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Embedded Software Engineer I
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Raytheon Company | Tucson, Arizona
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Job Description

***Successful candidate must have graduated from an accredited University or College within the last 18 months***
Do new ideas and technology thrill you?
Do people call you an overachiever?
Do you enjoy facing new development challenges and working in dynamic teams?

If your answer to those questions is an enthusiastic "yes!" then you may be the person we’re looking for to join our innovative team as a Software Engineer.

The Software Engineering Center (SEC) provides software engineering, integration and test expertise on missiles, launchers,fire control and other complex systems. Our central focus is real-time software development, integration, test and validation activities for these systems within RMS. We provide engineering design processes, standards and test expertise to Raytheon's current programs, along with new system technology development. We ensure that our customers' requirements are implemented, tested, validated and integrated into deployed systems throughout the world.

Additional Information about RMS and Tucson, AZ

Typical job functions include participation on collaborative, cross-disciplined integrated product teams, employing agile software development techniques and tools to plan, design, develop, test, and integrate complex software and systems solutions. We are responsible for delivering the embedded code for all RMS products. Our software boots the processor, tests the system, communicates with external entities, and executes the customer’s mission.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

We have Full-time and Part-time opportunities available.

Required Skills:
· Knowledge of modern software languages – C, C++, Java, Unix and UNIX derivatives, MatLab and other analysis tools
· College coursework should include C/C++ or Java
· 1 year of calculus, physics and computer science studies that include assembly level programming
· Data structures and algorithms
· Systems software design and operating systems and architectures
· This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Desired Skills:
· Experience with scripting languages (Perl, Python,
Bash, etc) is a plus
· Holding a current Secret clearance is a plus
· Internships or cooperative work assignments in an applicable embedded software development environment or DoD environment is a plus
· Strong analytical skills
· Math classes beyond Calculus such as Differential Equations, Linear Algebra, and Engineering Mathematics
· Computer Science classes such as Operating Systems and Compiler Design
· Electrical Engineering classes related to embedded systems design
· Must have good interpersonal skills and written and verbal communication skills

Required Education (Including Major):
Bachelor of Science in an Engineering field (Software, Electrical, Computer, Mechanical, Aerospace, Systems) or a related discipline including but not limited to Computer Science, Math and Physics.

The job title for a Bachelor of Science degree is a Software Engineer I (G06).

***Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition***

Desired Education:
· ABET is the preferred, although not required, accreditation standard
· 3.0 cumulative GPA desired

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.

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Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) is the world leader in the design, development and production of missile systems for critical requirement including air-to-air, strike, surface Navy air defense, land combat missiles, guided projectiles, exoatmospheric kill vehicles, missile defense and directed energy weapons. RMS is headquartered in Tucson, Arizona with over 11,000 employees operating at sites across the country and internationally.

Relocation Eligible

Clearance Type

Computer Engineering
Computer Science
Electrical Engineering
Software Engineering
Systems Engineering

Type Of Job
Full Time

Engineering & Sciences

Work Location
AZ - Tucson

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.


About Raytheon Company

Raytheon Company is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, civil government and cybersecurity markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 92 years, Raytheon provides state-of-the-art electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services

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