Sr Principal Software Eng - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

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Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services (IIS) has an immediate opening for a Sr Principal Software Engineer. We've begun our journey into DevOps and we need your help to accelerate adoption! The qualified candidate will have a keen interest in DevOps philosophies, background implementing systems utilizing DevOps practices, and a blend of skills from architect to technologist, with strong business acumen. The position is hands-on; therefore, the successful candidate will have strong implementation, diagnostic, and leadership skills.

Responsibilities Include:
• Ensure common DevOps pipeline architecture decisions are implemented consistently across program teams
•Design, implement, and understand business processes and automation to help programs mature DevOps process
• Develop and deliver DevOps Overview and in-depth training to team members from all functions and disciplines
• Use tools such as Value Stream Mapping and Maturity Assessments during engagements with programs to drive improvement
• Define the measures, metrics, and performance reporting processes to scope DevOps opportunities and assess measurable benefits
• Spearhead training and program process assessment projects to increase DevOps adoption
• Drive collaboration and open communication across functional boundaries
• Maintain current knowledge of technology landscape and developments
• Ability to travel up to 50%

Required Skills:
• Experience leading teams in the adoption of agile or DevOps
• Experience with automated system integration and test
• Strong verbal and written communications skills and ability to lead effectively across disciplines, functional areas and other business units
• Familiarity with the use of common CI/CD Pipeline Tools such as Puppet, Chef, Docker, Kubernetes, AWS, test automation tools, etc.
• Strong grasp of automation tools
• Knowledge of best practices and IT operations
• Ability to use a wide variety of open source technologies and cloud services (AWS desired)
• Understanding of Aerospace and Defense contracts, metrics, gates, etc.

Clearance Requirements: Requires a current/active TS/SCI clearance

Desired Skills:
• Experience using maturity assessment tools like VSM, DORA
• Strong knowledge of containerization technology/platform (Docker, OpenShift, PCF)
• Exposure to Information Assurance compliance to specified standards, e.g. ICD-503 or Risk Management Framework
• Ability to adapt in fast-paced and changing environment

Education Requirements:
• Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or Physics and 10 years of related work experience or an additional 8 years of related work experience in lieu of degree. Graduate degree preferred in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, Physics, or Organizational Management.
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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.