Senior Software Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Advanced software technologies are critical to Raytheon’s Space and Airborne Systems’ strategic business areas – Advanced Concepts & Technologies (ACT), Electronic Warfare Systems (EWS), Integrated Communication Systems (ICS), Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR), Secure Sensor Solutions (S3), and Space Systems (SS).

Our 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 will:

  • Apply technical expertise associated with software development and design for Special Test Equipment to verify Flight Hardware and Software at Board, Unit, & System level.
  • Primary responsibilities include software development of Test Equipment Software to command, control, and telemetry of various space-based sensors and control mechanisms.
  • Additional responsibilities include: system, unit, and module software & system test activities, requirements management/development, software architecting and preliminary design.

**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 a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons.***

Required Skills:
  • 6+ years of related technical individual contributor experience in large team software engineering development.
  • BS degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Physics, or related field.
  • Experience in C/C++.
  • Experience with Test Development Environments (LabWindows/CVI, LabVIEW, TestStand).
  • Experience with Interfaces: GPIB.
  • Experience in full life-cycle software development, implementation, test, design and overall architecture.
  • Experience writing Software Requirements Specifications and Preliminary design development.
  • Experience with software test activities.
  • Strong written/oral communication and interpersonal skills.
  • U.S. Citizenship and the ability to access US only data systems.
  • Current Interim/Final Top Secret Clearance is required.
  • The candidate must be a self-starter, have the ability to work independently, and the ability to manage personal workload to meet assigned deadlines. The candidate should have experience successfully working in a collaborative environment with varying team sizes.
Desired Skills:
  • MS degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Physics, or related field.
  • Experience with Space Flight test and Integration.
  • Experience with Interfaces: Spacewire.
  • Experience with software implementation of timing and controls.
  • Experience with Built in Test (BIT) implementation.
  • Experience with Configuration Management tools.
  • Experience with tools such as RHAPSODY, JIRA, VectorCast, and GoogleTest.
  • Experience with automated test tools, techniques, and practices.
  • Experience with Agile-Scrum methodology.
  • Understanding of software development best practices and processes.
  • Knowledge of MS Office or other presentation tools.
This position has been approved for Relocation Assistance.

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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.