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Staff Engineer, Systems Engineering - Weather Radar

Company: Raytheon Technologies
Location: melbourne
Posted on: May 3, 2021

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United States of America


HFL34: Melbourne, FL 1100 W Hibiscus Blvd

, Melbourne, FL, 32902-2704 USA

Collins Aerospace, a Raytheon Technologies company, is a leader in technologically advanced and intelligent solutions for the global aerospace and defense industry. Collins Aerospace has the capabilities, comprehensive portfolio and expertise to solve customers' toughest challenges and to meet the demands of a rapidly evolving global market.

Our Avionics team advances aviation electronics and information management solutions for commercial and military customers across the world. That means we're helping passengers reach their destination safely. We're connecting aircraft operators, airports, rail and critical infrastructure with intelligent data service solutions that keep passengers, flight crews and militaries connected and informed. And we're providing industry-leading fire protection and safety systems that our customers can count on when it matters most. Are you ready to learn from the most knowledgeable experts in the industry, develop the technologies of tomorrow and reach new heights in your career? Join our Avionics team today.

The CNS Weather Radar Group in Melbourne, Florida is seeking to fill a System Engineering Position. The engineer who fills this position must have strong design and problem-solving skills for both hardware and software. This position will heavily utilize software development and hardware test stations. In addition, the engineer who fills this position will also plan projects in order to determine the best approach to be taken to accomplish the project goals, demonstrate a high level of professional competence and knowledge, and must have knowledge of principles and techniques commonly used in hardware development and qualification.

Relocation assistance is available for qualified candidates once we return to the work site.

Primary Responsibilities:

+ Perform assignments requiring the use and application of systems engineering principles and techniques for RADAR systems design, radio frequency (RF) system testing, integration and troubleshooting in support of new products development for the Next Generation Airborne Radar Systems.

+ Support the development of system level requirements, system design, verification, validation and transfer to manufacturing. The engineer must have knowledge of the principles and techniques commonly used in systems development and qualification related to commercial avionics.

+ Plan projects in order to determine the best approach to be taken to accomplish the project goals and support development of bids and schedules.

+ Encompasses both new design and product sustaining support roles.

+ Utilize and set expectations for the application of internal processes, methods and tools for systems development and documentation efforts.

+ Mentors product development teams in the utilization of the appropriate processes and tools.

+ Lead systems engineering requirements capture, analysis, decomposition and allocation in the area of domain expertise.

+ Develop tests and data analysis to troubleshoot system problems or performance issues

+ Develop and conduct test plans and procedures; and verify results of laboratory and flight tests in support of FAA certification.

+ Design, test, analyze, integrate, qualify and document systems of moderate to high complexity such as systems with multiple sub-systems with multiple hardware components or mixed electrical technologies and software programs.

+ Assure that development products are designed to meet the applicable requirements.

+ Participate in cross-functional team efforts in integration, pre- qualification and qualification for products and sub-systems of moderate to high complexity.

+ Estimate, track and report status relating to technical performance, cost, schedule and risk for assigned scope of work as well as for overall systems team performance.

+ Review metrics and defect trends, identify systemic root causes and process improvements and recommend new approaches, tools and techniques that drive continuous improvement in systems development processes.

Basic Qualifications:

+ This position requires a Bachelor's degree in the appropriate discipline and 7 years of relevant experience or an Advanced degree in the appropriate discipline and 5 years of relevant experience. In the absence of a degree, 11 years of relevant experience is required.

+ RADAR domain knowledge is required.

+ Have domain knowledge of avionics products, RF systems and experience in working on a cross functional team.

+ Have experience in systems design including requirements capture/analysis, system design, algorithm development and systems integration/test, including hardware/software integration.

+ Have solid communication, documentation and collaboration/teamwork skills.

+ Have a background that includes several of the following elements; Communication Systems, Systems, Signal Processing, Electromagnetic Theory or Modeling/Simulation.

+ Have experience with Avionics data networks, ARINC 429 and/or AFDX based solutions

+ Capable of making decisions that may have significant impact on cost, schedule, and technical performance.

+ Capable of interfacing directly with customers including presentations and issue resolution.

+ Knowledge of DO-160 or MIL-SPEC equivalent qualification testing.

+ Experience with Matlab/Simulink

Preferred Qualifications:

+ LabView

+ Subversion


+ Python


Collins Aerospace Diversity & Inclusion Statement:

Diversity drives innovation; inclusion drives success. We believe a multitude of approaches and ideas enable us to deliver the best results for our workforce, workplace, and customers. We are committed to fostering a culture where all employees can share their passions and ideas so we can tackle the toughest challenges in our industry and pave new paths to limitless possibility.


Some of our competitive benefits package includes:

* Medical, dental, and vision insurance

* Three weeks of vacation for newly hired employees

* Generous 401(k) plan that includes employer matching funds and separate employer retirement contribution, including a Lifetime Income Strategy option

* Tuition reimbursement

* Life insurance and disability coverage

* Optional coverages you can buy: Pet Insurance, Home and Auto, additional life insurance, accident insurance, critical illness insurance, group legal

* Ovia Health, fertility and family planning

* Employee Assistance Plan, including up to 5 free counseling sessions

* Redbrick - Incentives for a Healthy You

* Autism Benefit

* Doctor on Demand, virtual doctor visits

* Adoption Assistance

* Best Doctors, second opinion program

* And more!

Nothing matters more to Collins Aerospace than our strong ethical and safety commitments. As such, all U.S. positions require a background check, which may include a drug screen.


* Background check and drug screen required (every external new hire in the U.S.)

* Drug Screen only performed on re-hires who have been gone for more than 1 year

At Collins, the paths we pave together lead to limitless possibility. And the bonds we form - with our customers and with each other -- propel us all higher, again and again.

Apply now and be part of the team that's redefining aerospace, every day.

Raytheon Technologies 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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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Keywords: Raytheon Technologies, Melbourne , Staff Engineer, Systems Engineering - Weather Radar, Other , melbourne, Florida

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