**Minimum $20k Sign-On Bonus** Guidance Electronics Senior IMU/NAV Engineer
Company: Raytheon Missiles & Defense
Posted on: September 23, 2022
**This position is eligible for a minimum of $20k Sign-On
** Internal Applicants are not eligible for Sign-On Bonus
*About Us: *
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, you have the opportunity to try new
things and make a bigger difference across a broader end-to-end
solution, a richer technology and product set, an expanded range of
disciplines, a growing global footprint and a more diverse team of
colleagues and customers. You will be on the front lines as we
trailblaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and
chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in
The Guidance Electronics Team provides Electrical Systems
Engineering to develop Guidance Electronics solutions for products
across the Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD) portfolio. Our team
develops missile Guidance Electronics Hardware. Our core electrical
engineering responsibilities include architecture, analysis,
requirements, integration, and test. Our core electrical
engineering technologies include RF/RADAR, Navigation/IMU/GPS,
Digital, and Power. We partner with several Electrical Product Team
departments that provide the detailed design of our electrical
products as well as missile level systems teams.
The Guidance Electronics Team is searching for a Navigation/IMU
engineer with which will work with the experienced Navigation/IMU
engineers in support of selecting IMUs and integration into
navigation subsystems. The Navigation/IMU Engineer shall be able to
understand the fundamentals of how IMUs work, how they are tested
and be able to analyze IMU performance data. The engineer shall
have a basic understanding of serial interfaces, hardware
integration and test. The engineer shall have a basic understanding
of IMUs and how they integrate into a system as part of the
guidance and navigation system. The engineer should also be able to
work independently to set up a test to verify IMU performance and
analyze the results.
The Navigation/IMU Engineer will interface directly with suppliers
of navigation or guidance electronics components. Familiarity with
the GPS system and GPS technology and how it works within a
navigation system is a plus.
*Responsibilities to Anticipate: *
* Work environment is primarily in an office, but may include labs,
field work, or a combination.
* Assignments may include supporting programs with IMU selection,
testing of IMUs, analysis of IMU performance, interface with IMU
suppliers, developing and documenting IMU requirements and test
plans; peer reviews of designs as a subject matter expert;
presentations to peers, management, and government customers; and
root-cause failure investigations.
* Missile Systems has a strong culture of mentoring; it is expected
that employees will be both mentors and mentees.
* Ability to "fault-tree" out an issue to focus/prioritize
activities and resources
* Assignments may require supporting multiple programs.
* Assignments may require some travel, including foreign
* Work within a multi-disciplined team.
* Work independently, with little supervision.
* Develop a network and know when to use it to get help.
*Qualifications You Must Have:*
* Bachelor's in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics
* Minimum of5years of engineering experience
* Experience with Electrical Engineering fundamentals, subsystems
and systems engineering and the ability to take requirements and
select the appropriate IMU for use in our products
* U.S Citizenship is required.
The ability to obtain and maintain a US DOD Secret clearance prior
to the start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S.
citizens are eligible for a security clearance
An advanced degree in a related field may be substituted for
additional years of experience as follows: Master's is equal to 2
years of experience or a Ph.D. is equal to 4 years of
*Qualifications We Value:*
* Missile systems typically contain IMUs, GPSs. Guidance and
Navigation computers and seekers and sensors. The ideal candidate
will have a background in how these components are put together in
a system to guide a missile to a target. Ideal candidates will also
have some experience in systems engineering and architecture and
have a desire to grow into a guidance section architect.
* Experience withFiber Optic gyros, Ring Laser Gyros and MEMs
* Experience with mechanical and solid state accelerometers.
* Experience working with missiles or similar systems.
* Ability to lead cross-functional teams.
* Ability to drive suppliers in meeting commitments.
* Knowledge of DOD Hardware development process (knowledge of
* Practical experience in all phases of the product development
* Experience in developing proposals.
*Key Words:* Fiber Optic Gyros, MEMS, Ring Laser Gyros,
Accelerometers, Subsystems, Requirements, Analysis, Architecture,
Performance Analysis, Tools, IPT, IPTL, Failure Resolution
*What We Offer**:*
Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or are an
experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package
that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness,
retirement and work/life benefits; career development and
recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer
include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work
schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and
child/adult backup care.
This position is located in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a
friendly, caring and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the
innovation and energy of a metropolitan region and recognized as
one of America's 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful
mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro
cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of nature's best work. Tucson is
known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days
per year, Tucson's fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the
Clearance Information: This position requires the eligibility to
obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to
obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security
Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense,
handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More
information about Security Clearances can be found on the US
Department of State government website here:
*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 ([see
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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