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Raytheon Technologies RSS Mission SW, Eng II in Dallas, Texas

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

Then join our Raytheon Intelligence & Space (RIS) team and contribute to programs that save lives and enable the freedoms we enjoy. Every day at RIS 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 passionate and diverse engineers develop demanding, trusted, superb solutions to make the world a safer place. We are looking for a demonstrated and progressive leader to join our Software Engineering Center team in Dallas, Texas.

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

RIS offers extensive 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 RIS 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 organization, joining a team with a tradition of achievement through thought and teamwork.

At Raytheon Intelligence & Space (RIS), we aspire to be the most admired defense and aerospace systems supplier through world-class people and technology.

RIS designs, develops, produces and supports a vast array of electro-optical/infrared sensors, active electronically scanned array/scanning radars, and various integrated systems solutions to provide customers with actionable information for strike, perseverant surveillance, and special mission applications. These best-in-class systems perform detection, identification, tracking, targeting, navigation, weather, and situational awareness tasks from a variety of airborne platforms including maritime, littoral and overland patrol aircraft, unmanned aerial systems, and other tactical, attack and transport rotary and fixed wing aircraft. RIS radar products are deployed by every branch of the Department of Defense, the Department of Homeland Security, and several other government, commercial and international customers.

Job Summary:

This position is for a software engineer to help in the development of software for military systems, using C/C++, C#, Java or any similar object-oriented SW development language. Previous knowledge in radar software development for a surveillance radar is a highly desired attribute for potential candidates. The position involves the adaption of a large complex radar software code base to new technologies (tech refresh), as well as resolution of defects in the existing deployed system. In addition to the modification of the existing code base, there will be development of new software functionality/capabilities in order to meet new mission specific requirements.

Additional assignment duties include:

  • Designing and implementing and supporting integration of new radar control and interface software

  • Supporting and contributing to Agile software scrums using DevSecOps methodologies and tools

    U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.

    Required Skills:

  • 2 years of related work experience.

  • Knowledge of C++, C#, Java or any similar object-oriented SW development language

  • Knowledge of scripting languages

  • Knowledge of multiple phases of software lifecycle, including software implementation and system integration

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Existing Top Secret DoD Clearance

  • Ability to obtain a Customer Program clearance

    Desired Skills/ Experience:

  • Experience programming in multiple modern programming languages, including Object Oriented C+

    • Experience with scripting languages
  • Experience with multiple phases of software lifecycle, including software implementation and system integration

  • Experience with Agile and DevSecOps methodologies and tools, including Git and GitLab

  • Prior radar software development experience

  • Prior experience developing algorithmic, system control, or low-level infrastructure SW

  • Hard real time application development experience or experience with HW/SW level interfaces

  • Experience in execution of tasks with little to no direction and to lead the efforts of others

  • Proven experience working with technically skilled teammates and customers

  • Experience with large complex systems such as radars

  • Radar Signal Processing Experience

    • Required Education:

    Minimum Bachelor of Science degree (B.S.) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering or related field


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.