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John Zanoff


Role and Company

Engineering Fellow, Raytheon


31 years experience in defense, aerospace, & aviation


Dallas, TX

About John

BS in electrical engineering, Navy ROTC, seven years active duty as a pilot, retired from the Naval reserve as an 05. 31+ years in industry, mainly defense. Completed both a Masters and PhD in engineering through work. Currently and Engineering Fellow supporting multiple programs in the Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems business area.

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11 months ago

Raytheon Volunteer Day

Michael, You should have received a couple notes from me concerning opportunities in the Fayetteville, NC, area. If for some...

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11 months ago

Raytheon Volunteer Day 2018 - Welcome Advisors and Veterans!

Charles, if you have any specific questions, fire away! All of us here at RTN are standing by all day...

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one year ago

What is the best way to get into the Aerospace and Defense Industry without an engineering background?

Michael, As other Raytheon advisors have pointed out, your clearance is worth something, and should be used to your advantage. ...

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one year ago

How do I successfully change industries?

Matthew, First off, thanks for your service. I was 8 years active myself and retired from the Navy Reserve. As others...

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one year ago

being institutionalized and the lack of experience on paper

Mike, When I left active duty after 8 years, I was in the same boat as you. I hooked up with...

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