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Immediate Job Opportunity
Are you motivated by applying a strategic vision to identify program risks and opportunities?
Do you have a passion for leading technical risk mitigation and opportunity realizations?
Do you possess strong innovation and execution skills?
If your answers are yes, Raytheon Missiles & Defense may have an excellent career opportunity for you in our Tucson, AZ facility! We are searching for a Risk & Opportunity (R&O) Technical Support Engineer II to join a growing team. We are is the world's largest developer, producer and integrator of weapon systems. Military forces in more than 50 countries look to us for a high-quality product portfolio that includes missiles, smart munitions, projectiles, kinetic kill vehicles and directed energy weapons. Raytheon Missiles & Defense is helping to shape the future of innovative weapon system solutions in response to our customer’s most urgent needs and we are looking for you!
As a R&O manager, tasks will include developing and deploying Risk & Opportunity Management (R&OM) methods while effectively interfacing with senior program and customer personnel to ensure clear communication of all program R&Os. The applicant will need to apply expertise in the identification of risks and the development of mitigation plans. The applicant will be leading risk review boards for a variety of teams, including program management, Integrated Product Teams and customers. The R&O Tech Support Engineer is responsible for managing the risks and opportunities within the risk database and through associated reporting mechanisms. Occasional travel may be required to conduct risk engagements with supplier partners and customers.
U.S. Citizenship is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
The R&O Technical Support Engineer, as a member of the Program Management Team, is responsible for:
Facilitating the R&OM process
Providing counsel to program leadership on R&O validity, assessment and handling
Briefing technical/cost/schedule risks to customer engineering leadership
Briefing programmatic R&O position to customer program leadership
Training others in the R&OM processes, tools, and methods
Performing R&O analysis to support program decision making
Assisting with R&O review boards and R&O "walks" (R&O identification meetings)
Managing development of new R&Os
Assessing and tracking risk mitigation plans and opportunity capture plans
Administering R&O databases
Coordinating supplier R&OM implementations
Developing Basis of Estimates
Supporting Financial Reviews such as Estimate at Complete reviews
Required Education, Skills, and Experience:
Bachelors degree in Business, Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, Industrial Management, Mathematics, or related field with Two (2) years of experience as described below (or MS and 0 years of experience)
Previous experience in systems engineering and risk management driving proactive problem prevention and process improvements by applying effective R&OM principles
Working knowledge of engineering disciplines
Working knowledge of program execution (cost, schedule, staffing)
Experience conducting and documenting effective meetings, often with high-level personnel, with limited time and demanding expectations
Strong presentation, writing and training skills
U.S. Citizenship is required
Active Department of Defense SECRET Clearance
Six Sigma experience
Experience engaging with suppliers to realize benefits of the R&OM process
Understanding the interaction between product subsystems
Working knowledge of the DoD development process
An understanding of testability and test coverage
An understanding of analysis and statistical techniques – including conditional probabilities
Basic understanding of Reliability Engineering
An understanding of Failure Modes and Effects Analysis (FMEA)
An understanding of contractual scope
Determination of inputs and outputs for Estimate At Complete (EAC)
Familiarity with Earned Value Management System (EVMS)
Integrated Master Plan (IMP) / Integrated Master Schedule (IMS) / planning & baseline change request process
Working knowledge of the proposal development process
Collaboration with program managers, integrated product team leaders, financial leaders and analysts, and program integrators
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. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.
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