Principal Software Engineer (108556BR)

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

Job Description

Would you like to work in a collaborative environment at a state of the art facility in Colorado? Then join our Raytheon team of engineers solving problems that make the world a safer place and help to secure our great nation! Come support those who provide us with all the freedoms we enjoy.
Our facility in Aurora, CO offers amenities that create work and life balance. On site we have a 24/7 fitness facility, health center, cafeteria, collaboration rooms and dynamic break areas for easy conversation and socialization. Additionally, employee appreciation lunches, bonus opportunities, and great benefits that include medical, dental, vision, 401K match, flexible work schedule - just to name a few. Click here to view a brief video and learn more:

“We’re developing capabilities that will bring constellation utilization to the next level,” said Brian Norris, the M2C2 program director.

Raytheon is seeking a qualified applicant to join a small, highly-focused team working to develop and maintain signal processing intensive software applications for use in a demanding operational environment. All members of the team are multi-disciplined engineers able to contribute across all phases of systems engineering, software development, and integration and test, and the team works very closely with operations personnel to meet unique and continuously evolving development needs in a challenging operational environment.

Required Skills:

  • Understanding of digital signal processing fundamentals in digital communications systems such as sampling theory, FFTs, tuning/filtering, and modulation/demodulation techniques.
· Minimum 8 years of software development expertise in C/C++, Java, Python, Linux scripts, Perl, and csh
· Self-motivated and capable of performing tasking with limited oversight
· Demonstrated performance against cost/schedule
· Effective presentation and documentation skills
· Current SCI clearance
· Experience in all phases of the software life cycle to include concept of operations development, requirements development, system design/architecting, development, testing, delivery, and system maintenance
· Understanding of various infrastructure/framework components in a cloud computing environment
· Understanding of issues involved in data intensive near real-time systems
· Experience working with customers, co-contractors, and operations staff
Desired Skills:

  • Experience with GPU programming

· Ability to quickly identify and fix problems in large complex systems
· Willingness to travel
· Mapping using NextMidas or some other C++/Java/Web frameworks
· Familiarity with higher level protocols/libraries like XMIdas/NextMidas RMI, Crystallize, and Midas2k EMRS
Required Education (including Major):

Bachelor of Science, BS in Computer Science, Aerospace Engineering, Physics, Math.


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: TS/SCI - Current Relocation Eligible: Yes Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, Warfighter Support Services, Engineering, All JBRaytheon ICJBMeta