Senior Principal Systems Engineer - Raytheon

Aquidneck Island, RI 02871

Posted: 05/21/2019 Industry: IT Job Number: 1606

Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future is recruiting candidates for Raytheon.  Please read more about Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future at the end of this job description. 


JOB TITLE:   Senior Principal Systems Engineer

LOCATION: Aquidneck Island, Rhode Island

HOURS:  Full Time


Key Responsibilities:
  • Contribute to multi-disciplinary teams responsible for system safety, software safety, occupational safety and health, hazard management and environmental compliance for major development programs, as well as acting as a system safety technical expert across multiple programs
  • Influence hardware and systems early in their life cycle to assure effective operation, reliability, maintainability, safe and economical ownership by the customer and end user
  • Provides Failure Reporting Analysis and Corrective Action System (FRACAS), Reliability Availability Maintainability Analysis Engineering (RAM), Safety Engineering, Provisioning Technical Documentation/Logistics Management Information Engineering, and Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS) Engineering capabilities to the Whole Life Engineering and Support department, with objective is to oversee all front-end reliability task/responsibilities as well as assessing RAM performance for verification or continuous development purposes

Successful candidates will have:
  • Ten (10)+ years of experience related to this job description
  • Experience with and knowledge of military system safety standards.
  • Experience in the development and leadership of large multi-disciplinary technical teams
  • BS/BA in an engineering or scientific/technical discipline (STEM).  8 years of applicable experience may be considered in lieu of a BS/BA
  • U.S. Citizenship to obtain DOD Secret security clearance
  • Experience with and knowledge of military system safety standards, including MIL-STD-882.
  • Experience with environmental compliance standards and regulations applicable to military weapon systems
  • Experience with occupational safety and health compliance standards and regulations applicable to both commercial systems and military weapon systems
  • Effective writing, public speaking and presentation skills
  • Exposure to software safety standards, such as STANAG 4404 and the Joint Services Software Safety Committee Software System Safety Handbook
  • Experience with the U. S. Navy Weapon System Explosive Safety Review Board (WSESRB)
  • Experience in Safety Fault Tree, Mission Thread Analysis, and Failure Reporting and Corrective Action Systems (FRACAS)
  • Experience with Nationally Recognized Test Laboratory (NRTL) testing and certification requirements
  • Experience with the System Software Safety Technical Review Panel (SSSTRP) and Fuze and Initiation System Technical Review Panel (FISTRP)
  • Experience in Hazard Tracking databases, and hazardous materials identification and management
  • Experience with Dynamic Object Oriented Requirements [management] System (DOORS)
  • Experience with human systems integration, including MIL-STD-1472 and MIL-STD-1474
  • Willingness and ability to travel among company facilities in MA and RI, and some limited travel within the USA
  • Contractual bidding process experience with military customers
  • Advanced degrees in business or engineering a plus


For more information and a full job description, please visit Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future website at  Applicants interested in this position will be screened by Skills for Rhode Island’ s Future and Raytheon will make the final hiring decisions. 


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