Welcome to Raytheon in Huntsville, AL

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Here in Hunstville, AL at Raytheon you will be surrounded by some of the world’s most technologically advanced platforms and a contagious drive for excellence that motivates everyone to be innovative, unique, and deliver cutting edge technology to support the warfighter.

​​​​​​​Raytheon represents RTX's largest presence in Alabama’s most populous city. Its almost 600-strong workforce supports the design, testing, production and sustainment of missile and sensor systems. 


  • Huntsville is a customer facing facility
  • Warfighter Visualization Center (WVC)
  • Jan Davis & Bob Heath – 850 seats / 450 in closed areas
  • Classified and unclassified hardware labs
  • Classified computing: ~20 classified networks, connectivity to Tucson, Woburn, MDA, Army and others
  • Raytheon Redstone Missile Integration Facility (RRMIF) (70,000 sq ft)

Who we are

What makes us different?

Our technology

Program highlights

  • Radar Test Contract (RTC)
  • ​​​​​​​MDA National Team
  • SM-3 and SM-6 Final Assembly @ RRMIF
  • Air Missile Defense Capability (AMDC)
  • THAAD (Domestic & KSA)
  • Next Generation Interceptor (NGI)
Global Powerhouse

Our campus

  • 800+ employees
  • 17% veterans, 57% engineers, 23% women
  • 4.9M square feet, 1M square feet of manufacturing, 1.2M square feet of lab space, 1.8M square feet of classified space
  • 9 diversity and inclusion Employee Resource Groups
  • Our facility has an on-site cafeteria, electric car charging stations and locker rooms
Our Awards

Living in the area

  • ​​Best place to live: In its 2022-23 list, U.S. News & World Report named Huntsville the best place to live in the U.S., saying the city’s “growing job opportunities, low cost of living and clean air help it take the top spot for the first time.”
  • Great outdoors: At the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, Huntsville is known for its unique geologic features, dense forests and beautiful parks. Huntsville’s temperate climate is ideal for many activities, such as hiking, biking, camping, rock climbing, caving, off-roading, boating and swimming.
  • Read more about living in the area here.
Team that innovates

Our benefits

  • Flexible work schedules and paid time off to accommodate work/life balance including many with every other Friday off
  • Access to subsidized, affordable backup child care through Bright Horizons®
  • The RTX Employee Scholar Program pays for tuition, academic fees and books for undergraduate and graduate study at approved educational institutions
  • Employee Referral Incentive Program with rewards up to $20k
  • 401(k) plan that offers a broad range of investment options. For eligible employees, we will match up to 3% of your savings to help you build financial security​​​​​​​
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Do you have what it takes to join the brightest, most innovative minds across aviation, space and defense? From creating advanced technologies that stop tomorrow's threats to developing systems that take us to new worlds and redefine sustainability standards, we're stretching the boundaries of what's possible every day. 

Let's rise to the challenge of the moment together.

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