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Senior Electrical Engineer- Firmware **Minimum $20k Sign-On Bonus**, TUCSON, ARIZONA

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Tucson, Arizona

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United States of America


AZ201: RMS AP Bldg 801 1151 East Hermans Road Building 801, Tucson, AZ, 85756 USA

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**This position is eligible for a minimum of $20k Sign-On Bonus

** Sign-On Bonus is not permitted for internal candidates

About Us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, by combining our vast resources and investments, we are able to dedicate ourselves to solving mission-level vs. product-level customer challenges – together we can anticipate more, move faster and make a bigger impact on the big picture.

What does Systems Integration & Test (SI&T) do?

SI&T integrates, verifies, and validates our products.

We put our systems together, exercise them in the lab or in the field, measure and analyze performance, and make sure our products work the first time and every time. To accomplish this, we develop plans and procedures, debug and evaluate system functions and interfaces, develop test environments, and work hand-in-hand with our customers.

Who is SI&T?

We’re a diverse group of engineers that are dedicated to ensuring our products protect the warfighter.

Job Summary:

The Weapons and Platforms Center within SI&T seeks talented Electrical Engineers to join our Hardware in the Loop (HWIL) Departments. In this role, you’ll be challenged to design, build, and integrate state-of-the-art test environments as part of our multi-disciplined team. You’ll work with weapon system designers to understand requirements, design solutions, integrate, and deploy the systems to help support tactical software development, testing, and delivery for missiles to the warfighter.

Please note that due to the nature of our work, these roles require on-site presence up to 100%

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We value diverse skills and experience, so don’t hold back. Your qualification could add tremendous value to our team. Our customers come from all different backgrounds, and so do our employees. If you’re passionate about what you could accomplish here, we’d love to hear from you.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

Collaborate in a multi-disciplinary, fast- paced team that supports multiple products
Contribute to systems architecture activities to ensure systems level solutions compatible with embedded hardware capabilities
Develop with System Verilog, Verilog or VHDL languages, Xilinx, Altera, Lattice, or Microsemi devices and tool sets
Work with timing closure and clock domain crossing techniques for devices with multiple clock domains
Use Azure DevOps to develop burn-down plans using Agile planning methods

Qualifications You Must Have:

Requires Bachelor’s degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline, and a minimum of five (5) years of prior relevant experience OR a Master’s degree and a minimum of three (3) years of relevant experience
Relevant experience includes firmware development and working with FPGAs
Proficiency using hardware description language (VHDL) simulation tools, such as Mentor ModelSim/Questa or NCSim
Experience with FPGA design
Experience in Xilinx, Altera, Lattice or Microsemi programmable devices
Active and transferrable US Government issued security clearance is required prior to start date. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
Please note that many of our programs also require Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI)

Qualifications We Value:

Familiarity with Linux and a scripting language such as tcl, python, bash, or equivalent is desired, as well as experience maintaining source code using git or equivalent source control tool
Experience with one or more of the following:
Xilinx 7 series, Ultra, or Ultrascale+ devices
Source control tool such as git or similar
Use of Gigabit interface cores such as PCIe, SATA or Aurora
JESD-204a/b/c for DACs or ADCs
DDR and flash memories
IBERT tools
Digital signal processing
Graphics Processing Units (GPUs)
Mixed VHDL and Verilog designs
Electrical standards such as LVDS, CML, RS-422, RS-485
Real time systems
Board designs with FPGA devices
SoC software development using C, C++ or C#
Electro Optical based systems development

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.

Additional Details:
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 guidelines) to receive the Referral Awarding.

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:

Location Information:

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 outdoors year-round.)

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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