Software Engineer II

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

We have an opportunity for a Software Engineer II within the Patriot Modernization Department in Tewksbury Massachusetts. The Patriot Modernization Department?s mission is to provide world class software for Patriot, the world's pre-eminent air defense system.

As part of this team you will perform software development, including requirements definition, design and implementation, and testing. The candidate will be responsible for implementing new capabilities, debugging, and fixing problems within software applications, and supporting integration and verification efforts. Our software applications are developed using C++, Ada, Jovial programming languages running on a variety of computing platforms utilizing Linux, LynxOS, and Windows operating systems.

U.S Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.

Required Skills:

  • 2+ years in software engineering or related field
  • C++ Programming experience
  • Strong problem solving ability
  • Can work independently and develop solutions to complex problems
  • This position will require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. Citizens are eligible for a clearance.

Required Education:

  • Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science or related technical field

Desired Qualifications:

  • Leadership Experience
  • Real-time software development experience
  • Clear Case/Rational Apex or equivalent configuration management tool experience
  • Experience in Agile/Scrum development
  • Software development experience in DoD environment
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience working in a team environment developing commercial or defense system software applications
  • Active Security Clearance

What?s YOUR Mission?
Here at Raytheon, we work together as one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space and cyberspace. We?re inspired by a noble mission that?s shared by Raytheon employees around the globe and an inclusive culture that empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.

What We Offer: Whether you?re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon offers a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits Raytheon offers include paternal leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

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- Thomas A. Kennedy
Raytheon Chairman and Chief Executive Officer


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