Software Engineer - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Colorado Springs
United States

Software Engineer
Colorado Springs, CO


  • Software development in the Java language for Enterprise Services
  • Under minimal direction, provides specialized expertise within multiple systems, software disciplines, as well as general knowledge of related disciplines, applications implications, and customer areas
  • perform in-depth analysis and technical support of systems software products, including complex problem resolution, design, development, testing, operational integration, and user support
  • Maintain currency, debugs and configures related software products
  • Works from specifications to develop or modify operating systems applications
  • Assists with design, coding, benchmark testing, debugging and documentation of programs
  • Interfaces with other system support groups to resolve problems, setting standards and improving overall efficiency of the operating system
  • Designs, codes, tests and implements tools for operations automation
  • Works on most phases of software systems programming applications, and may require instruction and guidance in other phases

Required Skills:
  • Software engineering and software development with strong Java/ J2EE/C++ experience
  • Experience and knowledge of basic software practices such as coding standards and configuration management.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and an ability to work effectively in a rapid paced, team environment.
  • Current Secret Clearance.
  • Applicant should have good working knowledge of MS Office products.
  • Other required technical skills include:
    - use of common software development and management tools such as Clearcase and Eclipse
    - understanding of standard system engineering design artifacts such as Use Cases and SysML diagrams
    - experience implementing mathematical algorithms in source code

Desired technical skills:
  • Experience developing enterprise applications.
  • Familiarity with Java foundation classes and toolkits.
  • Knowledge of server side/database development, computer system administration; Net-centric, horizontal integration program expertise is a plus.
  • Flexibility and willingness to take on unanticipated tasking is highly desirable.
  • Experience in some or all of the following areas desired:
  1. - Command and control system application development
  2. - Experience with Software Integration testing
  3. - Strong problem solving skills, including the ability to review performance,identify root cause and recommend a solution.

Required Education:

Bachelor degree in software engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, or related field from an accredited college plus at least 6 years related professional experience.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment 147762

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.