Principal Fuzing and System Safety Engineer
Posted on: September 18, 2019
Job Description This position is in the Energetics and Propulsion
Department, which is part of the Mechanical Subsystems Directorate.
This organization is responsible for the full spectrum of warhead
fuzing, rocket motor ignition and all other weapon initiation
safety systems technology. Develop architectures, top level design
concepts and requirements for new safety system needs.
The successful candidate will:
- Apply or develop advanced electronic fuzing technologies for our
- Provide technical oversight to subcontractors
- Support the Safety Engineering organization
- Frequently interface with the Customer to identify user needs
- Develop initial safety system architectures and top level
- Design, analyze, test and evaluate fuzing systems
- Develop Statements-of-Work (SOWs)
- Develop Critical Item Development Specifications (CIDS)
- Support fact-finding and contract negotiations
- Ensure technical rigor and depth of all deliverables
- Develop and present technical fuzing designs and updates to the
government safety review boards.
Required Experience and Skills:
Minimum of Eight (8) years of circuit design and analysis
Ability to analyze analog, digital, mixed signal and power
conversion circuits using simulation and computational skills.
Experience performing electrical stress analysis, electrical
thermal analysis, shock and vibration assessment.
Technical writing skills in the areas of detailed design
requirements, test requirements, statements of work, white papers
and technical presentations.
Must have demonstrated knowledge of:Engineering design experience
in development projects
Microsoft Office (Work, Excel, Power Point & Project)
Project Management as applied to team interaction and
Must be willing to travel to suppliers and government
Must currently have or be able to obtain a DoD issued Secret
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an
active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
Education Requirement, including major:
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering or Applied
Desired Experience and Skills:
Ten (10) years of directly related experience in fuzing and safety
Work with customers, subcontractors and suppliers to resolve
engineering issues, develop new products and hold technical
Interface with engineering groups within Raytheon for analyses and
subject matter experts
Preparation and presentation of technical papers for customer
safety review boards.
Experience in developing Fuzing, Safe & Arm products that meet
MIL-STD-1316, MIL-STD-1901 and MIL-STD-464.
Working knowledge of JOTP-051, 052, 053.
Experience with energetic and pyrotechnic initiators, exploding
foil deflagrating initiators (EFDI), low energy exploding foil
initiators (LEEFI) and their operation.
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. Security clearance
factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US,
foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security
violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other
factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug
145597Raytheon 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.
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