Software Engineer II - Military veterans preferred
2019-01-15 Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Tucson Arizona United States
The Test Systems Solutions Center (TSSC) applies a systems approach to provide total test solutions that ensure the quality of Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) products. The TSSC uses common platforms and processes to design/develop production, depot and engineering test stations.
Domestic and international travel
Innovative rapid prototyping
Supporting live-fire testing of our products
Designing, developing or using commercial software for simulation and test equipment environments
Designing, developing or integrating methods and equipment to effectively test systems.
Organization Description: RMS – Systems Test Directorate is seeking a Software Engineer for the TSSC. The selected candidate will participate on multidiscipline engineering teams performing design, development and integration of RMS test products within TSSC. Typical work involves the development of both engineering and production test equipment, environments and systems. As such, the candidate will contribute to the completion of all stages of test product development, and will be responsible for performing technical, cost and schedule management of their assigned projects. They will be expected to act, either as a part of their team or independently, to uncover and resolve issues associated with the development and implementation of test products.
This position is focused on, but not limited to, the design, development, integration, test, and maintenance of software for TSSC. The selected candidate will develop applications, libraries, and instrument drivers using the software style, development language, and integrated development environment specified by TSSC. U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Professional engineering experience developing and implementing high order programming languages (C#, C++, or C is preferred) is required.
Desired Skills: Working knowledge of computer architecture and computer hardware optimization techniques.
Experience with the development and integration of software drivers for the operation of computer hardware interfaces.
Knowledge in common computer hardware interface and data protocols such as TCP/IP, UDP, RS-422 (experience with Microsoft Windows operating systems is preferred).
Experience developing automated test systems (familiarity with National Instruments (NI) TestStand is preferred).
Experience with laboratory test instrumentation, electronics and software (experience with NI VISA, NI Measurement and Automation Explorer, or NI Switch Executive is preferred).
Experience prioritizing and handling multiple tasks in a production environment, developing solutions under only general direction, and demonstrating solid troubleshooting skills.
Professional engineering experience working within a team environment.
Strong written and interpersonal communication skills.
Knowledge of Software Configuration Management principles, environments and tools.
Knowledge in computer scripting language such as MATLAB/Shell/Perl/Python.
Requires a Master of Science degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and less than 18 months of professional engineering experience.***Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition***
Desired Education (including Major):
ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard
3.0 cumulative GPA
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This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement. Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens. Interested job seekers must apply online at to determine if they meet qualifications for specific positions and other employment requirements.
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.