Automation Software Engineer (Automation Team) - Military veterans preferred
2018-10-17 Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Hampton Virginia United States
Raytheon IIS is currently seeking an Automation Software Engineer to join the Air Operations Center (AOC) team. Location of work is Hampton, VA.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:
Actively participate on a team of about 7-10 engineers to introduce and successfully apply automation to the Air Operations Center (AOC) functional and performance testing activities and automated installation, configuration, and deployment activities. (The AOC weapon system is a system-of-systems with over 25 major applications.)
Develop automated installation, configuration, and deployment scripts using multiple automation tools such as Red Hat Ansible and PowerShell
Implement an automation approach that includes modularity, reusability, configurability, sustainability, and quality
Develop automation scripts that adheres to quality and coding standards
Create and review new automation artifacts such as automated installation artifacts
Ensure configuration management and data management processes are followed for all automation scripts
Foster a collaborative working relationship with contacts in the independent test community and development program offices
Support the operations and sustainment of lab resources.
May supervise others.
Required Qualifications & Skills:
Current SECRET Clearance
Software engineering background including software design principles and software coding best practices.
Experience using automation tools, preferably Red Hat Ansible and PowerShell
Experience working in an Agile Scrum environment
YAML and/or PowerShell skills and experience
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Ability to produce detailed technical documentation
Ability to work on a team under pressure to meet strict schedule requirements
Additional Preferred Qualifications & Skills:
Experience automating installations and configurations on multiple operating system such as Windows, Unix, and Solaris
Experience with multiple automation tools, such as Chef, Puppet, and Ansible, PowerShell and their associated languages (Ruby, Puppet, YAML, PowerShell, etc.)
Experience with DevOps methods and associated toolchains, including Paired Programming, Continuous Integration, and Continuous Delivery
Bachelor’s degree with a minimum six (6) years of functional area experience; or
Master’s degree with a minimum four (4) years of functional area experience;
or PhD with a minimum two (2) years of functional area experience;
Professional related experience may be considered in lieu of partial degree; ie. 14 years' professional experience in lieu of Bachelor's degree.
This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 125743
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.