1+ months

Sr Principal High Power Microwave Engineer - Directed Energy

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701
The Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD), Electrical Product Team is looking for Electrical Engineers responsible for developing, integrating, and demonstrating research based and proof of concept designs.

The successful candidate will develop technical solutions to difficult problems related to the design, integration and test of electrical subsystems to be integrated into directed energy products. The candidate will work under limited supervision while determining and developing independent solutions to meet overall design objectives. This position requires frequent interaction and coordination with mechanical engineers, electrical engineers, scientists, external customers, and a wide variety of support staff. Using a variety of software tools and electrical test equipment, the candidate will be responsible for stages of electrical design that span the full range of the design process. The candidate will be expected to generate concepts, develop designs, test prototypes, and integrate subsystems into larger directed energy systems.

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

Location: Tucson, AZ. Some travel may be required.
Required Skills:
  • Experience in design for and execution of pulsed power and power electronics systems testing.
  • Experience working with high voltage (300-kV to 1-MV).
  • Minimum 10 years of engineering experience
  • Design, development, test, or operation of a wide variety of pulsed power and RF systems.
  • Experience with circuit analysis, high power RF testing, and system integration.
Desired Skills:
  • Specific experience in high power microwave systems.
  • Experience related to Electromagnetic Interference (EMI)/Radio Frequency Interference (RFI)
  • Experience in modeling, simulation, and analysis of electromagnetics and electrical circuits
  • Experience with any of the following tools: Mentor Graphics Designer, PSPICE, System Vision, MATLAB, Mathcad, IDL, Computer Simulation Technologies (CST), Microwave Design Studio, High Frequency Structure Simulator (HFSS), 3D particle-in-cell codes like ICEPIC, and Advanced Design System (ADS).
  • Knowledge of printed circuit board fabrication and circuit card assembly processes and related industry specifications
  • Experience with test equipment, test automation scripting, test conduction, sensor control
Required Education: M.S in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or Systems Engineering degree or related STEM degree


Posted: 2021-01-15 Expires: 2021-03-28

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Sr Principal High Power Microwave Engineer - Directed Energy

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Tucson, AZ 85701

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