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Raytheon Company | Colorado Springs, Colorado
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Job Description

Software Architect
Colorado Springs, CO

Key Responsibilities:
  • Develops and publishes corporate business automation plans using cost-effective delivery technologies in support of major corporate strategies.
  • Performs complex software design activities integrating multiple technologies.
  • Provides architectural guidelines for all software design activities to current and future technological environments. Maintains state-of-the-art knowledge of technologies, planning, design, and analysis methodologies.
  • Responsible for the design and architectural guidelines for current and future software technological activities.

Technical Skill Required:
  • The successful candidate must possess a substantial understanding of system software design and development, Java development, Object-Oriented development patterns, principles and implementation, Service Oriented Architecture development principles and implementation, software architecture and continuous integration/continuous delivery (CI/CD).
  • The candidate must have demonstrated leadership skills over software projects.
  • The candidate should have an understanding of and possess demonstrable skills including:
  • The ability to architect complex systems to ensure separation of concerns. -The ability to develop and refactor Java code for reusability, readability, and maintainability in an object-oriented codebase.
  • The ability to understand and decompose requirements to support verification and validation testing of software components.
  • The ability to generate detailed, repeatable, automated test procedures. The ability to extract data to support analysis requirements.
  • The ability to generate procedures that test functionality.
  • The ability to apply Agile and Lean Product Development principles as well as training others through a DevOps type environment. Background should include all aspects of the software development life cycle.
  • Experience with Eclipse, Maven, Git, JIRA, Confluence and other open source development tools. Candidates must have experience working in an integrated team environment with other systems, software, and specialty engineers to develop solutions. The candidate should have an understanding and knowledge of the Ballistic Missile Defense System(BMDS).

Desired Skills:
  • Some travel between development sites (COS and HSV) may be required.
  • The successful candidate will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, have the ability to work independently and will possess the poise and flexibility required to work in a highly dynamic environment.
  • The candidate must be a self-starter who is able to initiate research and clearly document results.

Education Required
  • BS degree from an accredited college in Computer Science/EE/Math/Physics, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 8 years of professional experience
  • Security Clearance SECRET current

This position requires a U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.


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.


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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