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Principal Systems Engineer Raytheon
Springfield, VA

Raytheon is a global company that specializes in defense and other government markets.

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Job Description

Raytheon IIS/GIS provides Operations and Maintenance support for the Intelligence Community

This position serves as a Principal Systems Engineer on a Systems Engineering and Integration (SE&I) team at a customer facility in Springfield, VA with a focus on the left side of the engineering V (i.e. requirements review, readiness review, user/factory collaboration, integration, and test) for transition of mission applications into an operational environment, spanning multiple sites. The Principal Systems Engineer will be required to work independently, or as part of a team, providing systems engineering and integration support to assess, plan, coordinate, schedule and assist with executing projects from inception through system transition. A key purpose of this position is to assist the government in making informed decisions regarding the installation, integration checkout and test of mission critical operational system modifications and upgrades. Regular interaction is required with adjacent SE&I contracts and other customer groups to achieve a common goal.

Required Skills:

Minimum 10-12 years related experience providing systems engineering integration support to operational elements of mission applications to include:

* Systems installation, integration and test
* Support to field tests, studies and evaluations
* Proven ability to work collaboratively in multi-contractor teams
* Strong Systems Engineering and problem solving skills in a team environment
* Experience preparing and presenting written and oral reports/briefings
* Self-starter who is able to complete tasks as set forth by their direct technical leadership with minimal intervention
* Ability to multi-task in a dynamic environment with changing priorities
* Ability to work at a customer facility, assigned to specific projects and activities, communicating and providing status to the customer and contract leadership
* This position requires exceptional communication skills in order for the effective and accurate exchange of information across a multi-location enterprise, with Customer visibility into Systems Engineering activities.

Desired Skills:

* Experience with MSOffice suite of tools (MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel)
* Familiarity with NSIS
* Evidence of strong teammate and customer relationships
* Experience working across team boundaries
* Six Sigma Certification
* Systems Engineering Certification (ITIL, INCOSE, etc.)

Required Education (including Major)

Candidate possess a bachelor's degree in a related technical field (Engineering, Computer Science, Information Systems, or Systems Engineering) with 10-12 years of equivalent experience, or 12-14 years equivalent experience in lieu of a degree.

Selected applicant subject to a U.S. government security background investigation and must meet minimum eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Current TS/SCI with CI poly required.

This position requires a U.S. Person

137922BR 137922 Business Unit Profile

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation and training solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated $6.2 billion in 2018 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Relocation Eligible


Clearance Type

TS/SCI with CI Poly - Current


Systems Engineering

Type Of Job

Full Time

Work Location

VA - Springfield

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.

About Raytheon

Raytheon is a global company that specializes in defense and other government markets.

10001 employees

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