Software Architect - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Colorado Springs
United States

Software Architect
Colorado Springs, CO

Key Responsibilities:

  • Requirement assessments, software design, documentation, development, unit testing and integration.
  • Knowledge of systems software design/development and military standards is expected.

Technical Skill Required:
  • Proficient in Java and have had hands-on experience in object oriented design and development. Software development is currently in an Eclipse IDE and target platforms are Windows and Linux.
  • Ability to span between architecture and code -Experience with Web client and services architectures
  • Experience with Web client technologies such as JavaScript, TypeScript, Node.js
  • Experience with Map client architectures and implementations such as WorldWind, Cesium, and Luciad/Hexagon -Experience with Web socket communications
  • Experience with the following COTS/Shareware is preferred: DOORS, maven, clearcase or git, clearquest or equivalent work flow management tool, Enterprise Architect or equiv UML modeling tool, static code analysis tool (e.g. Fortify, checkstyle, findbugs), JEE application server (JBoss, Apache Tomcat,
  • Experience desired with secure programming practices, Risk Management Framework (RMF) compliance, STIG compliance, client / server programming techniques, and threaded programming.
  • Experience with Agile Development, Automated Testing, and Design by Contract a plus.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook, Powerpoint, and Word).

Desired Skills:
  • Experience in the integration of separate software packages into a single system.
  • Missile Defense or Integrated Air and Missile Defense domain experience is required.
  • Experience should include software generation (actual coding) and troubleshooting analysis for large integrated systems.
  • Requirement development, design refinement, coding and integration.
  • Team leadership and exceptional people skills
  • Must be able to work independently, research, solve problems quickly, and work effectively with other software developers.

Education Required
  • BS degree from an accredited college in Computer Science/EE/Math/Physics, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 8 years of professional experience
  • Security Clearance SECRET current

This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.


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.