for manned and unmanned vehicles, environmental testing, environmental characterization and engineering laboratory management. 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.
As a Senior Systems Engineer, you are accountable to coordinate across all engineering teams to define, design, and document Test Environment capabilities and requirements. You must be a systems thinker, able to see the “big picture”, and have the in-depth knowledge of development, production, User Operations, and embedded test process and practices. As a Test Systems Engineer, you will define and influence how prime hardware will be tested at every level (from component to All-Up-Round) to ensure robustness and efficiency.
You must demonstrate applied experience and working knowledge of developmental test process, test set-ups and integration, test equipment design with transition to the factory, and verification / validation of product hardware using proven test systems, methodologies, and techniques. Additionally, you must demonstrate the ability to identify and understand technology risks and system design concepts to make critical technical outcomes by understanding impacts to the program.
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:
Developmental test processes, test set-ups and integration, test equipment design with transition to the factory, and verification / validation of product hardware using proven test systems, methodologies and techniques.
Detailed capabilities and requirements established by you are followed to Test Equipment designers
Requirements management and traceability is crucial to leverage and apply future reuse of Test Environment requirements and models.
Bachelor's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of five (5) years’ prior relevant experience OR an advanced degree and 3 years of experience.
Experience in Systems Engineering or other Engineering discipline such as but not limited to emphasis in test requirements development, test methodologies, test requirements documents, integration, verification, and/or validation for test
Experience with developing, decomposing, and/ or managing system requirements across a product lifecycle such as design and transition to production
Experience with test related activities throughout the product lifecycle
The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. https://U.S. citizenship is required as only https://U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) demonstrated experience with Model Based Engineering (MBE) tools, IBM Rational Manager/Rhapsody.
Experience with Customer Affordability, focusing on affordability by generating well-defined and realistic test requirements that drive cost-effectiveness with achievable measurement techniques.
Experience in developing Integrated Test and Evaluation Plans
Knowledge of Model Based Engineering processes, techniques, and tools (Rhapsody and IBM Rational Manager preferred, with understanding of Unified Modeling Language (UML), and/or Systems Modeling Language (SysML)
Knowledge of Systems Engineering standard views such as Block Definition Diagrams, Context Diagrams, Use Cases, Sequence Diagrams, and Flow Diagrams.
Experience with embedded test techniques, design for test, design margin analysis, and/or design for manufacturing.
Experience with Agile processes and techniques.
Experience with Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements System (DOORS)
Experience with development, environmental, qualification, production, manufacturing operations testing
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: https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm
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.)
Employee Referral Award Eligibility: Only employees currently within RMD and RI&S have the potential to receive a Referral Award for submitting a referral to RMD and RI&S roles. ALL eligibility requirements must be met (see guidelines) to receive the Referral Awarding.
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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