Senior Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Senior Software Engineer: Senior software engineer for an existing software development project. The ideal candidate should have 6+ years’ experience developing Java-based solutions, be able to work in a fast-paced environment, mentor junior-level programmers, and be able to maintain a moderately-sized code base.

Required Skills:

  • 6+ years of experience in Java programming
  • 7+ years of experience with enterprise class software systems
  • 5+ years of database/content-repository indexing and optimization
  • Experience with the Eclipse development environment
  • Experience using static analysis tools (e.g. Fortify, Coverity, FindBugs)
  • Experience configuring and securing Apache Tomcat Web Server
  • Experience in writing Microsoft SQL queries and Stored Procedures
  • Experience implementing Web Services (WSDL, XSLT, XML, SOAP) and REST
  • Ability to provide quick-turn, immediate value solutions to the internal customer community in order to solve real performance challenges
  • Ability to revise and optimize existing code base to improve performance
  • Ability to analyze code and recommend architecture changes to improve performance
  • Participate in brainstorming discussions and suggests ideas as opportunities arise
  • Ability to bring innovative and lean thinking to the team in order to solve efficiency issues
  • Flexibility - ability to work in a very dynamic environment with the ability to understand the interrelationships between the data across all functions
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities
  • Able to work from high level requirements through detailed specifications, prototypes, software deployment, and administration
  • Ability to analyze technologies, technical processes and/or functions, document findings, identify areas for improvement, and create specifications
  • Proven experience in troubleshooting and solving complex problems
  • Must be comfortable working with the Subversion source control tool
  • Shall have experience implementing Agile Development tools, techniques and principles
  • Shall have experience developing solutions integrating and extending FOSS/COTS products
  • Shall have demonstrated technical writing skills and have generated technical documents in support of a software development project
  • Good writing, speaking and interpersonal skills; ability to take initiative and work unsupervised a must
  • Some travel required

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with EMC Documentum products
  • Experience with Flash and/or Flex programming
  • Knowledgeable in application of STIGs to secure applications and operating systems
  • Security certifications (Security +, CISSP)
  • Recent experience deploying security solutions for DoD networks (JWICS, SIPRNET, NIPRNET)
  • Multi-platform experience (Windows, UNIX, LINIX) a plus
  • Experience in deploying COTS solutions in DCID 6/3 and/or ICD 503 accredited networks
Required Education (including Major): BS/BA (Computer Science, Computer Engineering). Non-degreed candidates with appropriate level of experience will be considered.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 125736

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.