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Principal Software Engineer-Software Technical Expert

Company: Raytheon
Location: Tucson
Posted on: July 6, 2024

Job Description:

Date Posted:2024-06-28 Country: United States of America Location: AZ802: RMS AP Bldg 802 1151 East Hermans Road Building 802, Tucson, AZ, 85756 USA Position Role Type: Onsite At Raytheon, the foundation of everything we do is rooted in our values and a higher calling - to help our nation and allies defend freedoms and deter aggression. We bring the strength of more than 100 years of experience and renowned engineering expertise to meet the needs of today's mission and stay ahead of tomorrow's threat. Our team solves tough, meaningful problems that create a safer, more secure world. The Software organization develops software applications, including integration and test on missiles, launchers, radars, naval systems, fire control and other complex systems. Our precision software and firmware integrate operating systems, device drivers, networking, and control software to bring together sensor, guidance, and flight control processing features to complete the mission. The Software org is made up of several Centers located across the country, responsible for all aspects of the software development lifecycle. Our 4000+ software engineers design, develop, and build innovative solutions for our customers. Join our fast-paced agile teams on the leading edge of technology. The Principal Software Engineer / Software Technical Expert in the Area Defense Effectors department of the Software Engineering Directorate will support major Land Warfare & Area Defense effector development programs. This individual needs to be a proven Real-Time Embedded Software Subject Matter Expert with a recent track record of successfully designing and developing flight software. The successful candidate will be responsible for applying advanced technical expertise to reverse engineer legacy systems as well as developing C/C++ software for embedded multi-processor systems, contributing to the development of new principles and concepts, resolving unusually complex technical software problems, and providing innovative solutions. Follow or recommend changes to department processes and procedures, and review software products for soundness of technical judgment and adequacy. Share guidance to support junior staff. Develop advanced technological ideas and guide their development into a final product. Utilize Agile software development methods for automation and continuous integration. Serve as a team spokesperson on advanced projects and programs. Act as advisor to management and customers on advanced technical research studies and applications. This position is within the Effectors Center of the Software organization, and is an onsite role located in Tucson, AZ. We value diverse skills and experience, so don't hold back. We encourage curious, creative problem solvers to join our team of bright, dedicated software craftspeople in designing and implementing highly innovative systems. If you're passionate about what you could accomplish here, we'd love to hear from you. What You Will Do

  • Apply expertise in software development for embedded multi-processor systems.
  • Provide innovative and creative software solutions to complex technical problems.
  • Follow and/or recommend changes to established processes and procedures.
  • Review software products for soundness of technical judgment and adequacy.
  • Produce documentation related to the design and release of software artifacts.
  • Utilize agile software development methods, automation, and continuous integration. What You Will Learn
    • The workings of Missile Systems.
    • New tools that will keep you state-of-the-art.
    • Stay updated with the latest advancements in software development and missile technology to drive innovation. Qualifications You Must Have
      • Typically requires a Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other STEM related field and 8 years of relevant experience.
      • Active and transferable U.S. government issued security clearance is required prior to start date. U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
      • Experience using embedded Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS) (e.g., Green Hills, Integrity, Wind River VxWorks, Linux, etc.)
      • Experience developing, testing, integrating, and verifying real-time software.
      • Experience with Assembly language, MMUs, High Speed Serial Buses and interrupt driven I/O Qualifications We Prefer
        • Practical experience with guidance, navigation, sensing, tracking, and discriminating systems and associated algorithms is highly desired
        • Experience with Agile Software development methods (e.g., Scrum, continuous integration, etc.)
        • Experience designing and architecting real-time embedded software on multi-core systems
        • Experience using scripting languages (e.g., Perl, Python) and C/C++ language.
        • Experience adapting Board Support Packages Learn More & Apply Now!
          • RTX solves some of the toughest challenges in aerospace and defense. That requires expansive thinking and bold innovation - and that, in turn, requires a culture that is diverse, equitable and inclusive. We embrace individuality and diversity of thought to fuel opportunity for our employees, our customers, and our communities. We work toward progress, knowing that a more inclusive world is critical to our mission. Not just in this moment, but always. We offer a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement, and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance, and child/adult backup care. We have Full-time and Part-time opportunities available.
            • Please consider the following role type definition as you apply for this role.
              • Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.
              • This position is onsite at our campus in beautiful Tucson, AZ. Tucson has a friendly, caring, and laid-back atmosphere, combined with the innovation and energy of a metropolitan region, and recognized as one of America's 10 Best Small Cities. Surrounded by beautiful mountains, colorful Sonoran Desert landscape and majestic saguaro cacti, Tucson is blessed with some of nature's best work. Tucson is known for its bright blue skies, and with more than 310 sunny days per year, Tucson's fantastic weather lets residents enjoy the outdoors year-round. Virtual Fly Over City of Tucson & Community, YouTube Video Links
                • "Raytheon In Tucson":
                • "Tucson is Awesome":
                • "Winter in Tucson": The salary range for this role is 96,000 USD - 200,000 USD. The salary range provided is a good faith estimate representative of all experience levels. RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role, function and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, location, education/training, and key skills.Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement.Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company's performance.This role is a U.S.-based role. If the successful candidate resides in a U.S. territory, the appropriate pay structure and benefits will apply.RTX anticipates the application window closing approximately 40 days from the date the notice was posted. However, factors such as candidate flow and business necessity may require RTX to shorten or extend the application window. RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class. Privacy Policy and Terms: Click on this link to read the Policy and Terms

Keywords: Raytheon, Tucson , Principal Software Engineer-Software Technical Expert, IT / Software / Systems , Tucson, Arizona

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