated with the development and implementation of test products 

Basic Qualifications**:**

  • Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and five (5) years of prior relevant experience OR an Advanced degree and three (3) years of relevant experience
  • Experience with electrical engineering design to include troubleshooting, analysis, and test
  • Experience with commonly used electrical engineering design and analysis tools including but not limited to: Altium, DX Designer, Mentor Capital, Creo Schematic
  • Experience with commonly used test equipment including but not limited to: Oscilloscopes, DMMs, Network Analyzers, Power Meters
  • Experience using schematic capture tools and interpreting schematics
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a https://U.S. government issued Secret security clearance is required. https://U.S. citizenship is required as only https://U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master of Science degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM). ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard
  • Ability to provide technical leadership in a multidiscipline team environment
  • Experience performing analog, digital, and/or RF design
  • Experience designing, testing, and integrating digital, mixed signal, and electrical system interconnect
  • Experience utilizing integrated development environments and debugging tools to troubleshoot software
  • Self-starter and able to manage workload to meet assigned deadlines
  • Experience working in a team environment
  • Proficient technical writing and formal presentation experience
  • Ability to lead single- or multi-discipline teams of engineers
  • Project management experience
  • Bid and proposal experience
  • Knowledge of computer architecture and computer hardware optimization techniques
  • Experience with developing and implementing programming languages
  • Utilize existing designs as a starting point to interface with new units under test (UUTs) and UUT configurations when necessary
  • Experience with troubleshooting and root-cause analysis
  • Knowledge of RTX projects, programs or systems to make enhancements and leverage in daily work.

What We Offer**:**

Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer 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 we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance, and child/adult backup care.

Clearance Information:  

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. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here:

This requisition is eligible for an employee referral award.  ALL eligibility requirements must be met to receive the referral award.

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