Mgr II Software Engrg - Section Manager

Raytheon Woburn , MA 01801

Posted 2 weeks ago

What does it take to make the world a safer place? It takes delivering innovative technology and collaborating with some of the finest talent in the engineering field. Whether you're a software engineer or a mechanical engineer, at Raytheon you'll grow a varied and rewarding career. And you'll be supported with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that promotes work/life. If you're ready to take on today's big challenges, discover a world of opportunity at Raytheon.

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Job Description:

This is your opportunity to join the Missile Defense Radar Software Team in Woburn, Massachusetts as a Section Manager.

The Missile Defense Radar Software Department's mission is to provide world class Missile Defense and Surveillance Radar Software to be used in radar systems deployed on land and sea. Our software teams employ AGILE development to rapidly and continuously deploy capabilities for our customers. We strive for technical excellence by drawing upon a diverse workforce whose knowledge base covers the complete spectrum of modern computing languages and platforms.

The Missile Defense Radar Software Department Section Manager will reside in the Missile Defense Center (MDC) in Woburn, MA, and will provide guidance, leadership and management to a section of 15 to 20 Engineers. The candidate will act as a key leader and mentor in the department, employing their leadership, presence and influence skills, and fostering team work and interdependent execution.

The Section Manager will participate in goal setting, interim performance reviews, department ranking sessions, interviewing new candidates, and provide recommendations for staff promotions.

The successful candidate will participate in a technical/lead role on our software development programs.

Required Skills:

  • 8+ years experience in technical software design and development on defense software development programs

  • Experience in software development using C, C++, Ada

  • This position requires the ability to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. Citizens are eligible for a clearance.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience in functional or team leadership

  • High energy, self starting team player who achieves goals and continuous improvement

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively interact with subordinates, customers, and other Raytheon organizations

  • Prior experience in functional or program leadership role

  • Radar domain knowledge

  • Software Cost estimation experience

Required Education (including Major):

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Math or related engineering/science discipline.

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

What's YOUR Mission?

Here at Raytheon, we work together as one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space and cyberspace. We're inspired by a noble mission that's shared by Raytheon employees around the globe and an inclusive culture that empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.

What We Offer:Whether you're just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon offers 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 Raytheon offers include paternal leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Find out why Forbes ranks us among the top 500 of America's Best Employers by visiting us online atwww.raytheon.com.

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Raytheon: Making the World a Safer Place

"Diversity is at the heart of all we do at Raytheon. We embrace diversity and diverse opinions; we treat people with dignity and respect to support our inclusive culture. This allows us to retain and attract the world-class talent and supplier base we need to develop the innovative solutions our global customers depend on. We view our diversity as a competitive advantage as a key enabler of our growth."

  • Thomas A. Kennedy

Raytheon Chairman and Chief Executive Officer
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Business Unit Profile

Headquartered in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, IDS has 32 locations around the world. Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration systems supports its customer base across multiple mission areas, including air and missile defense systems; missile defense radars; early warning radars; naval ship operating systems; C5ITM products and services; and other advanced technologies. IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a broad international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security.

Relocation Eligible

Yes

Clearance Type

Secret

Expertise

Computer Engineering

Computer Science

Electrical Engineering

Mathematics

Software Engineering

Type Of Job

Full Time

Work Location

MA - Woburn

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 identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


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