This position is for early career job seekers who have less than 2 years of professional work experience and who will receive a degree during the current academic year or who received their degree within the last 18 months.
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trailblaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.
As part of the Software Products Engineering (SPE) team, you will be an integral part of helping Raytheon Missiles & Defense (RMD) further our vision to be the global leader in core and next-generation defense and security solutions. By any measure, RMD is an exciting and rewarding place to work. We pride ourselves on developing world-class talent in an inclusive atmosphere. The result is a workforce that takes pride in the company and consistently delivers superior solutions.
Here at RMD, we specialize in air and missile defense, large-land, and sea-based radars, and systems for managing command, control, and communication. Our SPE team consists of more than 2200 software engineers with a central focus on real-time software development, integration, testing, and validation activities. This is how we do our part in keeping our country safe.
We are seeking Software Engineers to join one of six software development teams located in the following locations three Massachusetts locations: Marlborough, Tewksbury, and Woburn. All teams develop software in a variety of languages including C++, C, Java, and several others. Candidates can expect to work on many if not all the phases of the software development life cycle. In this position, you will be responsible for providing practical solutions to difficult technical software problems. You can expect to support multiple programs and multiple platforms within a software product line. Software Engineering positions involve working on a variety of different tasks including real-time software development, application software development, test and verification, data analysis, software tools development, gaming, and many others.
A person who is successful in this role:
Displays initiative and can work well alone or as a member of a team
Follows organizational processes and procedures
Reviews software products for soundness of technical judgment and adequacy
Interacts with senior software personnel through both written and verbal communication
Produces documentation related to the design and release of software artifacts
Develops complete software solutions, and influences the successful completion of supported programs and projects
Understands and utilizes agile software development methods, automation, and continuous integration
Responsibilities to Anticipate:
Assist and participate in the requirements, design, development and testing of real-time embedded software, application software, and tools, to include development of new work products or enhancement of existing applications and systems
Design, code, test, integrate, and document software solutions
Participate in internal review of software components and systems
Collaborate with project managers and other professionals within Engineering
Work on problems with defined scope, schedule, and expectations
Follow established development practices and processes to maintain the configuration management of software products
Qualifications You Must Have:
Master's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)
Must be either graduating during the current academic year or degree must have been granted in the last 18 months
Experience with C++, C, or Java
The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Qualifications We Value:
Master's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or Software Engineering
College coursework covering modern software languages (such as C, C++, or Java)
1 year or more of calculus, physics and computer science studies that include assembly level programming
Knowledge of data structures and algorithms
Knowledge of systems software design, operating systems and architectures
Knowledge of software development life cycle and processes
Experience in Human-Machine Interface (HMI) software development
Experience with Windows and Linux Operating Systems
Experience with GIT, Jira, Jenkins
Experience with scripting using Pearl, Bash, Kornshell
Experience developing software in a team based development environment, preferably Agile/SCRUM
Experience with DevOps and test automation
Strong problem solving skills and communication skills, including ability to produce technical documentation
Desire to learn new technologies and tools
Passion to drive improvement via automation, creative solutions or elimination of non-value steps
Able to travel domestic and international
Prior internship experience
ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard. 3.0 cumulative GPA desired.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with coworkers from diverse communities and cultures
Demonstrated ability to work with colleagues who represent a diversity of work and conflict resolution styles
What We Offer:
Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition. Include your cumulative GPA and projected graduation date on your resume.
Clearance Information: 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. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here: https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm
Location Information: This position is located in one of the following Massachusetts locations: Marlborough, Tewksbury, or Woburn. The location will vary based on which of our software teams you join. Living in Massachusetts means you'll have easy access to the ocean and locations of historical significance. You can enjoy varied outdoor activities ranging from hiking and camping to cross-country skiing and snowmobiling. Massachusetts is recognized as one of the best states to call "home."183656
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.