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Space Systems Engineering-Lead RF Metrology Analyst

  • Raytheon Intelligence & Space
  • El Segundo, CA 90245, USA
  • Nov 09, 2020

Job Description

Would you like to be part of the new space movement? Do you have the leadership gene? Raytheon Intelligence & Space is the place for you! We are actively seeking engineers to help evolve our technology and grow our business into new domains and markets. Are you up to the challenge? We're looking for you. Systems Engineering Center is seeking a Lead RF Metrology Analysts with domain knowledge in Radars and RF systems. Our team is developing the next generation of space systems architecture, space vehicle systems, and space mission payloads. We would like to hear from you if you have the initiative and qualifications in RF technology

The Systems Engineering Center (SEC) is seeking strong, technically sound engineering leaders committed and passionate about creating innovative, cost-effective solutions for complex space applications using RF. The successful candidate will be a member of the Space Mission Analysis Department and will provide engineering leadership for full range of systems design, analysis-related, and integration & test in support of RIS space RF programs

Job Description:
  • Development of mathematical algorithms for signal processing and calibration, required for phasing multiple emitting subpanels, each with multiple emitting elements
  • Computer modeling and simulation of phenomenology using near field beacons to determine position and orientation of subpanels relative to radar frame
  • Computer modeling and simulation of phenomenology to calculate Transmit Path Calibration and Receive Path Calibration for every element
  • Development of algorithms for failed element detection, required such that data can be trended and failed elements can be mapped.
  • Performance predictions & trade studies
  • Waveform design, optimization, and exploitation
  • Technical team leadership participating in technical peer reviews throughout the product lifecycle of design, development, integration and test, and flight test requirements verification
  • Develop the analysis to predict overall system performance, error margins and performance budgets (link budget).
  • Technical leadership of peer groups, and provides technical mentoring to programs as subject matter expert for RF sensors.
  • Conduct system design reviews, test readiness reviews, and test review boards
  • Support the development and flow down of systems requirements, error budget trees, and performance modeling, simulation and analysis
Required Skills:
  • Minimum 10 years of industry experience, with a minimum of 5 years in space-based EO/IR systems
  • Knowledge and experience of digital signal processing, adaptive processing and data processing
  • Knowledge and experience of signal processing techniques, mathematical algorithms, analytic techniques and computer simulations
  • Knowledge and experience of performance predictions & trade studies
  • Knowledge and experience of waveform design, optimization, and exploitation
  • Knowledge and experience of sensor operations, calibration, and antenna processing
  • Knowledge and experience of data association and track filtering techniques
  • Knowledge and experience of clutter and jammer mitigation
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position requires an active U.S. Security Clearance as of Day 1 of Employment
  • Current and Active Top Secret clearance
Desired Skills:
  • Able to effectively multi-task multiple tasks and priority actions
  • Current and Active TS/SCI Clearance
  • Experience in Matlab, C++, or related languages
  • Experience in algorithm development
  • Experience working with both customer and internal resources
  • Able to effectively multi-task multiple tasks and priority actions
  • Work experience in sensor design, development, integration and test
  • Experience in software development of embedded, real-time complex systems
  • Experience in hardware and software integration of embedded, real-time complex systems
  • Graduate level coursework in and/or work experience in digital filtering, linear algebra, stochastic processes, estimation theory, and detection theory
  • Leadership and communication skills
  • Experience leading a technical team of System Engineers and Analysts
  • Knowledge and experience of digital signal processing, adaptive processing and data processing
  • Knowledge and experience of signal processing techniques, mathematical algorithms, analytic techniques and computer simulations
Education Requirements:

Required Education:
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering, Sciences, Math, or related STEM discipline

Desired Education:
  • Masters degree in Engineering, Sciences, Math, or related STEM discipline
**U.S. Citizenship Status is requires as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems**

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Raytheon Technologies is an equal opportunity 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.


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