Raytheon System Engineer - Distributed Battle Management Command and Control (BMC2) in Arlington, Virginia

Multiple Opportunities – can be filled in Rosslyn, VA; Dulles VA; Ft Wayne IN; or El Segundo, CA Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems - Systems Engineering, Integration and Test (SEIT) EW Electronic Protect Department is seeking talented and collaborative System Engineering candidates to help deliver emerging and disruptive solutions to ensure warfighter advantage. This is an outstanding opportunity for an early-career System Engineer to engage in a variety of cutting edge and innovative technology development across the Advanced Concepts & Technology (ACT) business area. Major activities within the group include working on Distributed Systems, Autonomy and Autonomy Algorithms, Mathematical Modeling, Simulation Development, Trade Studies and Data Analysis. As a member of this team, you will provide Distributed Battle Management, Command and Control (BMC2) expertise across multiple programs and advise on the development of synchronization of resilient architectures and acquisition systems; as well as work on the development of innovative solutions for manned-unmanned teaming (MUM-T). The System Engineer will have an opportunity to work on technologies that can help accelerate and expand the use of semi-autonomous unmanned air systems teamed with manned tactical aircraft; will develop and demonstrate a prototype flexible, open, and assured architecture for manned-unmanned teaming. This activity will include developing architecture that will enable rapid addition, modification, and replacement of mission systems and semi-autonomous behaviors. The candidate will have a chance to work on innovative frameworks and architectures that permit quick and effective hardware and software integration between various platforms and payloads; will provide working demonstrations of multiple UAVs cooperating semi-autonomously in actual flights to achieve mission objectives consistent with human-machine teaming ; and will assist providing technical guidance and mentorship to other engineers working on BMC2 systems. Required Skills: Minimum 4 years related experience with Distributed Battle Management/C2, Collaborative Autonomy or Multi-Agent systems. Demonstrated background with Knowledge Representation, Estimation Theory, and Planning and Control Methods. Technical breath and operational background in warfighting platforms with an emphasis in C2 / BMC2, Communications, military operations. Knowledge and experience in Modeling and Simulation, Operations Analysis, and/or Distributed or Non-distributed battle management systems. Must be a U.S. Citizen with Active (or active within past 24 months) DoD Secret Clearance Desired Skills: Knowledge and experience in two or more of the following: Track/Information Fusion, UAV flight operations, Air Vehicle integration, Military C2/BM operations (SEAD/DEAD, ISR, etc) Experience addressing complex technical and operational issues Experience in developing CONOPs for operational systems Knowledge and understanding of air, space, cyber, Information Operations, and Integrated Air Missile Defense Systems to fuse platforms’ capabilities into a cohesive C2 architecture. Strong background in Airborne Systems, Mathematics, Data Science, and Physics. Strategic thinker with the ability to solve complete problems as part of a dynamic, distributed team environment as well as capable of working with minimal direct supervision Ability to successfully thrive in programs with aggressive delivery schedules and manage multiple projects simultaneously Software Development in Java and/or (C/C++ preferred or MATLAB) Required Education (including major): Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline. Desired Education (including major): Master’s / Ph.D degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM). This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment. 115683

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