Database Manager & Tool Developer (18-115) - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Colorado Springs
United States

Job Description:
As member of the Integration & Test (I&T) Functional Area of the Missile Defense National Team for Command and Control, Battle Management, and Communications (C2BMC) (aka MDNT), this position will be paired with more experienced engineers to:

  • Develop tools for data analysis and data loading
  • Manage databases
  • Ensure availability and durability of servers at all times
  • Development of tools to validate database loads
  • Development of analysis tools to examine large data sets. Candidate will be involved with the identification of necessary tools, research of COTS based tools, and or on-going test tool development driven by the spiral migration of the C2BMC baseline.
  • Candidate is expected to travel as needed (less than 10%) but the majority of work will be conducted at Schriever AFB. Some non-standard work hours are possible intermittently. Testing will take place in a variety of environments/venues (stand-alone and integrated testing; in a laboratory, at a warfighter site, and potentially within multi-element ground and flight tests).

Required Skills:
  • The candidate must possess the technical skills necessary to support testing under general supervision for the evaluation of hardware, software, algorithms and processes to verify and characterize the capabilities of the Command and Control, Battle Management and Communications (C2BMC) element of the Ballistic Missile Defense System (BMDS).
  • Candidate must have professional communication, interpersonal, and problem-solving skills, and an ability to work effectively in a fast-paced team environment.
  • Experience with scripting languages (developing, debugging and maintaining) to develop data collection and management tools. ust possess the technical skills to develop tools to evaluate software, algorithms, and validity of data loads into databases.
  • Ability to develop and maintain analysis tools in accordance with requirements provided by test analysts.
  • Ability to configure the tools, adjust parameters, and develop scenarios to run in the tool
  • Ability to assist test analysts with tool troubleshooting.
  • Familiarity with relational databases; manipulation of large data sets; spreadsheet analysis, and associated tools, JAVA software, SQL queries.
  • Proficiency with UNIX, including shell scripting; JAVA, BASH, MATLAB, and PYTHON coding; SQL query development; manipulation of large data sets; use of tools for test analysis automation; use of tools to validate database loads.
  • Excel-based tools (VBA), understanding of relational databases and their development, and an understanding of test methods. Familiarity with MS Access.
  • Must be able to function as part of an experienced team in programming test tools managing databases.

Required Education (including Major):
  • Technical BA/BS (Engineering, Computer Science, Math) plus 4 years related experience.

This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 125704BR 125704

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.