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Job Category:
Software Development
Embedded Software Engineer
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Raytheon Company | Tucson, AZ
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Job Description

The Raytheon Missile Systems (RMS) Software Engineering Center (SEC) is dedicated to providing RMS programs with the best missile systems software to support American war fighters and our allies. The Software Engineering Center enables the workforce promoting collaboration and providing tools, training, and process consistent with best practices. The Center believes that productivity can best be achieved when the workforce experiences a good work-life balance.
Job Description:
Candidate uses and applies basic software engineering technical standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques associated with C and C++ software development. Candidate will work under general supervision developing solutions to a variety of challenging technical problems as they relate to software development. Candidate will follow established procedures and will contribute to the successful completion of software related milestones associated with specific projects including C/C++ software development, design, code, unit test and formal testing. Candidate will interact with senior software personnel on a situational basis and has knowledge of emerging software technologies. Candidate is required to produce documentation related to the design and release of software artifacts and is expected to give formal and informal presentations to senior software personnel.
Required Skills:

College course work 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

Must have good interpersonal skills and written and verbal communication skills.

Desired Skills:

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.

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
Required Education(including Major):

Bachelor or Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Math or Physics (or other hard science) with a Minor in Computer Science; Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0. GPA of 3.3 or higher preferred.
The Job Title for a Bachelor of Science degree is a Software Engineer I. The Job Title for a Master of Science degree is a Software Engineer II.
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. Interested job seekers must apply online at www.raytheon.com/campus to determine if they meet qualifications for specific positions and other employment requirements.
***Please upload a copy of your most recent transcripts with your resume when applying to this requisition***

Raytheon Missile Systems

2012 sales: $5.7 billion

11,600 employees

Headquartered in Tucson, Arizona

World's largest developer, producer and integrator of weapon systems

More than 1 million missiles produced since 1954

Broad weapons portfolio


Smart munitions


Kinetic kill vehicles

Directed energy weapons

Customers: All U.S. military services; allied forces of more than 40 countries

Strong commitment to the global marketplace

Raytheon is an equal opportunity employer and considers qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, disability, or Vietnam era, or other eligible veteran status, or any other protected factor.

About Raytheon Company

If you’re a new graduate who’s ready to make a real-world impact, it’s time to find out more about Raytheon. Headquartered in Waltham, Mass., we specialize in defense, civil government and cybersecurity markets throughout the world. We provide state-of-the-art electronics and mission systems integration in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems, as well as cyber security and a broad range of mission support services. With the hard work and dedication of 63,000 employees around the world, Raytheon is well equipped to meet the needs of its customers in more than 80 countries – today and tomorrow. Joining us is your opportunity to pioneer world-changing innovation, products and services while building a rewarding career.

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