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Raytheon Technologies Principa Software Engineer in Aurora, Colorado

Raytheon Intelligence and Space (RIS) is looking for a Principal Software Engineers for our ground system programs in Aurora, Colorado.

Life with Raytheon Intelligence and Space

You will work with an amazing team of software engineers to help come up with innovative solutions to complex problems. You will gain experience with the full lifecycle of development, integration, operations and sustainment for next generation, cutting-edge satellite ground systems.

These positions are located in Aurora, Colorado and relocation assistance is available.

What You'll Get to Do:

As a Principal Software Engineer, you will be part of a development team which utilizes a diverse dynamic workforce, including many experts in their fields throughout the design, development and maintenance life cycle. On our ground system programs, you will work with teams of talented engineers to develop and improve advanced, large-scale suites of applications that manage complex space and ground systems.

As Prinicipal Software Engineer, you will be responsible:

  • Develop new functional capabilities within software applications to meet a wide range of customer requirements and operational needs

  • Perform development, integration, test and documentation duties to ensure proper operation of hardware and software platforms

  • Integrate a wide variety of applications from various sources, and ensuring they meet performance standards for stability and resource utilization

  • Be part of a team that will lead the restructuring of a code baseline and build system to increase build automation and improve the development lifecycle.

  • Develop new software, tailor reusable software, and integrate software components

  • Adhere to accepted standards for development, including writing unit tests which provide a high percentage of code coverage, participating in peer code reviews, conducting design reviews , and generating test plans to ensure maximum stability and quality of code

    You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • At lease 8 years of relevant experience with software application development

  • Experience with Java and C++ development

  • Experienced with Object Oriented Analysis (OOA) and Object Oriented Design (OOD)

  • Knowledge and understanding of software development life cycles

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math or other relevant technical discipline

Due to the nature of the work, we can only consider US citizens who have the ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret/SCI clearance.

It Would Be Great if You Also Had:

  • Experience with scripting (Ruby, Perl, Python, PHP, etc.)

  • Experience using software development tools like Eclipse, Jira, Junit, and Git

  • Experience with Agile development (Scrum, Kanban, Scrumban, SAFe, etc.)

  • Experience with containerization (Docker, Kubernetes, OpenShift)

  • Experience and/or knowledge with one or more databases (Mongo, PostgreSQL)

  • Experience with DevOps and Continuous Integration/Continuous Development

  • Experience with Microservices

  • Knowledge with cybersecurity hardened solutions

  • Experience with some area of satellite ground system software such as mission management, planning and scheduling, command and telemetry, satellite operations, or flight dynamics models

    What We can Offer You:

Work/Life Balance

Our team puts a high value on work-life balance understanding its importance to overall wellbeing and productivity.

Mentorship & Career Growth

Our team is dedicated to supporting new team members. Our team has a broad mix of experience levels and Raytheon tenures, and we’re developing an environment that celebrates knowledge sharing and mentorship. Our senior engineers truly enjoy mentoring more junior engineers and engineers from non-traditional backgrounds through one-on-one mentoring.

We care about your career growth. We try to assign projects and tasks based on what will help each team member develop into a better-rounded engineer and enable them to take on more complex roles in the future.

Inclusive Team Culture

Here at Raytheon, we embrace and respect our differences. Diverse backgrounds, experiences, and views benefit our environment and problem solving, ultimately guiding to greater success across the business. We are committed to furthering our culture of inclusion and continually striving for a more collaborative, respectful, and equitable workplace. We have nine employee-led Employee Resource Groups (ERGs), reaching 181,000 employees globally. We have innovative benefit offerings, and we host annual and ongoing learning experiences.

Benefits: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, EAP, education assistance, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays.

“In compliance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the salary range for this role is $87,500 to $188,000; however, Raytheon Technologies considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role and associated responsibilities, a candidate’s work experience, education/training, and key skills.”

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