Lead Systems Engineer (LSE)

**This position and any subsequent offers made are contingent upon contract award**

Would you like to be part of the new space movement? Are you a rock star engineer? Do you have the leadership gene? Raytheon Intelligence & Space is the place for you. In the last few years you might have seen in your social media feed amazingly beautiful images of the Earth from space in exquisite detail. Or perhaps images in the news forecasting the weather and reporting on natural disasters. Maybe youve even gazed at images from deep space wondering when humans will journey to the farthest reaches of the universe. Behind many of these amazing images are the technologies and innovations created by the engineers at Raytheon Intelligence & Space. Situated in sunny Southern California, a location rich in aerospace history, we have unparalleled heritage in advanced sensing systems for space exploration, national security and civil space. 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? Were looking for you. To view more on Raytheon Intelligence and Space, Space Systems, click here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VcaKnZRnyCg

**This position is eligible for a sign on bonus up to $20,000**

This Lead Systems Engineer role is responsible for the Systems Engineering of a development program within the Special Programs portfolio of Space Systems. Activities include:
  • Generation and management of artifacts associated with a Technical Baseline which include Technical Performance Metrics (TPMs) / Key Performance Parameters (KPPs), operational views, concept of operations (CONOPS) architectures, compliance matrices, system specifications, interface requirements specifications and system designs.
  • Development and flow down of systems requirements, and performance modeling, simulation and analysis
  • Development of test strategies, verification plans, and test procedures
  • Integration of hardware and software
  • Ensuring systems engineering products (e.g., studies, designs, analyses, reports, etc.) meet objectives/expectations
  • Creating technical presentations to both internal and external customers
  • Key presenter at technical reviews (SRRs, PDRs, CDRs, TIMs)
  • Communicating status, results, and recovery plans (if needed) to senior and executive management
  • Partner with the Chief Engineer and Program Manager to ensure flawless program execution
Required Skills:
  • Minimum 10 years of industry experience
  • Previous experience with electronics design and manufacturing
  • Demonstrated experience with requirements allocation and verification
  • Experience leading technical teams and providing technical mentoring to others
  • Experience in preparing and delivering briefings to management and customers
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required
  • Active TS/SSBI

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with FPGA and processor implementation
  • Experience developing and delivering operational hardware and software
  • Experience with Space Vehicle comms subsystems such as RF design and development
  • IPTL & EVMS experience
  • Proficiency in DOORS or similar requirements management software and/or processes
  • Experience with Model-Based Systems Engineering and/or Digital Engineering
  • Active TS/SCI

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

Desired Education:
MS degree in Engineering, Sciences, Math, or related STEM discipline


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 orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Full time
El segundo, CA 90245, US