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Sr Software Engineer II

Dallas, Texas

Overview

What does it take to make the world a safer place? It takes delivering innovative technology and collaborating with some of the finest talent in the engineering field. Whether you’re a software engineer or a mechanical engineer, at Raytheon you’ll grow a varied and rewarding career. And you’ll be supported with a comprehensive and competitive benefits package that promotes work/life. If you’re ready to take on today’s big challenges, discover a world of opportunity at Raytheon.

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Responsibilities

Are you a dynamic experienced Software Engineer interested in an opportunity to work in the greater Dallas area?

Then join our Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) team and contribute to programs that save lives and enable the freedoms we enjoy. Every day at SAS our extraordinary engineers are empowered for excellence and inspired to invent in an inclusive environment where work-life balance is an elegant solution, not a slogan.

Our dynamic and diverse engineers develop demanding, trusted, superior solutions to make the world a safer place. We are looking for a proven and progressive leader to join our Software Engineering Center team in Dallas, Texas.

SAS is a leading provider of integrated sensor, communication and electronic warfare systems giving military forces accurate and timely actionable information for the network-centric battlefield. You will continue your career working on cutting-edge technology for SAS by day, while in your free time you can explore the many cultural, entertainment and outdoor wonders that make Dallas so unique.

SAS offers robust reward and recognition programs in compensation, career development, health care, educational assistance, maternal and paternal leave, flexible work schedules, child/adult backup care, 401(k), paid holidays and paid time off. In addition, this position is eligible for relocation assistance.

You will work with SAS professionals around the country who thrive in a culture that celebrates the contributions of its employees. You will continue your career in a challenging and collaborative workplace, joining a team with a tradition of achievement through thought and teamwork.

At Space and Airborne Systems (SAS), we aspire to be the most admired defense and aerospace systems supplier through world-class people and technology.

At Space and Airborne Systems (SAS), we aspire to be the most admired defense and aerospace systems supplier through world-class people and technology.

Job Description:

Design, develop, test and integrate software for the Modular Mission Computer (MMC) family of airborne processor products. Tasking may involve all phases of the software development life cycle. The successful candidate will develop real time embedded software using the Scrum Agile methodology and standard SAS processes. In addition to the modification of the existing product line code base, there will be development of new software functionality/capabilities in order to meet specific product instantiation requirements. Development includes low level interface and control of processor board hardware and the creation of hardware, messaging and operating APIs for use by other software. Positions exist in both the development of deployable mission software and in the development of critical test software used to test/verify the mission software.


Required Skills:

  • 6+ years of professional software development experience
  • Real-time embedded software development experience
  • 6+ years C/C++ programming experience
  • Demonstrated experience with direct control of hardware devices and registers
  • Demonstrated ability to solve complex software development or integration issues using innovative solutions
  • Experienced with product development utilizing standard software development processes
  • Experience working independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.
  • Active Secret security clearance with investigation within last 5 years

Desired Skills:

  • Experience planning, conducting, coordinating and managing technical development activities.
  • System level thinking and pro-active engagement with management and other disciplines
  • Experience with product development utilizing the Scrum techniques of the agile software development process
  • Experience with Real Time Operating System (RTOS) such as Green Hills or VxWorks
  • Experience with National Instruments TestStand and LabWindows CVI

Required Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Math, Science or Engineering.

This position requires a U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. persons.
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Business Unit Profile

Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) builds radars and other sensors for aircraft, spacecraft and ships. The business also provides communications and electronic warfare solutions and performs research in areas ranging from linguistics to quantum computing. SAS is headquartered in McKinney, Texas USA. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world -- in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.

SAS is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Follow us on Twitter.

Relocation Eligible
Yes

Clearance Type
Secret - Current

Expertise
Software Engineering

Type Of Job
Full Time

Work Location
TX - Dallas

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.

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  • Adaptable
  • Communicator
  • Inventive
  • Leadership
  • Problem-Solver
  • Team player

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Felicia Jackson is regional vice president of RAYVETS, Raytheon's employee group for veterans and those who support them. After 24 years in the Air Force, she started a new career at Raytheon. "I wanted to go where people would support me," she told us.

Rewards

  • 401(k) / Retirement Plans

    Employer Matching, if you elect to enroll company matches up to 3%.

  • Work / Life Balance

    Raytheon supports a variety of flexible work arrangements including compressed work weeks, flextime, job sharing, 9/80, reduced hours and telecommuting.

  • Career Development

    At Raytheon, we foster an inclusive culture of professional development. We support a variety of developmental opportunities including: Mentoring programs, Skills Development, Leadership Development, Rotational job assignments, and Continuous Improvement, all of which contribute to advancement of our employee’s capabilities.

  • Paid Time Off

    Accrue paid time off monthly. Receive 10-12 holidays per year with some locations shutting down the week between Christmas and New Year’s Day.

  • Relocation Assistance

    Select technical positions are eligible for relocation packages. See specific job description for eligibility requirements.

  • Parental Leave

    Raytheon offers all eligible employees up to three weeks paid parental leave for the birth or adoption of a child (separate from paid maternity leave or Family & Medical Leave Act).

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