Chief Solutions Architect - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon is supporting a U.S. Government customer on a large mission critical development and sustainment program to design, build, deliver, and operate a network operations environment with new cyber capabilities to address emerging threats.

Raytheon CSM is seeking a Chief Solutions Architect and Systems Designer to successfully architect design, lead and develop enterprise projects covering various aspects of systems, software development, processes and methodology.


  • Extensive experience in OOAD development, JEE, middleware and enterprise application architecture and implementation.
  • Understand large scale software implementations with SAFe/Agile experience.
  • Ability to see, suggest, model and deliver viable technical solutions for real world business problems.
  • Can successfully understand existing, as-is environment and model/articulate future state environment from design to sustainment/O&M.
  • Accept and influence independent Enterprise Architect outputs and maintain consistent architectural vision across Portfolio/Large Solution SAFe Agile Release Trains.
  • Coordinate activities of ART solution engineers/architects to encourage vision of single integrated system of systems implementation.

Technical Proficiency
  • Languages: Java, UML.
  • Java and JEE Technologies : JSP, Servlet, EJB, Hibernate, JMS, JNDI, JDBC
  • Architectural competencies: Business Modeling, Architectural Mechanisms, Design Patterns, POC development, Functional Estimation, Performance Tuning, Environments etc.
  • Databases: ORACLE, SQL SERVER
  • Tools : Rational Software Architect, DOORS, Atlassian tool suite, Redhat Ansible/Openshift, VMWare, GitHub
  • Methodologies: Agile, SAFe, Lean

Required Skills

  • Must have a Top Secret Clearance (SSBI within the last 5 years), TS/SCI Preferred
  • BS in Computer Science, Software Engineering or Computer Information Systems or equivalent experience
  • U.S. Citizenship required.
  • Must have 10 years of professional experience with in the IT Industry
  • Demonstrated experience in Mission Application transition to cloud/containerized architecture a plus.
  • Must have strong cyber security background and implemented large scale cyber security initiatives

Desired Skills
  • Masters Degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Information Systems or Cyber Security preferred
  • CISSP, SAFe, TOGAF, ITIL Foundations, AWS Certified Solutions Architect preferred


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.