Software Engineer II (117659BR)

  • Raytheon
  • Portsmouth, Rhode Island, United States
  • 07/02/2018
Secret Engineering - Hardware / Software

Job Description

Location: Portsmouth Rhode Island Security Clearance: Secret

Job Description:
Are you interested in joining a community of diverse, dynamic, professional engineers? Are you a Software Engineer who is looking for an opportunity to work in a collaborative environment which is characterized by respect for the individual and working in a team setting? Our company is focused on achieving excellence through thought and team work while leveraging individual diversity. Our team makes a difference in protecting our military men and women both at home and overseas.

We have an opportunity for software engineers within the Integrated Sensor and Systems Software Department in Portsmouth, RI. The Integrated Sensor and Systems Software Department mission is to provide world class software to be used in military systems deployed at sea and on land. Our software teams employ an Agile Scrum process to rapidly design, code, integrate and test capabilities on a continuous basis into a mature solution for our customers. We strive for technical excellence by drawing upon a diverse workforce whose knowledge base covers the complete spectrum of modern computing languages and platforms.

A work/life balance is an important value at Raytheon. Our 9/80 work schedule offers flexibility to help successfully balance the work/life commitments. Located in scenic Portsmouth, RI, our facility has miles of nature trails, and it is located just five miles from historic Newport RI. It contains a fitness center with locker rooms, a dining center, research library and a fully staffed medical facility. The Young Employee Success Network (YESNET) is one of Raytheon’s employee resource groups with a focus on networking, new hire outreach, career development and community service.

These positions on a variety of software development teams which support the integration of the AN/SPY-6 radar, mine hunting programs, surface ship and submarine command and control systems, as well as internal research programs focused on the latest technologies. The successful candidate will be responsible for designing, implementing, debugging and fixing problems with the software applications, and supporting software integration and verification efforts. Our software applications are developed primarily using C++ and Java programming languages running Linux or UNIX operating systems on a variety of computing platforms. There will be travel opportunities to sites across the country to support system integration activities.
Required Skills:
  • 2+ years’ experience on all phases of Software Engineering including
  • 2+ year experience with C++ or Java
  • 2 years Linux or UNIX experience
  • Experience developing software in a team based development environment, preferably Agile/SCRUM
  • Strong verbal communication
  • This position requires the ability to obtain a US security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance
Desired Skills:
  • Existing secret clearance,
  • Broad real-time software development experience
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience in Agile development methods, including Scrum, automated testing and continuous integration
  • Software development experience in a DoD environment
  • Radar domain and Aegis Baseline 10 interface knowledge
  • Sonar domain knowledge
  • Strong problem solving ability
  • Self-starter and ability to lead development, integration and test activities
Required Education (including Major):
  • BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Software Engineering, or related engineering/science field.


This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 117659

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.


Headquartered in Tewksbury, Massachusetts, IDS has 32 locations around the world. Its broad portfolio of weapons, sensors and integration systems supports its customer base across multiple mission areas, including air and missile defense systems; missile defense radars; early warning radars; naval ship operating systems; C5ITM products and services; and other advanced technologies. IDS provides affordable, integrated solutions to a broad international and domestic customer base, including the U.S. Missile Defense Agency, the U.S. Armed Forces and the Department of Homeland Security. Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Software Engineering, All, Engineering Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Software Engineering
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