Software Engineer II - Configuration Management - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

*** Successful candidate must have graduated from an accredited University or College within the last 18 months***

The Whole Life Systems Engineering (WLSE) mission is to provide superior mission support and data integrity through innovation, collaboration, accountability, and flawless execution throughout the product life cycle, resulting in best value solutions. Our responsibilities include minimizing the total cost of ownership through engineering upfront planning and decision analysis related to product reliability, maintainability, supportability, safety and environmental impacts to our customers. It also includes the operational aspects of mission support such as field and technical support, repairs and spares management and program management support. WLSE also is responsible for configuration management, including software configuration management, as well as data management. Our vision is to be the provider of innovative affordable engineering solutions for product life cycle assurance and support to ensure customer satisfaction.

Job Description:

The Software Configuration Management (SWCM) department follows the basic principles of Configuration Management. SWCM establishes and maintains the integrity of the products for the program through the entire life-cycle of computing products. The WLSE SW Configuration Management Department provides innovative solutions through automation, continuous improvement and a skilled workforce to provide support for all computing products including embedded software, configurable logic, test equipment, simulations, COTS and tools.

The selected entry level software engineer will work under the direction of senior
Whole Life Systems Engineering (WLSE) Software Configuration Management (SWCM) engineers and their engineering management on SWCM tasks that include; software identification, change control, audits, status accounting and product release. Perform software builds and provide support to the Program and Software Configuration Control Board. Maintain Action Item and Change Request databases. Follow Raytheon Policies and Directives in accordance with established Program documentation and work instructions under close direction of SWCM Team Lead and/or Section Manager.

US Citizenship is required as this position needs an active US Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Required Skills:

  • Good understanding of Windows and Unix/Linux OS
  • Good Communication Skills
  • MS Office Skills
  • Software Development and/or Tool experience
  • Existing US Security clearance at a minimum of a Secret level (Top Secret preferred)
  • U.S. Citizenship is required

Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge of Agile Development methodologies
  • Scripting and CM Tool knowledge (Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) - Git , IBM Rational Team Concert (RTC), and/or IBM Rational Synergy)
  • Knowledge of the Software Development Lifecycle
  • In-depth experience with Unix/Linux OS

Required Education (including Major):

Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or related field.

The Job Title for a Master of Science degree is a Software Engineer II.

Desired Education:

  • ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard
  • 3.0 cumulative GPA desired

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.

***Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition***

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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.