Sr Software Engineer II - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) currently has an opening for a software engineer in the Software Engineering Center (SWEC). As a SWEC software engineer, the applicant will develop embedded software for radar modes in SAS. Software engineers are responsible for designing and developing hard real-time embedded software solutions in C/C++.

Providing engineering leadership to ensure that cost, schedule and technical performance comply with program needs and the SAS processes. Engineering leadership tasks include but not are not limited to such activities as ensuring adequate resources (personnel and assets) are dedicated to programs, providing technical guidance, developing career paths, facilitating alignment with engineering command media, leading productivity improvement and risk mitigation initiatives, perform other functional duties in support of the normal operations and providing cost estimates for proposal activities including basis of estimates. An active Secret clearance is required.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 6+ years of experience
  • Design and develop in C/C++ for hard real-time embedded software solutions
  • Experience with Software Architecture, Signal processing or Data processing
  • Strong understanding of Waterfall, Agile and Continuous
  • Track record of performing as a lead SW engineer for embedded software development teams
  • Hardware and Software integration experience
  • Experience contributing technical work products throughout the entire software life cycle
  • Experience working independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment
  • Active DOD Secret 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:
  • Active DOD Top Secret Clearance
  • Experience working on Tactical Radar programs
  • Experience developing on a broad range of architectures (ARM, x86, etc.)
  • Experience implementing continuous testing and integration automation frameworks for ease of development and triage

Required Education: Minimum Bachelor of Science Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Math and/or Science and/or STEM degree from accredited University.

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.