University Programs: Engineering Intern - Military veterans preferred

2019-09-05
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

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  full-time   employee


Salt Lake City
Utah
United States

***Great opportunity for current college students entering their Junior or Senior year by Fall 2020 or college graduate students (entering or currently enrolled) in a graduate program by Fall 2020. If you are not a current college or graduate student, please visit our other opportunities at and apply!***

As a Defense Contractor, there are specific programs requiring a certain level of Security Clearance and Special access for assigned staff. The selected candidate will be required to secure these accesses. Not being able to secure the Interim Secret Security Clearance needed for this position may result in an offer of employment being rescinded. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a Security Clearance.

Job Description:

Raytheon Applied Signal Technology professionals thrive in a culture that celebrates the contributions of its employees, where you can continue your career as a Software Engineer in a challenging and collaborative workplace, one in which you will be inspired to innovate in an inclusive environment where work-life balance is an elegant solution, not a slogan.
You will work in Salt Lake City, Utah, on cutting-edge technology for RAST, which develops systems to provide integrated sensor and signal processing products in support of intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance that protect your family, your nation and enhance global security. In your free time you explore the historical, cultural, sporting and outdoor activities that abound in Utah from snow-covered mountains to its desert national parks that are often the backdrops for Hollywood productions.
We are pursuing top talent to join the Raytheon team and support our vision to be “One global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place”. Our software engineers are developing and maintaining the critical capabilities which arm and defend our warfighters.

Working in the Space and Airborne Systems business unit of Raytheon, you can contribute to cutting edge technologies across surface, air, cyber and space domains, supporting precision engagement, missile defense, homeland security, integrated communications, and intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance. Candidates have the opportunity to work alongside and be mentored by the best and the brightest engineers and scientists who are providing radar and sensor solutions which deliver superior detecting, ranging, and tracking for military forces worldwide. In addition to maintaining a strong portfolio of core capabilities, we continue to expand globally and innovate in our growth markets. Opportunities exist to participate on innovative teams which are providing the most advanced research and development capabilities to solve the most complex problems.

Typical job functions for the Software Engineer I include participation on collaborative, cross-disciplined integrated product teams, often employing agile software development techniques and tools to plan, design, develop, test, and integrate complex software and systems solutions. Responsibilities span the full lifecycle of product development, from architecture and design, through integration, flight test, and field support. You will work and learn in an engineering organization with the highest software engineering process maturity level as recognized by the Software Engineering Institute.

The candidate will work with experienced developers in our Salt Lake City office for the protection of our country.

Required Skills:

  • Experience in C/C++
  • Working knowledge of Linux or Unix
  • 2 years software development experience (i.e. internship, co-op, team based projects, etc.)
  • Experience with Object Oriented Design and Development
  • Experience with multi-threaded code
  • Experience verifying and validating the software and system work as intended
  • Experience working both in a team environment and individually
  • Experience developing, coding, testing, and debugging complex algorithms
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date.
Desired Skills:
  • Understanding of standard system engineering design artifacts such as Use Cases
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA (Please upload an unofficial transcript when applying)
  • Exposure to Communications Systems and theory and Signal Processing concepts
  • Experience with Object Oriented Design and Development
  • Experience with Configuration Management tools, such as git
  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python and Perl
  • Experience with UI development
  • Experience with Qt
  • Experience and/or knowledge of network protocols, such as TCP/IP
  • Experience with or basic understanding of telecommunications systems concepts and/or signal processing
  • Experience with system-level integration and testing, specifically, the integration of advanced, custom processing systems, testbeds, and software
Required Education (including major):
  • Currently pursuing a BS / BA Degree from a 4-year Accredited University and entering as a College Junior or Senior year OR pursuing a MS / MA / PhD by Fall 2020.
  • Must be working towards a Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Physics, or equivalent technical discipline.
  • Must be appropriate grade level listed above.
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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.