Sterling, Virginia, USA
VA546: 23010 Ladbrook Drive, Dulles 23010 Ladbrook Drive Building 2, Sterling, VA, 20166 USA
Position Role Type:
Raytheon Technologies is seeking a Hardware Engineer specializing in system integration with an emphasis on RF communications. This position is based in the Sterling, Virginia area.
This position is a member of a small engineering team within an integration and test laboratory, which works closely with multi-disciplined team members and customers to provide support to operations, maintenance, and deployment of RF Communication systems. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, performing integration and test of communications equipment; performing technical analysis and providing recommendation on technologies and industry trending; responding directly to customer directed requirements; providing procurement and logistical support; generating technical documentation including system architectures, test plans and procedures, and test reports; and providing training to mission partners on the theory and operation of RF communication systems and technologies.
Strong working knowledge of the radio frequency spectrum and modern communication infrastructures to include signal structures, propagation, modulation types, data rates, multiplexing/demultiplexing methods, as well as associated equipment to include tuners, receivers, demodulators, & processing suites
Strong working knowledge of RF testing equipment including spectrum analyzers and signal generators
Must possess demonstrable experience in one or more of the following: RF theory, wireless/SIGINT technologies, microwave principles and system/subsystem-level analysis methodologies
Experience in analyzing and operating RF communication systems and technologies
Familiarity with HW/SW integration, test processes and procedures and RF test equipment
Works independently on moderately complex projects/assignments. Sets objectives for own job area to meet project/assignments goals.
Ability to work in a dynamic team environment, adaptable to change, and thrive in an atmosphere that requires trust, initiative, creativity, and strong problem-solving skills
Ability to meet the demands of a challenging operation environments over extended periods of time
Excellent communication and organizational skills; able to articulate intent, frame requirements, set priorities, develop practical methods, and align resources to meet goals.
Knowledge of and active participation in planning and executing OCONUS technical operations, and coordinating operational activities with stakeholders
Understanding of system configurations, operations, and test of network systems
Experience using Linux Operating Systems
Advanced MS Office skills
Proven ability and willingness to learn new technologies, strong problem-solving skills with ability to proactively identify alternate solutions to overcome difficult technical challenges
Bachelor’s degree in science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM), or 6+ years of relevant engineering experience.
Must be a US Citizen with an active TS/SCI security clearance and be crossover eligible.
Requires advanced knowledge of work area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience. May have practical knowledge of project
management. Practical to substantial knowledge of RTX projects, programs or systems with the ability to make enhancements and leverage in daily work.
A University Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 5 years prior relevant experience, or An Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 3 years experience
Engineering/Other Technical Positions:
Typically requires a degree in Science,Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of 5 years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited by local laws/regulations.
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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