Raytheon Technologies XLAB Systems Engineer in Schriever AFB, Colorado
Principal Systems Engineer Colorado Springs, CO
The Command and Control, Battle Management, and Communications Experimentation Laboratory (C2BMC X-Lab) is a very fast paced and adaptable environment. The X-Lab is responsible for developing and integrating future-capability prototypes for the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS) including Sensor/Weapon Integration, Algorithm Development, User Interface Development and other critical leading-edge missile defense technologies.
The Principle Systems Engineer will Perform a disciplined system engineering approach to the definition, development, and analysis of the integration of external elements capability with C2BMC. This includes performing playback of data from launch events into C2BMC and performing analysis of the system performance and cueing of BMDS sensors.
The Principle Systems Engineer will also contribute toward the development of future capabilities such as track processing, sensor ownership, tasking, cueing, discrimination, BMDS architecture maturation. In addition you will participate in developing, executing, and analyzing the results of various tests of the prototype in a lab environment as needed.
Skill and Experience Required:
8 years of experience developing or contributing to an integrated team environment with other systems, software, and specialty engineers to develop solutions that includes a background in all aspects of the systems engineering life cycle
Top Secret clearance (with the ability to obtain a TS/SCI)
Capability and requirement derivation based on customer needs
Use case, system requirements, performance specification development, and UML modeling
System interface design & Interface Control Document development
Thorough understanding of systems engineering processes and principles and be able to communicate the desired capabilities to a diverse group of developers, engineers, subject matter experts, and system users
Operations Concept (OPSCON) & Concept of Operations (CONOPS) development
System and subsystem decomposition
Integration practices and methods
Analysis resource development using MATLAB, Excel, S-Code, Satellite Toolkit (STK), etc
Operating systems experience with Windows & Unix/Linux
Algorithm design and implementation
DoD Architecture Framework (DoDAF)
Theory and application of the BMDS, command and control systems and track correlation algorithms
Probability theory and optimal state estimation
Familiarity with the application and use of systems engineering tools for requirements administration
Coding skills a plus (Java, C++, and shell scripts)
Using the Agile methodology for software development
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Math, Science, Engineering, or Software Engineering with 8 years of professional experience. Additional experience may be substituted in lieu of degree
Non-standard work hours are highly likely during event implementation and a small amount of travel may be required.
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment
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.