Sign Up Sign Up Log In Sign Up
This job has expired and you can't apply for it anymore. Start a new search.

F-18 Lead Systems Engineer

This position is for a Principal Systems Engineer to provide team leadership and technical support for the post production activities associated with the fielding, repairs, and upgrades of the F-18 AESA Radars. The candidate will support the Mission Readiness & Logistics Team with data review/analysis, procedure development, failure analysis, hands-on-testing and troubleshooting, repairs, and system requirements design. The candidate must be able to work collaboratively with other engineering disciplines as well as lead engineering and repair tasks on their own, produce and manage contract data item delivery items and interface with other members of project or program teams, management, and technical staff to define and implement engineering solutions to meet customer and company objectives.

The Principal System Engineer is responsible for the following:
  • Provide SE liason between ES RoR and Forest RoR teams. Extended RoR SE team member in Forest, MS.
  • Address engineering technical issues and provide engineering dispositions on WRAs failures transpired at Module, Unit, or System levels.
  • Perform investigations, analyze data, and consider other technical tasks necessary to evaluate evolving design efforts and assist in recommending design alternatives in order to meet or improve RMSS requirements.
  • Direct and coordinate interface with other IPTs, process oversight, task coordination within each of the areas of engineering, interaction and coordination of engineering activities with Sustainment Management and Production Management, interaction with functional management for issues related to staffing and performance, and cost and schedule performance tracking
  • Meet contractual performance based metrics
  • Risk mitigation and opportunity capture activities for the engineering tasks
  • Collection and preparation of engineering performance data on the program and reporting this performance to the engineering and program management
  • Support weekly RoR FRB and BER/BPR telecons.
  • Support engineering investigations, initiatives, 6-Sigma projects, and other system engineering projects.
  • Maintain TPs and AR documents.

Required Skills:
  • Minimum 8 years of related engineering experience, with at least half of that in direct testing/troubleshooting within Tactical Airborne Radars domain
  • Experience presenting with responsibility for communicating and delivering messaging effectively with all levels of management, peers and team subordinates
  • Able to manage multiple priorities in a schedule-driven environment
  • General knowledge of Performance Based Logistics, Contractor Logistics Support practices and policies, repair techniques, and supply chain management.
  • Able to travel as needed
  • Active DoD Secret Security clearance and ability to obtain SAP/SAR Clearance
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:
Sustainment related management background
General knowledge of Performance Based Logistics, Contractor Logistics Support practices and policies, and Repair of Repairable techniques

Required Education:
Bachelor’s in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or Related Engineering field

Raytheon 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 identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Company Name:
Security Clearance:
El Segundo, California
United States
Not Specified
Job Number:

Send me email alerts for similar jobs