Staff Software Engineer - New MS Graduate (117531BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States
  • 10/30/2018
U.S. Citizen / Must Be Clearable Engineering - Hardware / Software

Job Description

Location: Cambridge Massachusetts Security Clearance: None / Not Required As part of BBN’s Distributed Systems group, you will have the opportunity to work on multiple projects conducting rapid prototyping in small, collaborative teams. You will be working with a diverse group of people who are passionate about the work and enjoy working with each other. Flexible schedules provide excellent work/life balance and the opportunity to join after-work “Connections” for social activities and group sports. BBN is well respected in the research community and was recently awarded the President’s National Medal of Technology and Innovation. BBN’s pioneering work spans the development of the first Internet routers, the invention of email, and the TransTalk™ system, a portable, two-way translation device that facilitates communication across different languages. Further, BBN fosters an exceptional work environment with knowledgeable co-workers, excellent performance-based bonus incentives, and generous retirement contributions.

Job description: Software development, integration, testing and evaluation in support of solving advanced problems in various aspects of distributed systems. Support a team of researchers and work independently. The research group does work in cyber security; adaptive systems of various forms ranging from android based tactical applications to enterprise/cloud applications and services; individual or swarm of cyber physical systems including unmanned drones and rovers; AI, planning, learning technologies and their application; and operating system, programming languages and virtualization techniques. The incumbent is expected to support one or more such projects.

Required skills: Java and/or C/C++ software development (programming, software design, Linux and/windows development environment, shells and ability to write script, understanding of networking, distributed systems, security and performance issues), Problem solving, Inquisitiveness, and Commitment to quality.

Required education: M.S. in Computer Science or related technical field with 0-2 years of experience or Bachelors in Computer Science and 2+ years of direct experience.

Desired education: Candidates with a strong background and strong formal CS training preferred as opposed to candidates. Candidates with thesis or project work in security or systems area preferred.

This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons. 117531

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 Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) builds radars and other sensors for aircraft, spacecraft and ships. The business also provides communications and electronic warfare solutions and performs research in areas ranging from linguistics to quantum computing. SAS is headquartered in McKinney, Texas USA. 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.

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