Senior Hardware Engineer
Harlow, Essex, United Kingdom
Job type: fulltime
Job industry: Engineering
Raytheon UK is looking for a high performing individual to join their highly successful Customer Services and Support Business Area. This is a challenging role that will be highly rewarding. The role will require excellent interpersonal skills and high levels of energy. The successful candidate will provide engineering support to legacy and current products. This role will involve communication and interfacing with customers and the Global Sensors Business Leadership Team. The work location will primarily be based out of our Harlow facility, with occasional visits to customer and other Raytheon facilities both in the UK and International.
To be considered for this role you will demonstrate a high level of energy in pursuing work objectives and a total commitment to achieving successful outcomes, as evidenced by your academic results and extracurricular activities. You will have first class communication, planning and organisational skills.
Enthusiasm for a career in an innovative organisation is essential, as is the ambition to succeed.
As a Senior Hardware Engineer you will be expected to work effectively within a multi-disciplined team to support and maintain In-Service legacy Raytheon products. Typical responsibilities are as follows:
•Identify and Develop requirements for product upgrades and/or capability insertion
•Generate detailed designs for solutions that meet requirements
•Consider the demands of other disciplines within the design team
•Model concepts and assess solutions
•Design and implement test solutions
•Test and commission reference systems, products and systems
•Support customer discussions
•Problem solving, defect/Fault investigations and process improvement
•Configuration of product designs and their controlled change.
•Qualifications in the Engineering discipline, with the primary focus of Electronics Engineering.
•experience in electronic design and design changes; coupled with broad experience in electronic engineering practice and experience in product configuration and control.
•Experience in Military Standard electronic component/subsystem selection and procurement.
•Experience in effectively representing engineering professional services to both internal and external customers
•Working knowledge of RF Systems
•Experience in utilising EPLD designs within a system
•Experience with interfacing to RF circuitry and high speed D/A /A/D conversion
•Ability to design support circuitry such as bespoke interfaces, including PIC and microcontroller development
•Understanding of the impacts of EMC and Environmental requirements on your design
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 + statutory public holidays
• Contributory Pension Scheme (up to 10.5% company contribution)
• 6 times salary 'Life Assurance'
• Flexible Benefits scheme with extensive salary sacrifice scheme's.
• Enhanced sick pay scheme
• Enhanced Family Friendly Policies, including enhanced Maternity & Shared Parental leave.
• 37hr working week, with an early finish Friday (hours may vary depending on role, job requirement or site specifics arrangements). Flexible working arrangements can be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.
• Canteen facilities available at Harlow & Glenrothes sites and Manchester & Gloucester offer free snacks & drinks (hot & cold) available.
Diversity is a core business imperative at Raytheon. We are an equal opportunity employer that promotes inclusiveness and always employs the best professionals for the job. Having a diverse workforce allows Raytheon to draw upon a range of different ideas and experiences which supports growing our business and creates an environment where everyone has an equal opportunity for success. Raytheon UK pro-actively encourages diversity of ideas, thoughts, and networking opportunities and has created Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) including Raytheon Women's Network, YesNet (Young Employees Success Network), Raytheon Reservist Network (RaRe), Raytheon Alliance for Diverse Abilities (RADA) and all work together with our Diversity & Inclusion counsel, and all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate regardless of their background.
As a proud contributor to the HM Armed Forces, Raytheon UK signed the HM Armed Forces covenant in 2014. Due to the varied activities and support to our Armed Forces & Reservists,
Raytheon UK has since been awarded the prestigious Covenant 'Gold Award' Employee Recognition.
Raytheon UK recognise that our people are the critical factor in our success, and we strive to provide a challenging and rewarding careers.