Principal Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Do you enjoy the rush of being a member of a high-performing team that is accomplishing great things? Are you always looking for the next peak to summit? If you shouted “Yes!” even before reading the full questions, Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems is the place for you. At RSAS, we design, develop, and integrate a mind-boggling array of products that support a broad array of missions and customer needs. If you meet the job requirements below, take your first step towards a long, rewarding career and Apply Today.

We are looking for an engineer whose immediate assignment will be to: Support new software development, knowledge of Python and Linux needed. Support integration and test. Experience with Agile development methods. Competency with Microsoft Visual Studio and Eclipse IDEs

Required Skills:

  • 8 yrs experience developing software utilizing C/C++ and Python
  • Strong experience with Python and Linux.
  • Must have an active DOD Secret Clearance with update within past 5 years and the ability to be accessed to Special Access Programs
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Ability to access US only data systems
Desired Skills and Experience:
  • Experience with all phases of the software development life-cycle
  • Competency with Microsoft Visual Studio and Eclipse IDEs
  • Experience with Red Hat Linux operating systems
  • Competency with Subversion
  • Experience with Agile development methods (Scrum)
  • Ability to be a great teammate and communicate effectively across disciplines, project management, and customers
  • Radar experience
Required Education:
  • BS in Computer Science/Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or similar STEM degree
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.

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

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.