Job Title: Principal Hardware Engineer
Locations: Glenrothes or Livingston
Req ID: 163984BR
Raytheon UK is looking for an experienced and high performing Principal Engineer to join a successful Power Products team within the Global Sensors Mission Area.
The role will be based at Raytheon’s Glenrothes, Harlow facility and the successful candidate will report directly to the Engineering Manager.
The Principal Hardware Engineer will be able make their mark on a broad and varied range of Power Products, being the focal point for the complete engineering solution, overseeing the integration of contributions from all other engineering disciplines – including systems, hardware, mechanical, software, safety and reliability.
Above all, this is the ideal opportunity for a self-starting senior engineer who wants to work on exciting technology and product development projects in a collaborative environment.
This role includes:
Power Product design and development technical leadership – From the initial concept stage, developing these concepts through to final production and certification.
Leading the hardware team and working will all other engineering disciplines throughout the design cycle, in a collaborative working and shared environment.
Working with Customers to develop and shape the technical requirements and then manage these requirements through the product development.
Interface with suppliers and industry experts.
Liaison with academia partners for various work packages.
Solving complex technical problems on new and existing Power Products.
Good knowledge of high power design (up to 5kW), electro-mechanical and / or thermal product design within harsh environments.
Design of circuits in analogue, power and digital, with exposure to FPGA or DSP control.
Fully understand circuit operation, debug, diagnose and implement fixes.
Demonstrable problem solving and analytical skills, willing to take ownership as well as positively contributing within cross-disciplined teams.
Develop hardware concepts efficiently from limited or vague customer requirements and communicate potential solutions.
Proven experience in technical leadership across multi-disciplined teams.
Experience in interpretation of customer specs and end use environments.
Good communication skills. Ability to tailor communications to level and audience at all levels.
Excellent stakeholder management and customer interfacing skills.
Willingness to travel throughout the UK, Europe and the US.
Understands the principles of 6 Sigma and Lean Manufacturing.
Eligible or current holder of SC security clearance.
Experience using the Mentor Graphics tool suit; DxDesigner, Constraints Editor, HyperLynx tools such as Signal Integrity & Power Analyser, SystemVision simulation or equivalents would be advantageous.
Proven analytical skills in circuit simulation (Matlab, LT Spice) and thermal analysis.
Design of Invertor and Power Factor Correction power supplies and exposure to other topologies.
Precision Analogue Design.
Product Quality Testing and Certification.
Experience of working with Industry standard toolsets (e.g. DOORs).
HND/ BEng/ MSc / MEng in Electrical / Electronic Engineering or similar, discipline or equivalent education and experience.
Candidates with other qualifications and relevant experience will be considered.
About Raytheon UK
With facilities in Broughton, Waddington, Glenrothes, Harlow, Gloucester, Manchester and a presence across customer sites together with remote working practices. Raytheon UK is invested in the British workforce and the development of UK technology. Across the country Raytheon UK employs over 2,000 people and supports 8,000 jobs. As a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence, Raytheon continues to invest in research and development, supporting innovation and technological advances across its core mission areas Weapons & Sensors, and Cyber, Space & Training.
Raytheon UK is a landed company, part of the Raytheon Technologies organisation and sits within the Raytheon Intelligence & Space business.
About Raytheon Technologies
Raytheon Technologies Corporation is an aerospace and defence company that provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide. It comprises four industry-leading businesses – Collins Aerospace Systems, Pratt & Whitney, Raytheon Intelligence & Space and Raytheon Missiles & Defence. It’s 195,000 employees enable the company to operate at the edge of known science as they imagine and deliver solutions that push the boundaries in quantum physics, electric propulsion, directed energy, hypersonics, avionics and cyber security. The company, formed in 2020 through the combination of Raytheon Company and the United Technologies Corporation aerospace businesses, is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts.
Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you develop your career from the moment you join. Activities range from on-line learning modules, to external training and support for taking professional qualifications relevant to your role.
• 25 days holiday (increasing to 27 days) + statutory public holidays.
• Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution).
• 6 times salary ‘Life Assurance’.
• Flexible Benefits scheme.
• Discretionary Bonus scheme.
• Enhanced family friendly policies.
• 37hr standard working week, with an early finish on Fridays whilst operating a ‘Hybrid Working Model’*
• Canteen facilities are available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites. Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold).
* Our Hybrid Working Model supports flexible working arrangements on a formal or informal arrangement, considering both location and/or working hours, subject to business and customer needs. Please highlight any flexible requirements to our Recruitment team to explore the opportunities.
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.
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