Sr Principal Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

The R-MHT product line is looking for a software team member in support of developing advanced tracking software. Responsibilities include requirements analysis, software design, coding, testing, and documentation of the product. A qualified candidate for R-MHT would possess proficiency with C/C++/Java, embedded programming and algorithm development.

The candidate must be a self-starter, have the ability to work independently, and the ability to manage personal workload to meet assigned deadlines. The candidate should have experience successfully working in a collaborative environment. The candidate will be involved with the planning, conduct, and coordination of software designs, software architecture, development, test, and documentation.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum 10+ years of related technical individual contributor experience in large team software engineering development
  • 10+ years’ experience with C/C++/Java programming and similar languages
  • Work related experience in software architecture or algorithm development
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Visual Studio and Matlab
  • Applies and/or develops highly advanced technologies and concepts exhibiting an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity and resourcefulness in the architecture, design and concepts consistent with systems requirement and interface designs
  • Experience with all phases of the software development life cycle
  • Strong written/oral communication and interpersonal skills
  • Minimum 10 years of related technical individual contributor experience in large team software engineering development
  • U.S. Citizenship Status is Required as this position will require the ability to Access US Only Data Systems.
  • Active DoD Secret Security Clearance required DAY ONE 1
Desired Skills:
  • Experience with developing and integrating software for advanced Tracking Algorithms
  • Working knowledge with Controls, Stochastic Estimation, or Kalman Filtering
  • Experience with developing and integrating software for Ground, Surface, and/or Air Tracking applications
  • Experience with automated test tools, techniques, and practices
  • Experience with embedded operating systems
  • Experience with Agile-Scrum methodology
  • Understanding of software development best practices and processes
  • Knowledge of MS Office or other presentation tools
Required Education:
  • BS or STEM Degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Physics, or equivalent from an Accredited University.

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.