Systems Engineers (Sensors - APNT)

Posted on Jun 10, 2019 by CV-Library

Essex, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
Annual Salary
Job Title: Systems Engineer (G07)

Req ID: (phone number removed)BR

Location: Harlow (Permanent)

Summary of Role

This is an exciting opportunity for a Systems Engineer to work within the Raytheon Alternative Positioning, Navigation and Timing (APNT) business area within Global Sensors. The role will provide support to the System Design Authority, supporting the development and management of project requirements, generation of customer technical documentation, participation in technical design reviews and supporting the generation of bid proposal material and submission of bids in response to customer requests.

Candidate Requirements


•Appreciation of the Systems Engineering life cycle

•Ability to write technical requirement documents

•A logical problem solver who can operate effectively under time constraints

•Good communication skills in verbal, written and presentational forms

•Ability to manage and work within agreed timescales

•Self-motivated and Team Player with a willingness to learn

•Experience working simultaneously across multiple projects

•Ability to work with minimal direction from senior engineers

•Degree or equivalent in a STEM discipline


•Experience defining requirements for new systems

•Experience of tracing requirements through test plans, via evidence, to customer sell-off

•Experience of integrating products to military platforms

•Experience using configuration management systems

•A basic understanding of cost estimating

•A basic understanding of Navigation Systems, specifically Global Navigation Satellite Systems (GNSS)

•Aspirations to attain Systems Engineering Chartership

Alternative Positioning, Navigation and Timing (APNT) Business

Raytheon UK have been shaping the forefront of technology development for Global Positioning System Anti-Jamming (GPS-AJ) antenna systems for the past 25 years. Given the increasing complexity and emerging GPS Jamming threat which is now recognised as a global problem, customers are increasingly looking for solutions which provide robust Position, Navigation and Timing (PNT) capabilities for platforms operating in degraded or GPS denied environments.

Raytheon UK’s current range of products offer next generation performance to customers over the globe using bespoke antenna technology coupled with robust modular electronics and the latest conceptual designs will shape the future of APNT.

About Raytheon

Raytheon UK is a subsidiary of Raytheon Company. We are a prime contractor and major supplier to the UK Ministry of Defence and have developed strong capabilities in mission systems integration in defence, National & Cyber security and commercial markets. Raytheon UK also designs, develops and manufactures a range of high-technology electronic systems and software solutions at its facilities in Harlow, Glenrothes, Gloucester, Manchester Waddington and Broughton.

Raytheon Company, with 2017 sales of $25 billion and 64,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specialising in defence, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 95 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries. Raytheon 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.

Standard Benefits

•25 days holiday + statutory 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, Paternity & Shared Parental leave.

•37 hour working week with an early finish Friday. Flexible working arrangements may be considered depending on the role and subject to line manager approval.

•Canteen facilities available at Harlow and Glenrothes sites with free snacks and drinks (hot and cold) available at others


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), D&I counsel and Reservist Network which all Raytheon employees are welcome to participate in.

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Reference: 210189663

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