Software Development Engineer - IV (108503BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Sunnyvale, California, United States
  • 06/13/2018

Job Description

Are you inspired by a job that challenges you to be proactive, make design decisions, and generate new ideas that will push products above and beyond?
Raytheon Applied Signal Technology (RAST) has a need for a Senior Software Engineer to design, build, and maintain advanced high-capacity systems that process modern high-speed communications for the US intelligence community.

The successful candidate will work with other experienced engineering staff in Sunnyvale, CA to develop and deliver cutting-edge engineering solutions. The successful candidate has strong written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to work independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment.

Basic Qualifications/Requirements:
· BS degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related field
· 6+ years of experience in software development using C++ and/or Java
· Experience scripting with modern languages such as Python, Ruby, or Perl
· Experience with Object Oriented software design
· Experience developing with GCC in Linux/Unix environments
· Experience working with a rigorous software development process including requirements decomposition, design, implementation, unit testing, system integration, and documentation
· Experience working both in a team environment and individually
· Proactive self-starter with excellent verbal and written communication skills
· Ability to obtain/maintain TS/SCI clearance
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date

Desired Skills/Experience:
· Active TS/SCI clearance within the last 2 years
· Experience with UI software development with Qt or other cross-platform frameworks
· Experience in web application development with Javascript, Adobe Flash, and/or HTML5
· Experience designing, using, and maintaining object relational databases such as MySQL or PostgreSQL
· Experience with lab testing equipment like spectrum analyzers and signal generators
· Experience with Linux/Unix shell scripting
· Linux OS system administration skills
· Experience and/or knowledge of network protocols such as TCP/IP
· Understanding of telecommunications, data communications systems, wireless communications concepts and/or signal processing fundamentals
· Effective communication skills (i.e. Oral, Written & Listening)
· Ability to work effectively on diverse multi-discipline teams

Required Education (including Major):
•BS degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or a related field

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
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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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