**Minimum 40K Sign-on Bonus** – Senior Principal Signal Processing Engineer

Tucson, Arizona, USA

**This position is eligible for a minimum of $40K Sign-On Bonus**
**Sign-on bonuses are not permitted for internal applicants.

About Us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation, and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.

Job Summary:

As a Senior Principal Signal Processing Engineer, you will participate in challenging multi-disciplinary research across integrated product teams consisting of Guidance, Navigation and Control (GNC), Signal Processing and missile-and-sensor-level Performance Simulations. You will participate in the design, development, and integration of Radar and Electro-Optical/Infrared (EO/IR) algorithms, conducting system trades/sensitivity analyses, and performance assessments to support our products and new business initiatives.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

You will work with detailed high-fidelity simulations written in C/C++ and MATLAB to develop, prototype, and test radar and/or EO/IR signal processing algorithms and models
You will conduct performance trade-off and sensitivity analysis for missile radar and/or EO/IR applications
You will participate in production and engineering lab test environments and field test environments to test, verify, and validate radar and/or EO/IR models and signal processing algorithm requirements and performance
You will collaborate as a team member in all phases of missile development from program start up to live fire test, to provide engineering expertise by participating in project design reviews and peer reviews, including technical briefings to internal and external customers
You will oversee a technical team, mentor engineers, and/or manage an engineering project

An advanced degree in a related field may be substituted for three (3) additional years of experience.

Qualifications You Must Have:

Bachelor’s Degree in STEM (ideally, Electrical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Optical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics or Math)
Ten (10) years of documented work and/or academic experience in the following areas:
Programming in C++ (preferred) or C
Using MATLAB or Python for evaluation and analysis of data sets
Radar and/or EO/IR signal processing algorithm development and analysis
Running, modifying, and evaluating simulations
Developing and presenting technical briefings
Four (4) years of experience managing others as a technical or team lead, or similar role, involving applied system engineering and evaluation and interfacing with multiple engineering disciplines
The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance prior to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

Qualifications We Value:

Advanced Degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Optical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Math, or related STEM degree
Experience using UNIX/Linux based workstations
Experience with missile components and systems
Experience with signal processing techniques
Experience with running, modifying, and evaluating simulations
Experience with radar and/or EO/IR environment models
Experience with hardware/software integration
Experience in autonomous and collaborative systems
Ability to work well alone or as part of a team
Good communication, interaction, planning and time management skills
Coursework or experience in some of the following fields: radar signal processing, digital communications, probability and statistics, linear algebra, and signals & systems
Current DoD security clearance or SSBI

What We Offer:

Whether you are just starting out on your career journey, or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package including compensation, healthcare, wellness, retirement, work/life benefits, career development and recognition programs. Some of the best benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance, and child/adult backup care.

Employee Referral Award Eligibility: 

Only employees currently within RMD and RI&S have the potential to receive a Referral Award for submitting a referral to RMD and RI&S roles.  ALL eligibility requirements must be met to receive the Referral Awarding.


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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FYI Notes

**Minimum 40K Sign-on Bonus** – Senior Principal Signal Processing Engineer