Principal Software Engineer

Raytheon Woburn , MA 01801

Posted 2 months ago

Requisition ID 124774BR Date updated 09/27/2018

Principal Software Engineer Developer

Job Description:

An opportunity exists for a Principal Software Engineer Developer within the Missile Defense Radar Software Department in Woburn, Massachusetts to support our FSSM&I line.

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 an AGILE Scrum process to rapidly design, code, and integrate capabilities on a continuous basis into a mature solution 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.

This position requires high level design, software development, integration, and testing of real-time FSSM&I software. The candidate will be responsible for architectural design, application design, and implementation of integrated Radar software applications. Our radar software applications are developed using Ada, C++ and Java programming languages running on a variety of computing platforms running Linux or UNIX operating systems.

The candidate will be expected to be a key contributor for complex development tasks and be able to provide technical leadership in multiple areas of software engineering. This position requires understanding of real-time software design and the ability to recognize the performance implications associated with specific detail implementations. The candidate will require the ability to understand the "big picture" of the radar system and also be able to develop or review detail solutions at the source code level.

This position can be a Salary Grade G10 based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and requirements for the position.

Existing secret clearance or ability to obtain an interim secret clearance is required

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 8 plus years' experience in all phases of software engineering

  • Experience with C++ or Java

  • Linux or UNIX experience

  • Real-time software development experience

  • Clear Case or equivalent configuration management tool experience

  • OOD & UML experience

  • Experience at the Software architecture level

Existing secret clearance or ability to obtain an interim secret clearance is required

Desired Skills:

  • Familiarity with the following SW Tools: ClearCase, DOORS, iTracker

  • Radar domain knowledge

  • Six Sigma Specialist certification

  • Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or Software Engineering

  • Experience in an Agile/SCRUM development environment

  • Strong Object-Oriented Design Knowledge

  • Development of Graphical user interfaces

  • Technical proposal preparation and estimation process

  • Strong problem solving ability

  • Ability to lead development, integration or test activities

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Software development experience in a DoD environment

Required Education:

  • BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or Software Engineering

Keywords: Software Engineering, FSSM&I, real-time software, defense, clearance, C++, Java, Agile, Scrum, Six Sigma, Linux, Unix.

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 at www.raytheon.com.

Stay Connected: Don't miss out on what's happening at Raytheon.

  • Follow @Raytheon on Twitter

  • Follow Raytheon on YouTube

  • Follow Raytheon on LinkedIn

  • Follow Raytheon Company on Instagram

Are you ready to be remarkable with Raytheon?

Raytheon: Why I Choose Raytheon

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

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 124774

Business Unit Profile

Raytheon Company, with 2015 sales of $23 billion and 61,000 employees, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity solutions. With a history of innovation spanning 94 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration, C5ITM products and services, sensing, effects, and mission support for customers in more than 80 countries.

Relocation Eligible

Yes

Clearance Type

Secret

Expertise

Computer Engineering

Computer Science

Electrical Engineering

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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