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Electrical Engineer II - Test

Chesapeake, Virginia


How do you protect against those with bad intentions? You create innovative technical processing solutions and collaborate with some of the finest talent in the IT field. Whether you’re an Information Systems Technologist or an Encryption Strategy Expert, at Raytheon you’ll grow a varied and rewarding career. And you’ll be supported with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that promotes work/life balance. If you’re ready to take on today’s big challenges, discover a world of opportunity at Raytheon.

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Are you looking for an engineering career that is challenging and satisfying? Then join our Raytheon team of engineers solving problems that make the world a safer place and help to secure our great nation! Come support those who provide us with all the freedoms we enjoy.
We offer great benefits that include medical, dental, vision, 401K match, flexible work schedule - just to name a few. Click here to view a brief video and learn more:

Job Description:
An experienced Test Engineer that supports all aspects of Digital & Analog design and test (amplifiers, filters, power supplies), and RF design and test as a member of a multi-disciplined engineering team. The successful candidate will possess technical ability in the development, design, and test verification capabilities. The candidate will also possess expertise in the developing of test specifications for equipment under test and troubleshooting the associated equipment under test. This includes supporting primarily the Aegis PBL and AMOD programs at the Chesapeake Aegis Depot. The successful candidate will be detail oriented, organized, self-starting, multi-tasker, and work effectively with other test engineers and integrated product team members.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum2+ years of electronics experience w/strong technical background working Aegis SPY-1 depot level repairs to component level.
  • Advanced experience testing analog, digital and RF circuitry and a demonstrated knowledge of PC-based testing & design simulation
  • Proven ability and willingness to use analytical tools to analyze and simulate hardware testing methods prior to program execution
  • Demonstrated ability to exercise sound judgment and apply decision making skills with minimal supervision
  • Familiar with Digital, Analog and RF Instrumentation (Oscilloscope, DMM, Counter, Network Analyzer, Signal Generator, Spectrum Analyzer, Power Meter)
  • Familiarity with HW/SW Integration & Test Process and Procedures
  • Basic skills with LabView (drivers / tools), or other electrical testing tools
  • Basic MS Office skills (advanced MS Excel Programming)
  • Basic database and hardware control development in Java.
  • Basic Visio skills for electronic schematic development for test fixtures.
  • Some AutoCAD experience (SolidWorks / Free CAD etc.)
  • Ability to work in a process oriented organization
  • Ability to obtain a Secret Security Clearance
  • Ability to provide trouble shooting, technical support and subject matter expertise to Manufacturing and Depot Operations Technicians and Electrical Mechanical Assemblers.
  • Some travel required
  • Willingness to support Field Engineering testing on board US Navy Aegis Class destroyers

Desired skills:
  • Prior experience in Assembly and Test Planning.
  • Strong problem solving skills with ability to proactively identify alternate solutions to overcome difficult technical challenges.
  • Ability to prepare test related documentation with minimal revision and review.
  • Programming experience with C++ / C Basic, LabVIEW
  • Experience using ProE/Creo Schematic for electrical design
  • Active Secret Security Clearance

Required Education (including Major):
Requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM) with emphasis in Electrical Engineering and 2+ years of related test experience



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Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation and training solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated $6.2 billion in 2018 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

Relocation Eligible

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Artificial Intelligence
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Computer/Management Information Systems
Cyber Jobs
Electrical Engineering
Engineering Technology
General Engineering
Hardware Engineering
Reliability Engineer
Software Engineering
Systems Engineering
Test Engineering

Type Of Job
Full Time

Work Location
VA - Chesapeake

Raytheon 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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