Advanced Technology - Technology Director


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United States of America


AZ842: RMS AP Bldg 842 1151 East Hermans Road Building 842, Tucson, AZ, 85756 USA

About Us:

At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trailblaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.

Job Summary:

Raytheon Missiles & Defense is looking for an experienced senior engineer to serve as the Advanced Technology (AT) Mission Area Technology Director (TD) at one of our Tucson locations. The candidate will report directly to the RMD Technology Director and is accountable for technical leadership and new concept development for Advanced Programs in the AT Mission Area.

Additionally, the AT Mission Area Technology Director is one of the senior Engineering representatives in this location area and a senior leader in the Technology/Engineering organization.

In this role, you are accountable for advising the RMD Technology Director on key technical discriminators and solving the most challenging and complex customer missions. You will be responsible for working with MA PAD leaders, Chief Engineers, Finance and R&C Leaders to develop MA Product Roadmaps, identify gaps in those roadmaps and make CRAD pursuit and investment recommendations Interface with Mission Area and Program Chief. You will work directly with Capture teams to develop / review capture strategies and technical strategies / baselines for those potential new programs. You will interface closely with other MA TDs and the RMD TD to ensure balanced and optimized technology investments across AT and RMD.

The role will also support business strategy and other strategic initiatives that drive new opportunities within their strategic mission area. This role includes providing strategic direction on AT MA and program-level research and development activities and developing a strong technical understanding of the products across the AT and broader RMD portfolio. The individual in this role will be one of the primary technical voices to the AT Customer base, including DoD Services and supporting Lab / FFRDC organizations.

We value diverse skills and experience, so don’t hold back. Your qualification could add tremendous value to our team. Our customers come from all different backgrounds, and so do our employees. If you’re passionate about what you could accomplish here, we’d love to hear from you.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:

  • Support AT MA leadership to develop AT Product Roadmaps
  • Develop AT Technology Roadmaps and support development of RMD Technology Roadmap
  • Oversee development of technical discriminators and tech baselines for Strategic AT Captures & Programs
  • Develop detailed investment recommendations for AT MA and support integration of these investments into the RMD R&D Investment Portfolio
  • Provide technical leadership on AT Captures / Programs in collaboration with MA and Program CEs
  • The AT TD and CE are the primary technical voice to the customer base

Qualifications You Must Have:

  • Typically requires a Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics and 14 years of prior relevant experience OR and Advanced degree and 12 years of relevant experience
  • Experienced as an Engineering Leader of large multi-disciplinary teams
  • Expertise in concept development, design, development, production, system integration, verification, qualification and certification
  • Proposal development and capture experience
  • Leadership experience in live flight tests
  • An active and in-scope Secret US security clearance

Qualifications We Value:

  • Advanced degree preferred
  • Strong network with TDs / CEs across the business, customer community and aerospace industry
  • Professional experience in aerospace/defense industry with emphasis on sensors and effectors, their design, integration and verification
  • Experienced leader of an integrated product teams in HW, SW, Systems Engineering or Production – understanding of the full life cycle of a program
  • Experience managing multiple priorities in a complex environment
  • Ability to define and drive new concept development on a Tech Development or EMD Program

What We Offer:

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

This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible 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:

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