Software Development Engine - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon Pasadena is looking for a Software Development Engineer to support exciting projects/missions. The successful candidate will work as part of a team of software developers, system administrators and other mission team members.

Work Activities:

  • Work with Mission Control Systems to develop software applications to support flight projects, including uplink command and downlink telemetry processing.
  • Support all phases of the spacecraft development life cycle: Launch, cruise and EDL as well as science operations
  • Debug and root-cause complex problems and issues found in products/systems
  • Write quality test documents and reports
No Visa Sponsorship

Education / Work Experience:
Bachelor of Science in STEM related discipline with a minimum of 4 years of related experience.

Required Skills:
  • Strong experience in web technology including, but not limited to: RESTful web services, web user interface frameworks, JavaScript, Node.js frameworks
  • Experience with Python, Flask, and web development
  • Knowledge of modern software development tools and practices: GitHub, Eclipse, continuous integration, automated software testing, Agile methodology, DevOps, etc.
  • Database experience including SQL
  • Knowledge of secured network communication protocols and SSL certificate
  • Strong software engineering skill with strong system debugging and issue solving skills
  • Extensive knowledge of software build cycles
  • Experience deploying code
  • Experience in software architecture
  • Good verbal and written communication skill for end users issue analysis support

Desired Skills:
  • Prior experience of JSON and XML processing
  • Knowledge of object-oriented or service-oriented design patterns
  • Knowledge of container and runtime orchestration frameworks (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes, Mesos, Elastic Container Service)
  • Knowledge of LINUX and RedHat operating systems
  • Knowledge of Cloud technology and Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Ability to work with a team of 8-10 software engineers under pressure of firm deadlines
  • Knowledge of spacecraft systems and telemetry data packaging and processing
  • Knowledge of JPL Software Development Standard Practices (SDSPs)

Work Location:
The position is located in Pasadena CA

This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 129374

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.