Principal Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred
2018-10-20 Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Herndon Virginia United States
Raytheon Mission Technologies is seeking a Software Architect / Senior Java developer to be an integral part of a Java Web Application development team to support both Raytheon products and customer programs in Herndon, VA. This Senior Software Engineer will be a key member of the development organization. They will work within an agile development organization and be accountable for refining software requirements, providing development estimates, designing and implementing software and managing timeline commitments. The engineer will be responsible for:
Design, develop and execute software solutions to address business issues
Provide architectural blueprints and technical leadership to our Software team
Work as an integral part of a cross-functional engineering team, collaborate with peer organizations, quality assurance and end users to produce cutting-edge software solutions
Evaluate and recommend tools, technologies and processes to ensure the highest quality product platform
Interpret business requirements to articulate the business needs to be addressed
Maintain and support existing features and products
Participate in code reviews and other techniques to improve code quality
Investigate and resolve support issues
Ensure automated builds and continuous integration are working at all times.
Contributing to technical documentation and training material.
Contributing to the continual improvement of the product and development processes.
Participating in software development process following agile model.
Raytheon employs individuals who have a creative and forward thinking approach to product development. If you enjoy an environment that encourages a technical curiosity, a readiness to learn and a desire to grow professionally, we would like to talk with you.
Must be US citizen and be able to obtain a clearance
Solid resume experience with developing RESTful web applications with database backend.
Must be detail-oriented, organized, and able to work well in a team environment as well as independently with little day-to-day guidance at times
Must possess strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or related field that can be waived for 5+ years of experience in the field of Computer Science
Preferred Additional Experience and Skills:
TS/SCI Clearance desirable
Experience with Spring, Mongo DB or other NoSQL databases is an advantage
Experience with AWS, and container services such as Docker, Kubernetes
Experience with frameworks such as Node JS, Angular JS, Queueing frameworks such as RabbitMQ, Caching frameworks such as Redis
Experience with large systems software design
Experience in creating or working with VMs
Experience with continuous integration unit testing, and automated testing
Experience with agile methodologies, iterative development, and refactor design as requirements evolve.
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.