Senior Systems Engineer- Integration & Test TOP SECRET CLEARANCE REQUIRED




Aurora, CO


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United States of America


CO102: 16800 E Centretech Pkwy,Aurora 16800 East Centretech Pkwy Building S75, Aurora, CO, 80011 USA

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At Raytheon, the foundation of everything we do is rooted in our values and a higher calling – to help our nation and allies defend freedoms and deter aggression. We bring the strength of more than 100 years of experience and renowned engineering expertise to meet the needs of today’s mission and stay ahead of tomorrow’s threat. Our team solves tough, meaningful problems that create a safer, more secure world.  

Job Summary:

In Systems Integration and Test (SI&T) we integrate, verify, and validate our products. We put our systems together, exercise them in the lab or in the field, measure and analyze performance, and make sure our products work the first time and every time. To accomplish this we develop plans and procedures, debug and evaluate system functions and interfaces, develop test environments, and work hand-in-hand with our customers.

We are seeking a Senior SI&T Engineer to join our Engineering team in Aurora, Colorado. In this role, you will support a cross-disciplinary team of system and software engineers who are leading the industry in ground systems solutions. As an SI&T Engineer, you will assist in the documentation and definition of all Test and Integration events. The SI&T Engineer must have a clear understanding of all test related requirements, interfaces, and test results.  The successful candidate will have the ability to track and gather artifacts and analyze results.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

This role includes but is not limited to:

  • Supporting the SI&T team in an Agile, DEvSecOps environment:
    • Support to overall test strategy, including plan and procedure development
    • Integrating software and hardware
    • Troubleshooting and debugging issues
    • Development of automated test scripts and their execution
    • Generation, review, maintenance, and management of documentation
    • Conducting performance analysis, risk analysis, and trade studies
  • Preparation and conduct of program reviews
  • Collaborating across functions in support of successful program execution
  • Supporting technical interchange meetings with the customer
  • Obtain and maintain additional program access as required
  • Regular travel to support program objectives. Travel not expected to exceed 50%

Basic Qualifications:

  • Typically requires a Bachelor’s in science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of five (5) years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited by local laws/regulations.
  • Experience with systems and requirements in a test environment: requirements analysis, developing associated documentation for integration and verification (plans, procedures, and reports), and supporting integration and verification execution events.
  • Experience with the Atlassian Suite, including Jira and Confluence
  • Experience engaging with and presenting to technical and programmatic leadership
  • Active and transferable, in scope US government issued TS SCI clearance is required prior to start date. US citizenship is required, as only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Systems Engineering experience on a large government program, with preference for ground systems solutions programs
  • Experience with Agile and DevOps
  • Experience with the Atlassian Suite of tools, including Confluence and Jira
  • Experience with containers and pipeline, and associated tools (Kubernetes, Docker)
  • Experience with automation techniques
  • Obtaining Security+ Certification within 6 months of hire

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.

Additional Information:

* Please consider the following role type definition as you apply for this role.

  • Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.

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

The salary range for this role is 75,000 USD - 161,000 USD; however, RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role 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.

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

  • 4.1/5 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.