Software Engineer II (118306BR)

  • Raytheon
  • El Segundo, California, United States
  • 10/30/2018
Secret Engineering - Hardware / Software

Job Description

Location: El Segundo California Security Clearance: Secret - Current

Advanced software technologies are critical to Raytheon’s Space and Airborne Systems’ strategic business areas – Advanced Concepts & Technologies (ACT), Electronic Warfare Systems (EWS), Integrated Communication Systems (ICS), Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR), Secure Sensor Solutions (S3), and Space Systems (SS).

The Space, GNS (Global Positioning System & Navigation Systems) and STE (Special Test Equipment) Department is a key strategic member of the Software Engineering Center. The SGNSS Department develops and delivers industry-leading Space, GNS & STE technologies. We exceed our internal and external customer expectations by proactively offering superior functionality and serve as a rapid responder to their needs. We diligently adhere to Raytheon’s values of People, Integrity, Commitment and Excellence.

Our Space Programs lead the industry in demonstrating the speed and agility required for next generation responsive space missions. A qualified candidate for the Space Programs will apply technical principles, theories, and concepts associated with software development and design for Object Oriented embedded systems. Primary responsibilities include requirements management/development, software architecting and preliminary design. Additional responsibilities include: software development of command, control, and telemetry of various space-based sensors and control mechanisms, and unit and module software test activities.

The candidate must be a self-starter, have the ability to work independently, and the ability to manage personal workload to meet assigned deadlines. The candidate should have experience successfully working in an Agile collaborative environment. The candidate will be involved with the planning, conduct, and coordination of software designs, software architecture, and documentation.

**U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.**

Required Skills:

  • 2+ years of related technical individual contributor experience in team engineering development.
  • BS or higher degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Physics, or equivalent.
  • Working knowledge of Matlab.
  • Applies and/or develops highly advanced technologies and concepts exhibiting an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness in the architecture, design and concepts consistent with systems requirement and interface designs.
  • Experience in a matrixed environment working with Integrated Product Teams (IPTs).
  • Working knowledge of Agile SW Development Cycles.
  • Working experience in MS Office or other presentation tools.
  • Experience presenting to and interfacing with both internal and external customers.
  • US Citizen.
  • Access to US only data.
  • DoD Secret Clearance.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience in Object Oriented C/C++, Python
  • Experience with development in a cloud environment
  • Experience in full life-cycle software development, implementation, design and overall architecture
  • Experience with software test activities
  • Experience with development on large ground stations
  • Experience with mico-services architecture
  • Experience with space command and control
  • Understanding of software development best practices and processes

This position has been approved for Relocation Assistance.



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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