Principal Software Engineer

2018-09-13
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Fullerton
California
United States

Job Description
Looking for a challenging software engineering opportunity? Command and Control and Battlefield Radar(C2BFR) Software Department in Fullerton, California is seeking engineering professionals to be part of our Software Engineering teams that design and develop world-class Surveillance Radar products.

The C2BFR department is the focal point for radar software development including target detection, tracking, identification/classification and calibration/diagnostics.

Software Engineers in this position will be responsible for supporting multiple programs and multiple platforms. Successful candidates will be expected to perform as individual contributors working as part of a high performing Integrated Product Team. Tasks will include software design, software development, software debugging, integration and testing.

There may be travel opportunities to sites across the country to support system integration and test activities.

Required Skills:

  • 8+ years of experience in all phases of software engineering
  • Experience developing Java, C, C++ and/or Ada applications
  • Experience with Real-Time Operating Systems such as VxWorks and Linux
  • Experience developing software in a team based development environment, preferably Agile/SCRUM
  • Strong verbal communication
  • This position requires an active secret clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only US Citizens are eligible for a clearance.
  • Flexibility to travel 25% of the time


Desired Skills:

  • Broad real-time development experience (high performance, multi-threaded embedded software designs)
  • Prior experience with Defense Radar Design and/or Development programs
  • Design experience in the following radar system areas: receiver, exciter, waveforms, digital beamforming, signal processing
  • Experience developing software in a team based development environment, preferably Agile/SCRUM
  • Advanced experience developing with C++ using object oriented design
  • Software development experience in a Department of Defense environment
  • Excellent communication, technical writing, oral presentation, and interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter and ability to lead development, integration and test activities
  • Ability to travel to Massachusetts for 2 to 3 months of training. (Travel costs are covered by the company and will include periodic trips back to California.)

Education:
BS or MS with an emphasis in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, Software Engineering, or related engineering field.

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