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Raytheon Technologies Sr Software Configuration Management Engineer in Tucson, Arizona

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We are Raytheon Technologies, an innovation leader specializing in defense, security, and civil markets.

We know that a diverse company is a strong company. Our employees come from different backgrounds. We value our different perspectives and styles of tackling the world’s most complex challenges and toughest threats. Diversity of thought is critical to the future of innovation.

Raytheon Missiles and Defense (RMD) Engineering solves our customers’ most complex challenges to create a safer world. Our 15,000+ team of engineers provide the most advanced end-to-end solutions that detect, track, engage and neutralize a broad range of threats.

The Software Configuration Management (SWCM) department follows the basic principles of Configuration Management. SWCM establishes and maintains integrity for all digital products throughout the entire life cycle. The Software Configuration Management Department provides innovative solutions through automation, continuous improvement and a skilled workforce providing support for all computing products including embedded software, firmware/configurable logic, test equipment, simulation, Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) and tools (Digital Products).

The Software Configuration Management Engineer (SCME) plans, coordinates, and executes digital Configuration Management (CM) activities, including:

  • Design, plan, enforce and coordinate CM processes and procedures

  • Configuration Planning & Identification

  • Change Management & Version Control

  • Status Accounting & Configuration Audits

  • Product Release

  • Manage digital product development libraries

  • Document and maintain guidelines and standards for dependency management, build and versioning

  • SWCM Tool administration / Manage all access to the source code repository (i.e. Microsoft Azure DevOps Server (ADS) / Git)

  • Facilitate the Digital Change Review Board (DCRB)

  • Maintain familiarity with program schedule, identifying risks and aligning work to promote reuse and efficiency

The successful applicant will work as a self-starter, team player, and excellent communicator.

He or she will interact effectively with program personnel, and will possess a working knowledge of the digital development lifecycle and SEI CMMI / industry standards.

U.S. Citizenship status is required, as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance within one year of start date.


This is a pipeline job posting meant to attract talent at various experience levels from Sr. Software Configuration Management Engineer I (G08) and higher.

Required Skills, Education, and Experience:

  • US Citizenship

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering disciplines, natural or physical sciences, mathematics, physics, computer science, management information systems, or related technical degrees

  • A minimum of four (4) years professional engineering experience

  • Experience with version control and change management tool(s)

  • SWCM, Information Technology (IT), and/or development experience

  • Solid proficiency in Windows and Unix/Linux Operating Systems

Desired Skills, Education, and Experience:

  • Master’s Degree in engineering disciplines, natural or physical sciences, mathematics, physics, computer science, management information systems, or related technical degrees

  • Six (6) years professional engineering experience

  • An existing DOD secret clearance, or the ability to obtain a DOD secret clearance before starting

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Capable of solving complex problems, sharing knowledge and documenting work

  • Experience with SWCM tools such as IBM Rational Synergy, Rational Change, Microsoft Azure DevOps Server (ADS) (Formerly Microsoft Team Foundation Server (TFS) / Git,

  • Strong knowledge and proven experience with Continuous Improvement, Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) concepts

  • Knowledge of Continuous Improvement, Continuous Integration and Continuous Deployment concepts

  • Strong customer service skills; friendly, approachable, motivated, with a strong work ethic

  • Database / SWCM tool administration experience

  • Strong practical experience with scripting programming languages (i.e. Perl, Kshell, batch, Python, Ruby, Jenkins, Chef)

  • Proven experience with configuration management concepts and implementation

  • Experience with software industry best practices such as Capability Maturity Model Integrated (CMMI)

This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance.

Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance.

The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process.

Security clearance factors include, but are not limited to, allegiance to the US, foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations and drug involvement.

Employment is contingent on other factors, including, but not limited to, background checks and drug screens.

Additional information can be found here: All About Security Clearances (https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm)


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.