SW Engineer for Modeling & Simulation - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Job Description:
Raytheon’s Space Programs lead the industry in demonstrating the speed and agility required for next generation responsive space missions. A qualified candidate for the Space Programs must apply and/or develop highly advanced technologies and concepts exhibiting an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness in the architecture, design, development, and test of SW products.

Senior software developer and technical leader with experience in modeling and simulation; developing models, analytical tools, and executive level visualizations for mission-level simulations. Candidate should be an experienced and effective communicator, task leader, and technical decision maker. Follow and/or recommend changes to processes and procedures. Work as a self-starter. Provide and meet budget and schedule requirements. Prepare and present or support presentations to management and customers. Produce documentation related to the design and release of software artifacts. Responsibilities include: implementation of the software life cycle which encompasses requirement definition, software development, model integration and software verification, as well as troubleshooting, generating and resolving software change requests, and testing and integrating delivered software.

Required Skills:

  • Must have practical coding experience using C/C++ Object Oriented, Java, and MATLAB languages
  • 6+ years of experience in physics-based modeling and simulation
  • Software development lifecycle experience
  • Experience developing software models to execute in large mission-level simulation environments
  • Must have experience in integrating complex models into existing simulation frameworks
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication skills and strong team-player.
  • Has experience or desire to provide technical leadership to teams of 5-10 engineers
  • Minimum 8 years of related technical individual contributor experience in large team software engineering development
  • Existing Top Secret or SCI security clearance
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

Desired Skills:

  • Experience with Model Based Software Development
  • Experience with Systems Tool Kit and Freeflyer
  • Experience with Agile Development and associated tools such as JIRA
  • Understanding of software development best practices and processes
  • Knowledge of MS Office or other presentation tools

Required Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related technical degree. Highly desire a Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related technical field.

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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.