ART Release Engineer - Military Veterans Wanted

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

United States

Raytheon is supporting a U.S. Government customer on a large mission critical development and sustainment program to design, build, deliver, and operate a network operations environment with new cyber capabilities to address emerging threats.Raytheon CSM is seeking a Agile Release Train (ART) Release Engineer to support the development and deployment of advanced cybersecurity capabilities

Responsibilities Include:

- Managing and optimizing the flow of value (leading-edge cybersecurity capabilities) through the Agile Release Train using the Program Kanban
- Facilitating PI Planning readiness by fostering a Continuous Exploration process which drives the synthesis of a Vision, a Roadmap, and Backlog, and through Pre- and Post-PI Planning meetings
- Assisting the ART System Engineer and System Architect in performing architecture and design analysis of new Features in preparation of Program Increment Planning
- Collaborating with Agile Development Teams to ensure they understand the Features they are to implement
- Assisting and coordinating estimating the size of features by Agile Development Teams to ensure the Features can be implemented in a single Program Increment time box.
- Interfacing directly with the Government Release Train Engineer and assist them with:
Facilitating Pre-PI Planning activities including Feature grooming sessions
Conducting PI Planning Events
Facilitating Post-PI Planning activities
Drive relentless improvement via Inspect and Adapt workshops; determine improvements to system capabilities and system delivery processes (hardware, software, architecture, automated deployments, training, etc.)
Facilitating periodic synchronization meetings, including the ART sync and Scrum-of-Scrum
Summarizing Team PI Objectives into Program PI Objectives and publish them for visibility and transparency
- Assist with tracking the execution of features through the Program Increment
- Coach leaders, teams, and Scrum Masters in Lean-Agile practices and mindsets
- Helping manage risks and dependencies
- Escalating and tracking impediments
- Providing input on resourcing to address critical bottlenecks
- Encouraging collaboration between teams and System and Solution Architects/Engineering
- Working with Product and Solution Management, Product Owners, and other stakeholders to help ensure strategy and execution alignment
- Improving the flow of value through value streams by improving and assessing the DevOps and Release on Demand competency
- Facilitating System Demos at the end of each sprint
- Fostering Communities of Practice and the use of engineering and Built-In Quality practices

Required Skills

- Must be a US Citizen
- Top Secret clearance with SSBI in last five years (TS/SCI desired)
- Must be able to obtain DHS Suitability
- 8+ years of directly relevant systems engineering experience
- Experience and/or technical understanding of cybersecurity attack-mitigation techniques and cybersecurity architectures
- Cognizant of Systems Engineering Lifecycle (SELC) processes and practices, Change Management practices, requirements management, traceability, and associated tools

Desired Skills:
- Agile development methodology and DevOps experience
- Experience and/or familiarity with architectural views including operational, technical standards, and system/services views and business, data, applications, and technology architectures using applicable standards (e.g., DODAF, FEAF).
- Systems architecture experience including allocation of hardware and software requirements, development of use cases and stories, interface definition, and systems integration and test.
- Experience and/or familiarity with software and system lifecycle methodologies, (e.g ISO, CMMI, ITIL, Agile, SAFe).
- Experience with requirements management tools (DOORS preferred)
- Experience and/or strong familiarity of the Risk Management Framework (RMF) and security and privacy controls (NIST 800-37 and NIST 800-53)

Required Education:
BS Systems Engineering, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Computer Information Systems, OR a related field. Two years of related work experience may be substituted for each year of degree level education.

Desired Certifications:
Certified Systems Engineering Professional (CSEP)
Certified Scrum Master (CSM)

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.