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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Software Development
Aerospace & Defense
Custom Software & Technical Consulting
Software Engineer I (Bachelor's Degree Level)
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Raytheon Company | Aurora, CO
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University Programs: Software Engineer I (Bachelor's Degree Level)
Raytheon Information Intelligence Systems (IIS) site in Aurora, Colorado has many exciting programs currently under development in the Defense and Civil Mission Solutions (DCMS), Ground Enterprise Solutions (GES), and Special Missions and Technology (SMT) product lines.
Just a few of the currently active programs in these DCMS area include: The Space and Environmental Mission Solutions (SEMS) Raytheon team is responsible for full life cycle engineering on state-of-the-art environmental, commercial, and sensing systems for government and commercial applications. These projects include Joint Polar Satellite System (JPSS), the GPS advanced operational control segment (GPS-OCX), and James Webb Space Telescope (JWST).
The GES and SMT Raytheon teams are responsible for full life cycle engineering for government and commercial applications. GES and SMT opportunities are primarily on classified programs that support the intelligence community. Capabilities include ground systems for GEOINT and SIGINT systems, large-scale data processing and exploitation storage architectures and high performance data handling and processing systems. Additionally, GES provides expertise in large-scale systems development, integration and deployment of high-performance SIGINT and GEOINT systems, missions and resource management, information management, visualization, knowledge discovery and advanced analytics. Look for yourself and evaluate the many exciting opportunities available on the Raytheon GES/SMT teams - a highly successful organization using state of the art technology and focused on a 100% mission success.
Job Description:
IIS in Aurora, Colorado is seeking a talented software engineer to join our software team. The candidate must have experience and knowledge with software engineering using object oriented methodologies. The candidate will work as a software developer and integrator as part of a development team which utilizes a diverse dynamic workforce, including many experts in their fields throughout the design, development and maintenance life cycle.

Developing new functional capabilities within software applications to meet a wide range of customer requirements and operational needs
Responsible for performing development, integration, test and documentation duties to ensure proper operation of hardware and software platforms
Integrating a wide variety of applications from various sources, and ensuring they meet performance standards for stability and resource utilization
Develop software as necessary to tailor reusable software code and to integrate between components, perform new capabilities, to facilitate testing, etc.
Adhere to accepted standards for development, including writing unit tests which provide a high percentage of code coverage, participating in peer code reviews, conducting design reviews , and generating test plans to ensure maximum stability and quality of code Required Experience:

Object Oriented Analysis (OOA) and Object Oriented Design (OOD) skills
Programming skills C++, C#, and/or Java/J2EE
Proficiency in Windows, Unix and/or Linux
Knowledge and understanding of software development life cycles
Strong oral and written communication skills
Ability to Obtain a US Security Clearance Desired Experience:

Internship or co-op experience in software engineering
Experience with Software design tools such as Rational Rose, Rhapsody, or comparable tools
Experience with scripting is a plus (Perl, Python, etc..)
Experience and/or knowledge with Web Service design and development
Experience and/or knowledge with Service Oriented Architecture
Experience and/or knowledge with Security related software development Required Education:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Software Engineering
Must have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher. (Please include your GPA on your resume.) This position requires the ability to obtain a government security clearance. Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. 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.

Innovative technologies. Superior solutions. Outstanding opportunities.

Raytheon Company (NYSE: RTN), with 2010 sales of $25 billion, is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, homeland security and other government markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation spanning 89 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. With headquarters in Waltham, Mass., Raytheon employs 72,000 people worldwide.

At Raytheon Intelligence and Information Systems (IIS), we transform data into knowledge. IIS is a leading provider of intelligence and information solutions, specializing in ground processing, unmanned ground systems, cybersecurity operations, homeland security and other markets to resolve the most complex problems for our customers worldwide. IIS employs more then 8,300 people worldwide with major hubs in the Mid Atlantic Region, Aurora, CO, and national Headquarters in Garland, TX, IIS generated $2.8 billion in 2010 revenues.

Bring your talent and skills to the following IIS team!

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

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