Automation Development Engineer (97005BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Aurora, Colorado, United States
  • 02/19/2018

Job Description

The Global PositioningSystem Advanced Control Segment (GPS OCX) Raytheon team is responsible for fulllife cycle engineering on state of the art environmental, commercial, andsensing systems for government and commercial applications.

GPS OCX is seeking atalented Software Engineer to join our team. The candidate will work closely with systemsengineers, integrators, testers and customers to design, develop and supportsoftware applications throughout the development and maintenance life cycle.This candidate will support multiple automation aspects of the system delivery.The ideal candidate is looking to apply adisciplined software engineering approach to system deployment efficiency andrepeatability in a dynamic system integration environment.<?xml:namespace prefix="o"?>

Key responsibilities for the qualified candidate include:

·Develop & Test Build/Deploy automation scripts in Groovy, Ruby,Python and/or Java

·Develop & integrate orchestration of automation scripts insystem integration environment

·Participate in agile development processes to improve overallefficiency of software development

·Team player incorporating a team based success philosophy

·Troubleshoot and resolve defects in existing code base

·Engage other disciplines (systems, networking, IS, configurationmanagement, and test engineers) to troubleshoot and fix problems

·Design, develop, integrate and maintain new softwarefunctionality to include software defined infrastructure as code (IaC) for deployment,

·Perform in a dynamic, fast paced environment, willing to learnwhile applying disciplined engineering development and integration

·Communicate complex and diverse engineering topics

·Follow established SW processes and procedures, development,documentation and maintenance/management of operations concepts, requirements(system, element, segment level), external and internal interfaces, and othersoftware engineering work products/artifacts

Required Skills:

·Currently hold an active SECRET security clearance

·Bachelor of Science, BS in a Math, Science or Engineeringrelated field

·Experience Configuring and Administrating Continuous IntegrationEnvironments, specifically via Jenkins

·Experience working with deploy automation tools like Chef orPuppet.

·Minimum 4 years working experience in object-oriented softwaredesign and development using C++ and/or Java

·Strong background in software design methods and practices.

·Software and system-level debugging experience including theability to identify problems in established code and make modifications asnecessary

·Experience with software execution throughout the entiresoftware life cycle (preliminary design through maintenance phases)

·Ability and interest in developing new skills related to DevOpsand Continuous Integration

Desired Skills:

·2+ years experience working with Unix/Linux OS based development

·2+ years experience working with Microsoft Windows OS baseddevelopment

·Understanding of DevOps concepts

·Experience with VMware Virtual servers and desktopinfrastructures –vCenter, ESXi, vSphere

·Completed Raytheon 6-sigma certification

·Experience and knowledge related to Satellite Ground Systems andGround System Operations

·Experience and knowledge related to Satellite Operations

·Experience and knowledge related to software discipline processdevelopment and deployment

·Experience with customer interaction and end-user engagement

·Experience integrating software (modules, components, subsystems)

·Experience preparing and presenting status information andtechnical material