Principal Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Job Description:

The Software Engineering Center is seeking an enthusiastic and highly capable software engineer with a recent track record of successfully developing robust embedded, real-time software executing within challenging hardware and software environments. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Performing requirements development, design, implementation, integration, and verification of object-oriented, realtime embedded software in C/C++.

  • Assisting with system integration of the software, using investigation and debugging skills to assess issues and develop solutions.

  • Communicating effectively with team members across disciplines, especially with system engineering and program management

Required Skills:

  • 8 yrs experience developing object-oriented software utilizing C/C++.
  • Excellent ability to modify, integrate, and troubleshoot software in a complex processing environment
  • Must have an active DOD Secret Clearance with update within past 5 years and the ability to be accessed to Special Access Programs
  • US Citizenship

Desired Skills and Experience

**Current TS clearance strongly preferred**

  • Experience with all phases of the software development life-cycle

  • Competency with Microsoft Visual Studio and Eclipse IDEs

  • Experience with Green Hills INTEGRITY or VxWorks or other real time operating systems

  • Competency with Subversion

  • Experience with Agile development methods (Scrum)

  • Ability to work proactively to complete tasks with minimal oversight and direction

  • Ability to communicate effectively with team members across disciplines, project management, and customers

Required Education:

  • BS in Computer Science/Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Physics, Mathematics or similar discipline

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

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

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.