X-Lab Software Developer (17-178) (105597BR)

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

Job Description

Position Responsibilities:
The candidate's primary responsibility is to work as a member of the X-Lab software development team to develop and test innovative solutions in support of X-Lab projects and experiments.

Background Experience Required:
Number Of Year Required:6
The Software Developer must understand software engineering, design, development, and testing. The candidate will possess 6 years experience in a related engineering environment, with experience and expertise in software development and testing. Ability to analyze high level needs and through a structured and logical approach refine the need into an integrated set of requirements that leads to a fielded product. Excellent communications skills desired (written and oral). Able to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings. Able to write and implement engineering plans within a project. Proven interaction in a team environment a must. Previous experience should demonstrate the technical skills and position responsibilities cited here. Ideally, the candidate will have previously worked on IRAD-type projects and be comfortable with rapidly changing requirements, design challenges which require novel solutions, fast-paced activities, and tight deadlines.

Technical Skill Required:
The X-Lab is a very fast paced and dynamic environment. The X-Lab is responsible for developing future looking prototypes for the Ballistic Missile Defense System including Sensor/Weapon Integration, Algorithm Development, User Interface Development and other critical leading edge missile defense technologies. The X-Lab has need for a mid-level Software Engineer to assist in full cycle software development including requirements, design, implementation, integration and testing. The successful Software Engineering personnel must possess an understanding of system software design and development, Java development, Service Oriented Architecture development principles and implementation, and software architecture. The candidate should have an understanding of and possess demonstrable skills including: The ability to develop JAVA software, and translate requirements into software design. Previous experience with the Eclipse IDE. The ability to understand and decompose requirements to support verification and validation testing of software components. The ability to generate detailed, repeatable test procedures. The ability to extract data to support analysis requirements. The ability to generate procedures that test functionality. The ability to perform, and knowledge of, Agile Development. Experience with various COTS and open source products is preferred. Background should include all aspects of the software development life cycle. Familiarity with Eclipse and other open source development tools a plus. Candidates must have experience working in an integrated team environment with other systems, software, and specialty engineers to develop solutions.

Education Required:
6 years with a Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Math, Science, Engineering, or Software Engineering OR 4 years with related Masters degree.

Primary work location is the Missile Defense Integration and Operations Center (MDIOC) at Schriever AFB, CO. Secret Clearance Required. TS/SCI desired. *** BLUESKY REQ ***


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.

Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges -- from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated approximately $6 billion in 2016 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business. Security Clearance: Secret - Current Relocation Eligible: No Software Engineering, Warfighter Support Services, Engineering, All JBRaytheon ICJBMeta