Principal Software Engineer - Active TS/SCI Required - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

El Segundo
United States

This position can be based out of El Segundo, CA or Denver, CO

Job Description:
Advanced software technologies are critical to Raytheon’s Space and Airborne Systems’ strategic business areas – Advanced Concepts & Technologies (ACT), Electronic Warfare Systems (EWS), Integrated Communication Systems (ICS), Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR), Secure Sensor Solutions (S3), and Space Systems (SS).
Our Space Programs lead the industry in demonstrating the speed and agility required for next generation responsive space missions. A qualified candidate for the Space Programs will apply technical principles, theories, and concepts associated with software development and design for Object Oriented systems. Responsibilities include support to requirements management/development, software architecting and preliminary design. Additional responsibilities include: software development of data processing systems, and unit and module software test activities. Development is performed in a cloud base environment using Agile principles.
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 an Agile collaborative environment. The candidate will be involved with the planning, conduct, and coordination of software designs, software architecture, and documentation.

***Requires US Citizenship and Active and Current TS/SCI clearance ***

Required Skills:

  • 8+ years of related technical individual contributor experience in large team software engineering development.
  • Experience in Object Oriented C/C++, Python.
  • Experience in Agile software development.
  • Experience with development in a cloud environment.
  • Experience in full life-cycle software development, implementation, design and overall architecture.
  • Experience with software test activities.
  • Experience presenting to and interfacing with both internal and external customers.
  • US Citizenship and the ability to access US only data systems.
  • Requires US Citizenship and Active and Current TS/SCI clearance
Desired Skills:
  • MS degree in Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Physics, or related field.
  • Experience with development on large ground stations.
  • Experience with micro-services architecture.
  • Experience with real-time data processing.
  • Experience with small team leadership.
  • Understanding of software development best practices and processes.
  • Knowledge of MS Office or other presentation tools.
  • OPIR program experience.
Required Education (including Major):
  • Bachelors degree in Computer Engineering, Engineering, Science, Mathematics, Physics, or related field.

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization. 150904

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.