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Raytheon Technologies Senior RADAR Technician in Chesapeake, Virginia


Oversees technical performance of ROTHR Receiver Site and provides written/verbal technical reports, as desired. Exercises judgments without supervision in oversight of systems level operation and monitoring of ROTHR receiver site equipment. Oversees organizational, preventative and intermediate level maintenance on ROTHR receiver site and communications equipment in accordance with standard documentation. Performs systems and network level troubleshooting, using complex (and possibly undocumented) test equipment on ROTHR receiver site and communications equipment, consisting of Phased Array Antennae, RF Hardware, Digital Hardware, Microprocessors, Minicomputers, PC farms and peripheral equipment. Additionally performs all levels of maintenance beyond capabilities of ROTHR Receive Site Technicians and performs self-inspection of the site on a daily basis. Coordinates sub-system status and troubleshooting information with the ROTHR Operations Control Center. Implements tasking from supervisor who may also review work for general compliance with accepted practices. Provides technical training and guidance to lower level technicians. Due to the obsolescence of ROTHR equipment, combined with rapid prototyping of new equipment, work typically requires the lead technician to apply advanced technical knowledge to resolve unusually complex problems that typically cannot be solved solely by referencing manufacturers' manuals or similar documents. Examples of such problems include choosing the location and density of circuitry, evaluating electromagnetic radiation, isolating malfunctions using system integration knowledge, and incorporating Investigation Request (IR) engineering changes. Performs all other related duties as assigned and desired.

  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position requires a U.S. Security Clearance.

  • No relocation is provided for this position.


  • Eight (8) years technical level experience in electronic maintenance and troubleshooting, fault isolation and repair of large military radar installations or equivalent surveillance radar equipment.

  • Must have a minimum of three (3) year of experience on ROTHR system as a Receive Site Technician.

  • Must have demonstrated, or be able to demonstrate, the ability to apply advanced technical knowledge to solve unusually complex electrical/electronic problems that typically cannot be solved solely by referencing manufacturers' manuals or similar documents.

  • Demonstrated supervision and leadership skills over teams of 3 - 4 personnel to include job tasking and training.

  • Ability to travel as needed for training and program support.


  • U.S. Citizenship is required.

  • Active and current U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Security Clearance. Must be able to maintain a U.S. DoD Secret clearance.

  • Must meet eligibility requirements for access to a military installation.

  • Must have a clean motor vehicle record to obtain authorization to operate company vehicles.


  • Effective graduation in Electronic or Electrical Engineering Technology from technical institute above high school with a minimum curriculum length of two years or Military Technical School with minimum curriculum length of six months.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.