University Programs: Software Engineering Intern - Military veterans preferred

2018-11-04
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Salt Lake City
Utah
United States

***Great opportunity for current college students entering their Junior or Senior year by Fall 2019 or college graduate students (entering or currently enrolled) in a graduate program by Fall 2019. If you are not a current college or graduate student, please visit our other opportunities at and apply!***

As a defense contractor, there are specific programs requiring a certain level of security clearance and special access for assigned staff. The selected candidate will be required to secure these accesses. Not being able to secure the Interim Secret Security Clearance needed for this position may result in an offer of employment being rescinded.

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.


Job Description:
Raytheon Applied Signal Technology professionals thrive in a culture that celebrates the contributions of its employees, where you can continue your career as a Systems Engineer in a challenging and collaborative workplace, one in which you will be inspired to innovate in an inclusive environment where work-life balance is an elegant solution, not a slogan.
You will work in Salt Lake City, Utah, on cutting-edge technology for RAST, which develops systems to provide integrated sensor and signal processing products in support of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance that protect your family, your nation and enhance global security. In your free time you explore the historical, cultural, sporting and outdoor activities that abound in Utah from snow-covered mountains to its desert national parks that are often the backdrops for Hollywood productions. Raytheon offers robust reward and recognition programs in compensation, career development, health care, educational assistance, maternal and paternal leave, flexible work schedules, child/adult backup care,401(k), paid holidays and paid time off.

Our Engineering Division has a need for an Engineering Intern to design, build, integrate, and maintain advanced high-capacity systems that process modern high-speed communications for the US intelligence community. The successful candidate will also have a solid understanding of concepts related to networking, software architecture, and standard programming practices.

The candidate will work with experienced developers in our Salt Lake City office for the protection of our country. The successful candidate will also generate briefings and present material clearly to team members, customers, and Raytheon Applied Signal Technology management as necessary.

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

For Multi-Level Intern Requisitions:
This position can be a Salary Grade of G04, G05 or NUG based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position.

  • G04 (College Junior by Fall 2019) - must have completed 60 hours of college
  • G05 (College Senior by Fall 2019) - must have completed 90 hours of college
  • NUG (Post- Graduate-Masters-PhD by Fall 2019) - must have an undergraduate degree and currently enrolled or about to enroll in a graduate degree program

Required Skills:
  • Experience in C/C++
  • Working knowledge of Linux or Unix
  • Software development experience (i.e. internship, co-op, team based projects, etc.)
  • Experience with Object Oriented Design and Development
  • Experience with multi-threaded code
  • Experience verifying and validating the software and system work as intended
  • Experience working both in a team environment and individually
  • Experience developing, coding, testing, and debugging complex algorithms
  • US Citizenship
  • Ability to obtain a Top Secret clearance

Desired Skills:
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Please upload an unofficial transcript when applying)
  • Understanding of standard system engineering design artifacts such as Use Cases
  • Exposure to Communications Systems and theory and Signal Processing concepts
  • Experience with Object Oriented Design and Development
  • Experience with Configuration Management tools, such as git
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python and Perl
  • Experience with UI development
  • Experience with Qt
  • Experience and/or knowledge of network protocols, such as TCP/IP
  • Experience with or basic understanding of telecommunications systems concepts and/or signal processing
Required Education:Currently pursuing a BS / BA degree from a four-year university and entering as a college Junior or Senior year OR pursuing a MS / MA / PhD by Fall 2019. Must be working towards a degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering Major, or equivalent technical discipline. Must be appropriate grade level listed above.

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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.