Systems Engineer I
Posted on: February 13, 2020
***This position is for early career individuals who have less than
2 years of professional work experience and who will receive a
degree during the current academic year or who received their
degree within the last 18 months.***
The Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC) teams within System
Design & Performance is responsible for all requirements, trade
studies, algorithm designs and performance analyses required to
develop Missile System products that navigate and guide
successfully. The scope of work includes aerodynamic analysis, wind
tunnel testing and model development: flight control system design
and analysis; servo and control actuation system design and
analysis; strap down and GPS aided navigation system design and
analysis; target state estimation, midcourse and terminal guidance
design optimization as well as system performance analysis.
Entry level position starting in 2020 conducting missile guidance,
navigation, air vehicle, control system, embedded software and
missile performance analysis. Missile guidance tasks include
guidance law development, state estimation, sensor fusion,
trajectory shaping and miss distance performance optimization. Air
vehicle design tasks include aerodynamics/stability & control,
kinematic and propulsion system trade studies including
computational fluid dynamics analysis, wind tunnel testing and
aerodynamic model development. Navigation tasks include system
trade studies, component modeling of inertial measurement units
(IMU) and global positioning systems (GPS), as well as simulation
of navigation algorithms particularly Kalman filters. Control
system tasks include autopilot, control actuation system, mechanism
and gimbaled seeker servo design. Embedded software includes
real-time GNC algorithm development for missile system products.
Missile performance analysis includes model development, system
optimization and Monte Carlo assessments with expected system
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an
active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
Required Skills, and Education
- Bachelor of Science degree from an ABET accredited institution
in one of the following: Aerospace Engineering, Electrical
Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or
Systems Engineering with a minimum GPA of 3.0
- Course work including a combination of digital and modern
control systems, dynamics, Kalman filter design, aerodynamics, CFD
analysis or signal processing.
- Computer skills include Matlab, C, C++, Object Oriented design,
familiarity with UNIX and LINUX operating systems, or Microsoft
- This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security
clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are
eligible for a security clearance.
Desired Skills, and Education
- Class projects, professional internships, or academic research
demonstrating the ability to apply technical course work or
- Effective communication and organization skills.
- Demonstrated ability to work effectively with individuals from
diverse communities and cultures
- Demonstrated ability to work with colleagues who represent a
diversity of work and conflict resolution stylesLocation: This
position is located in Huntsville, Alabama
Benefits:Student Loan Repayment ContributionPaid Parental
LeaveEducational Assistance9/80 work schedule ------ Every other
Friday offOnsite Wellness Program ------ Health Screenings/Flu
Shots401K ------ Savings & Investment PlanPaid Time Off Rstars is
an enterprise-wide recognition program that allows you to give and
receive thanks for notable and exceptional performance.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. Security clearance factors include, but are not
limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign
preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug
involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including,
but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.
***Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your
resume when applying to this requisition*** 155929Raytheon is an
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender
orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or
protected Veteran status.
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