Senior Systems Engineer
Summary of Role:
This is an exciting opportunity for a Senior Systems Engineer working within the Raytheon Air Traffic Management Business area. The successful applicant will work alongside the System Design Authority in executing the full design lifecycle from requirements capture through to customer sign off and acceptance, lead technical design reviews, provide technical guidance to junior systems engineers and support the generation of proposal material and submission of Secondary Surveillance Radar (SSR) bids in response to customer requests.
•Experience in leading and executing full system development life cycle
•Experience of requirements management using industry tools such as DOORS
•Generation and reviewing of technical requirement documents
•Ability to understand / investigate and resolve customer problems.
•A logical problem solver who can operate effectively under stretching project constraints.
•Understanding of Air Traffic Management Systems
•Provide technical support and guidance to junior system engineers.
•Confident communicator in verbal, written and presentational forms.
•Able to manage and work within agreed timescales
•Experience of estimating and defining engineering tasks.
•Experience in supporting bid proposals
•Self-motivated and Team Player with a willingness to learn
•Degree or equivalent in systems engineering, avionic engineering, physics or similar engineering or scientific discipline
•Familiar with radar simulation tools
•Familiar with six sigma principles
•Knowledge of MSSR interrogators is an advantage
•Knowledge of configuration systems would be an advantage
Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.
Raytheon Company, with 2016 sales of $24 billion and 63,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 95 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.
Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.
•25 days holiday + statutory holidays
•Contributory Pension Scheme
•Enhanced sick pay scheme
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success.