1+ months

Mechanical Engineer - Power / Battery Sources (multi level)

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
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Are you seeking an opportunity to contribute your expertise in power sources?
Would you enjoy knowing your efforts directly impact defending our nation and allies?
Do you enjoy leading a team as much as contributing in one?
If you can answer "yes" to these questions, we want to talk to you!

The Energetics and Propulsion Department is an engineering organization in the Mechanical Products Team. This organization is responsible for the full spectrum of warhead, fuzing, and propulsion designs/technology, including power systems, ignition, and all other weapon initiation safety systems technology. This individual would develop architectures, top-level design concepts, requirements, and performance modeling for thermal and lithium ion batteries. This position is located in Tucson, AZ. We offer competitive compensation and relocation packages!

We know that a diverse company is a strong company. The people of Raytheon Technologies come from different backgrounds. We value our different perspectives and styles of tackling the worlds most complex challenges and toughest threats. Diversity of thought is critical to the future of innovation.

The ideal person will:
  • Apply highly advanced Power Source technologies with a focus on thermal batteries using scientific principles, theories and concepts to the systems of integration of Power Sources into missile systems, projectiles, kinetic interceptors, directed energy, unmanned vehicles and space vehicles.
  • Position will involve both development and production programs across Raytheon Missiles & Defense Product Lines.
  • An Electrical and/or Chemical engineering academic background with experience of batteries specifically thermal and Li-Ion battery development, qualification and testing.
  • Strong technical writing skills with writing technical data packages, data analysis, excellent verbal skills and the ability to review manufacturing processes and problem resolution as well as working directly with subcontractors on the design and manufacturing of Power Source solutions
  • Work in a collaborative environment with programs and the Energetic and Propulsion Department on the development of power solutions. Manage battery development and production projects, review and disposition subcontract data and change requests, and oversee supplier operations
  • Develop and deliver technical presentations to programs, the Energetic and Propulsion department and government agencies. Frequently interface with programs to identify user needs
  • Willing to travel to subcontractor and test facilities for program support

NOTE: Please Note: this position can be a Sr. Mechanical Engineer II I (G09) or Principal Mechanical Engineer (G10), based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Required Experience, Skills & Education:
  • Bachelors Degree in engineering disciplines, natural or physical sciences, mathematics, or physics
  • For Sr. Mechanical Engineer II: Six (6) years of experience of battery technology (thermal and/or Li-Ion)MS and 4 years, Ph.D. and 2 years
  • For Principal Mechanical Engineer: Eight (8) experience with battery technology (thermal and/or Li-Ion)MS and 6 years, Ph.D and 4 years
  • Experience with battery manufacturing, testing, design, safety certification and/or FTS (Flight Termination System) compliance.
  • Experience in working with or managing thermal and Li-Ion battery suppliers
  • U.S. Citizenship is required

Desired Experience, Skills and Education:
  • Advanced degree in aforementioned disciplines. ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard
  • 12 plus years of directly related experience in battery technology
  • Experience with RCC tailoring, NAVSEA S9310-AQ-SAF-010 and UN 38.3 testing
  • Specific experience in the thermal and Li-Ion battery manufacturing, design characteristics, safety testing, and managing development and qualification activities
  • Ability to perform Power Source trade studies evaluating different electrochemistries, estimate cost and schedule
  • Supplier collaboration experience and oversight generating specifications and statements of work (SOW)
  • Experience in business development and technology road mapping
  • Demonstrated success as a team leader
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Working knowledge or experience with either missile design or development, production support and integration
  • Experience with Military Missile systems and electronics
  • Experience with the proposal capture process (development of compliant basis of estimates and ROMs)
  • Familiarity with the Estimate at Complete Process
  • Demonstrated team player, with excellent collaboration and mentoring skills
  • Advocate for process improvement (e.g., CMMI, R6s), team builder and able to build strong relationships and effectively partner with internal and external resources.

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Posted: 2020-12-16 Expires: 2021-02-14

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