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Raytheon Technologies Principal C++ Software Engineer - Radar in Marlborough, Massachusetts

Are you looking for both a challenging and rewarding Software Engineering opportunity? We are looking for a Senior C++ Software Developer to join our Radar Software Product Line.

Your mission will be to provide world class Radar Software to be used in military systems deployed at sea and on land. As a member of the Radar Software Product Line team, you will provide impact to programs across the company’s portfolio. Our software teams employ an Agile software development methodology to rapidly design, code, integrate and test capabilities on a continuous basis into a mature solution for our customers. We strive for technical excellence by drawing upon a diverse workforce whose knowledge base covers the complete spectrum of modern computing languages and platforms.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance within one year of employment. This position can be filled in Marlborough MA or Tewksbury MA

Job Summary:

• Develop robust and scalable software in C++ running Linux or UNIX operating systems on a variety of computing platforms using Agile development methods.

• Design, implement, debug and problem solve Radar Software Applications while providing feedback to other team members.

• Help improve code quality by supporting software integration, verification and performing code reviews.

• Participate in brainstorming sessions and contribute ideas to our technology, algorithms and products.

• Work in a team environment with the product and design teams to understand end-user requirements, formulate use cases, and then translate that into a pragmatic and effective technical solution.

• Dive into difficult problems and successfully deliver results on schedule along with other duties as assigned.


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Software Engineering, or related STEM field.

8 plus years’ experience in Software Engineering to include:

Experience with C++ application code development and Linux/Unix

Experience developing software in a team based development environment

Experience in Agile development methods, including Scrum, automated testing and continuous integration

Self-starter and ability to lead development, integration and test activities

US Citizenship is required


Radar domain knowledge

Software development experience in a DoD environment

Broad real-time, multi-threaded software development experience

Strong Object-Oriented Design Knowledge including UML

Familiarity with the following Software Tools: Rational Rhapsody, ClearCase,

Rational Team Concert, Jenkins, DOORS, Google Test

Strong problem solving ability

Active Secret Clearance

Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or Software Engineering

Located on scenic Hagar Pond in Marlborough, our 168 acre facility has miles of nature trails, plus softball, basketball and volleyball courts to enjoy. It contains a large fitness center with full locker rooms, a dining center, research library and a fully staffed medical facility. Joining one of Raytheon’s employee resource groups enables our engineers to focus on networking, new hire outreach, career development and community service.

What We Offer

: We offer a comprehensive and competitive benefits package to include Health and Wellness, Retirement Savings and Income Protection. A work/life balance is an important value at Raytheon Technologies. We provide programs that offer solutions to life’s challenges, including a variety of flexible work arrangements and paid time off. Programs are also available for dependent and adult care, family leave, college planning, counseling and personal convenience services. In addition, we offer educational assistance for approved courses or degree programs and certifications for skill enhancement. Our 9/80 work schedule also offers flexibility to help successfully balance work/life commitments.


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.