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RTX Corporation Sr. Systems Engineer-ACES in Richardson, Texas

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United States of America


TX233: Richardson 1737 CityLine 1737 East CityLine Drive Building C37, Richardson, TX, 75082 USA

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At Raytheon, the foundation of everything we do is rooted in our values and a higher calling to help our nation and allies defend freedoms and deter aggression. We bring the strength of more than 100 years of experience and renowned engineering expertise to meet the needs of today’s mission and stay ahead of tomorrow’s threat. Our team solves tough, meaningful problems that create a safer, more secure world.

Job Summary:

Raytheon is seeking a Senior Systems Engineer to work in a collaborative, interactive development environment. Senior Systems Engineers provide technical direction and clarification of requirements to software development teams & test personnel, perform system engineering analyses including trade studies, algorithm development, requirements definition and derivation, interface definition, and requirement validation and verification. Senior Systems Engineers support definition of operations concepts and procedure planning / development, interface with personnel from other organizations, and represent the program at technical interchange meetings. Senior Systems Engineers also participate in daily program scrum meetings and provide status on assigned Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) tasks. This position is for onsite in Richardson, Texas.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

  • Work with test teams for system and component requirement verification

  • Work with team(s) to plan and test DOD certification/ accreditation processes as well as other Certification and Accreditation (C&A) process

  • Conduct analysis in non-functional areas, such as reliability, maintainability, vulnerability, survivability and producibility

  • Work Agile methodology as well as Agile workflow

  • Create requirements, and work with the software and test teams to ensure all requirements have a feasible path forward for verification. The candidate will attend technical interchange meetings with other program personnel to discuss progress and issues.

    Basic Qualifications (Required):

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S government issued security clearance up to and including TS/SCI

  • Typically requires a bachelor’s degree in science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and 5 years of prior relevant experience, OR an Advanced degree and 3 years of relevant experience, OR in absence of a degree, 9 years of relevant experience is required.

  • Knowledge of Systems engineering lifecycle

  • Experience with requirement creation as well as decomposition

  • Knowledge of Software Development lifecycle models (Waterfall and Agile)

    Preferred Qualifications:

  • Systems engineering experience in Department of Defense architecture and Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)

  • Experience using JIRA, CONFLUENCE or similar resources.

  • Familiar with Software based Systems Architecture

  • Experience developing Interface control documentation.

  • Experience performing System requirements derivation, analysis and related engineering documentation.

  • Practical knowledge of the full software development lifecycle

  • Experience with Systems Engineering requirement management software like DOORS, Enterprise Architect, JIRA or similar resources

  • Familiarity with Cloud environments and related software

  • Current Comp T/A Security + Certification (LINUX)

    What We Offer:

    Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a 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 benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance, and child/adult backup care.

    Clearance Information:

    This position requires the eligibility 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:

  • North Texas:

    This requisition is eligible for an employee referral award. ALL eligibility requirements must be met to receive the referral award.


The salary range for this role is 77,000 USD - 163,000 USD. The salary range provided is a good faith estimate representative of all experience levels. RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role, function and associated responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, location, education/training, and key skills.

Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement.

Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company’s performance.

This role is a U.S.-based role. If the successful candidate resides in a U.S. territory, the appropriate pay structure and benefits will apply.

RTX anticipates the application window closing approximately 40 days from the date the notice was posted. However, factors such as candidate flow and business necessity may require RTX to shorten or extend the application window.

RTX 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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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.