Senior Principal EO Systems Engineer

RTX

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Tucson, AZ

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
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    Position summary

    will be responsible for managing / coordinating with all IPTLs working the various subsystems of the Tech Refresh effort (Control Actuation System (CAS), Digital Signal Processor (DSP), and mmW sensor). >$100M in value across the period of performance.

    Responsibilities to Anticipate:

    • Candidate will work with a multi-disciplined team and is expected to lead / coordinate with multiple other IPTLs

    • Ensure proper engineering discipline is applied to all designs

    • Support and provide technical oversight to Risk and Opportunity Review Boards

    • Provide the best technical solution within cost and schedule constraints

    • Plan, organize, and help develop program progress reviews for the US Government customer while providing customer and industrial partner management

    • Responsible for conducting briefings and reporting to senior US Government and RTX Officials

    • Collaborate with other StormBreaker program leaders to support Tactical Strike objectives and customer requirements

    • Provide strategic planning and execution for long-term, affordable operational readiness support to exceed Warfighter needs

    • Improve processes and develop plans to support the program's overall business strategy while implement best practice solutions across multiple business areas, programs, and functional organizations

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Typically requires a Bachelor's Degree in Physics, Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Optics or related STEM degree and a minimum of 10 years of Engineering experience OR an Advanced degree and minimum 7 years of experience is required

    • Experience with EO simulation, analysis, and/or hardware laboratory testing

    • Experience using Computer Analysis Tools (such as: MATLAB, Python, or IDL)

    • Experience with EO hardware (such as: detectors, optics, cryogenic systems, gimbal platforms, or video electronics)

    • Experience with EVM or managing program cost, schedule, and performance

    • Experience with risk and opportunity management processes

    • Experience developing and reviewing cost proposals and/or synthesizing Gate Packages for Management Review and approval

    • Experience with DoD Contract execution, processes, and procedures including earned value and financial management or similar

    • Active and transferable U.S. government issued security clearance is required prior to start date. U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • Experience with missile EO products

    • A current Top-Secret DoD security clearance

    • Ability to produce high-quality technical reports

    • Ability to work across multi-disciplinary teams to develop technical solutions for missile EO products in a leadership capacity

    • Experience with Sustainment, Engineering, Logistics, Program Management, or Project Management in a military or civilian environment

    • Experience managing a large diverse team while performing execution activities

    • Experience with critical path maintenance/management

    • Innovative skillset to implement creative solutions while achieving internal and external customer collaboration

    • Ability to effectively communicate with customers in writing and verbally and manage customer expectations/relationships

    • Ability to make complex decisions under stressful business situations and extreme time constraints

    • Ability to problem solve and implement strategic solutions throughout product life cycle

    • Strong interpersonal and communication skills

    • Customer Collaboration experience to retain, expand, and capture new business

    • Demonstrated ability to influence and effectively engage at all levels of the organization to achieve program goals

    • Demonstrated history of meeting and/or exceeding customer expectations

    What We Offer**:**

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

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

    Clearance Information: This position requires the eligibility 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: Https://https://Www.State.Gov/M/Ds/Clearances/C10978.Htm

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    The salary range for this role is 118,000 USD - 246,000 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.