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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Software Development
Aerospace & Defense
Custom Software & Technical Consulting
Software Engineer I
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Raytheon Company | Goleta, CA
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Job Description

Advanced software technologies are critical to Space and Airborne Systems and Raytheon's strategic business areas--Precision Engagement, Missile Defense, Homeland Security, and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance, Integrated Communication Systems.
As a key contributor to all these areas, the Software Engineering Center designs, develops, and supports software systems. Our cutting-edge technologies are prime enablers of the integrated mission systems that are transforming the U.S. military and our national defense capabilities. Our ability to create synergy among varied engineering disciplines and customers provides a driving force for creative systems solutions. We have the experience necessary to become a world class provider of systems solutions and are characterized by our strong commitment to our people, disciplined processes, and customer service and solutions.
Typical job functions for the Software Engineer I position include planning, conduct, and coordination of software designs, software development, documentation, testing, and debug of software that contains logical and mathematical solutions to business/mission problems. Our Software Engineers apply the appropriate standards, processes, procedures, and tools throughout the development life cycle as well as correct program errors, prepare operating instructions, compile documentation of program development, and analyze system capabilities to resolve questions of program intent.
Required Skills:

Proficient in C, C++, JAVA, or MatLab as demonstrated through academic projects or work experience

Software development experience (i.e. internship, co-op, team based projects, etc.)

Self motivated and highly ambitious

Demonstrated problem solving and troubleshooting/debugging skills

Demonstrated interpersonal communication and presentation skills; verbal and written with internal and external customers.

Ability to manage multiple tasks and work towards long-term goals

Flexibility and openness to change

Must be able to obtain an interim Secret security clearance prior to starting
Desired Qualifications: ( Experience in one or more of the following)

Applied experience in Unified Modeling Language (UML) and SOA principles

Understanding of standard system engineering design artifacts such as Use Cases and SysML diagrams

Familiarity with Agile lifecycle process including Scrum, Continuous Integration, and Test Driven Methodologies

Working knowledge of UNIX, Linux, Windows, VxWorks or other Real time operating systems is a plus

Experience with real-time operating system (RTOS), embedded programming, processor/board architecture and design

Exposure to Communications Systems and theory and Signal Processing concepts

Engineering Project, Lab, and Internship and/or Co-op experience

Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills with internal and external customers.

Customer focus and collaboration skills

Knowledge of MS Office or other presentation tools

Software Testing experience including Test Driven Development

GPA 3.0+ Preferred
Required Education (including Major):
Completion of a Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or Physics within the 18 months preceding hire date and not later than Fall of 2014.

Go further. Outdo yourself. Set a mission and accomplish it with Raytheon. As a world-leading supplier of defense and aerospace systems, Raytheon is your partner for achieving professional success. Our Space and Airborne Systems (SAS), is a world leader in integration systems and solutions for advanced missions.

As a Raytheon employee, you will enjoy comprehensive healthcare coverage including medical, prescription drug, vision and dental care, as well as Healthcare & Dependant Care Reimbursement Accounts. Your financial well-being will be supported through our saving and investment plan, stock ownership plan, and retirement benefits. Moreover, we offer flexible work arrangements and provide various other forms of employee assistance.

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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