Sr. Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Annapolis Junction
United States

Raytheon is a premier engineering company which provides technical solutions that address security challenges and strengthen our customers. We bring exceptional talent to an array of missions that includes mission systems and analytics, computer network operations, vulnerabilities, characterization, information assurance, and emerging technologies to expand cybersecurity solutions.

Job Description:
The experienced software engineer will build performance monitoring solutions and metrics reporting for web applications. The candidate will design and build custom reports to reflect web application performance over time. The candidate will evaluate customer web applications to recommend appropriate solutions for monitoring and will utilize COTS products and custom monitoring solutions. The candidate will configure and integrate COTS products, such as HP SiteScope, HP Diagnostics, and HP OMi, to support a large number of monitored services (hundreds to thousands). The candidate will ensure the COTS products function properly in a secure environment with PKI-based authentication, corporate authorization services, firewalls, and SSL/TLS communications. The candidate will be responsible for testing and learning new releases of the HP tools and effective use of the tools. The candidate may leverage the COTS product Java APIs to extract service metrics. The ideal candidate must possess a good understanding of network, operating system, application and end-point performance, tuning and measurements. As the effort grows, the candidate will need to scale resources in the cloud including infrastructure automation, and pushing metrics into the cloud for manipulation and visualization. The candidate must have strong organization, communication, and collaboration skills and be customer-focused and results oriented.

Required Skills:

  • TS/SCI Clearance with polygraph
  • 8 years of Software Engineering experience. An additional 4+ years of Software Engineering experience may be substituted for the degree for a total of 12 years.
  • 3+ years work experience in the SIGINT, IA, or IT domains.
Critical Skills:
  • 5-10 years computer/IT professional experience
  • 2+ years Java, JavaScript, Python, or Perl programming
  • 1+ years UNIX scripting
  • Familiar with web application technologies (e.g., html, web servers, and application servers)
  • Proficient in UNIX commands
  • Proficient in Windows
  • HP Business Service Management (BSM) tool suite experience is desirable:
    • HP SiteScope
    • HP Diagnostics
    • HP Operations Manager I (OMi)
    • HP Performance Manager
    • HP Ops Bridge Reporter
  • Experience with Elastic ELK stack (Elasticsearch, Logstash, or Kibana)
  • Experience with Groovy
  • System administration background
Required Education (including Major):
Bachelor’s Degree or higher in computer engineering or in a field related to the computer engineering or computer science disciplines.

Qualified applicants subject to a U.S. government security background investigation and must meet minimum eligibility requirements for access to classified information. U.S. Citizenship and an active TS/SCI with Polygraph Security Clearance is required. 138681

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.