Sr Software Engineer I - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Job Description:
What's our vision of tomorrow? At Raytheon, we aspire to be the most admired defense and aerospace systems supplier through world-class people and technology.

Intelligence, Surveillance & Reconnaissance Systems (ISRS), a business unit of Raytheon Space & Airborne Systems, is seeking key contributors for their El Segundo, CA area. ISRS is a cornerstone of Raytheon's sensing domain expertise and innovation, ISRS designs, develops, produces and supports a vast array of electro-optical/infrared sensors, active electronically scanned array/scanning radars, and various integrated systems solutions to provide customers with actionable information for strike, persistent surveillance, and special mission applications. These best-in-class systems perform detection, identification, tracking, targeting, navigation, weather, and situational awareness tasks from a variety of airborne platforms including maritime, littoral and overland patrol aircraft, unmanned aerial systems, and other tactical, attack and transport rotary and fixed wing aircraft. ISRS products are deployed by every branch of the Department of Defense, the Department of Homeland Security, and several other governments, commercial and international customers.

This Senior Software Engineering position will participate in the full life cycle software development for a new multi-year program within Raytheon SAS. Responsibilities include requirements development, design, code, unit test and integration of software within an agile development environment. Growth opportunities exist within this new business area.

Effort includes DevOps and infrastructure work along with new C/(Advanced)C++[11] development, enhancement of existing software, and the integration of existing COTS software into a variety of mission system configurations.

Position may be associated with either new customer funded effort or with an internal associated IRAD effort. This new development effort is product line focused. Some travel may be required in later stages of the system integration.

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.

***Position requires US Citizenship as candidate will be required to have a US Security Clearance within one year of employment***

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 4 years’ experience with the following:
    • Proficiency with C/(Advanced)C++[11] development
    • DevOps background
      • Continuous Integration / Test, multi-platform build systems, automation, scripting, testing frameworks
    • UNIX system administration familiarity, shell scripting
    • Virtualization and Containerization
    • Artifact repositories
    • Version control systems
  • Ability to communicate clearly in writing and verbally
  • US Citizenship
  • Ability to access US only data systems

Desired Skills:
  • Agile or iterative development experience
  • Data Integration and Design Pattern Experience
  • Experience with Radar and EO/IR
  • Experience integrating third party software
  • Embedded experience, VxWorks
  • Python, Groovy
  • Database / data backend
  • Data Networking
  • Middleware/IPC

Required Education:
Bachelor of Science degree (B.S.) in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field

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.