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Software Engineer - Graduate intern - Summer 2020

Cambridge, Massachusetts

Overview

How do you protect against those with bad intentions? You create innovative technical processing solutions and collaborate with some of the finest talent in the IT field. Whether you’re an Information Systems Technologist or an Encryption Strategy Expert, 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 balance. If you’re ready to take on today’s big challenges, discover a world of opportunity at Raytheon.

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Responsibilities


Who we are!
Be part of a close-knit team solving some of the hardest challenges in host and network security in a fun and exciting work environment. We are seeking a current or upcoming graduate student to intern with our Cyber Security team located in Cambridge. MA, The ideal candidate will have proven interest in advance cyber technologies and be skilled in software design, coding, and testing.

Qualified candidates must have a strong desire to develop advanced solutions to complex, cutting-edge problems of importance to national security that span the entire computing environment. An understanding of the research process is preferred. Example research areas include physical system architectures, networking protocols, and cyber-physical systems. Typical projects result in proof-of-concept and/or proof-of-existence capabilities that often achieve first-of-their-kind innovations in a particular field.

As an intern you will contribute to a project sponsored by the U.S. Government working in agile, collaborative teams of 3-5 technical staff developing technology for domains like intrusion detection and prevention, malware analysis, reverse engineering, cyber testing, mobile app analysis, and cyber-physical systems. Come help us design, prototype, and test the next generation of advance cyber technologies!

What will you need?

• Graduate Student studying computer science, computer engineering, or related major.
• Strong programming skills, particularly in C/C++ or Java but also x86 (or other) assembly language, Python or Perl
• Proven interest in cyber-related technologies
• Experience with Machine Learning


Additional Skills that would be AWESOME / BENEFICIAL!
• Networking code development
• Operating system internals and/or kernel development
• Network protocol analysis techniques
• Virtualization and sandboxing
• Security topics like fuzzing, memory analysis, malware techniques, cryptography, etc.
• Static and dynamic binary analysis
• Low-level knowledge of any consumer electronics CPU (e.g., ARM)
• Large-scale problem solving and system engineering


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

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Business Unit Profile

Raytheon 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.

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

Relocation Eligible
Yes

Clearance Type
None / Not Required

Expertise
Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Computer/Management Information Systems
Cyber Jobs
Machine Learning
Software Engineering
Systems Engineering

Type Of Job
Intern

Campaign
Administrative Services

Work Location
MA - Cambridge

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.

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  • Team player
  • Focused

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

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  • 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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