Junior Software Engineer

Raytheon Co   •  

Fort Wayne, IN

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 37 days ago

Job Description:

If you have 2+ years’ experience in the software development industry and you are looking for a change here is your opportunity to pursue an exciting career with Raytheon.

Would you like to apply your engineering knowledge and skills to build complex, real-time software which controls highly sophisticated defense and civil systems which are currently deployed in more than 80 countries around the globe, then Integrated Defense Systems’ Software Engineering Directorate (SED) is the place for you!

SED is the central focus for real-time software development, integration, test and validation for IDS's core capabilities:


Integrated Air and Defense systems,

which produces the world’s most sophisticated short-, medium- and long-range, low- to high-altitude, all-weather air and missile defense systems, such as the combat-proven Patriot Missile which protects US and allied forces around the globe.

Large Ground and Naval Radar systems

where Raytheon IDS is a world leader in large scale radar development, technology, and production such as exhibited in the AN/TPY-2, UEWR, and AMDR radars

Naval Combat Systems and Electronics

such as those being built for the DDG 1000 Zumwalt-class destroyer, America’s next generation, multi-mission, naval destroyer, serving as the vanguard of an entire new generation of advanced multi-mission surface combat ships

This job is located in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

The Fort Wayne IDS software organization provides large-scale software & systems design and development specializing in command and control. We support the Zumwalt Class Destroyer, Patriot Missile System, AN/TPY-2 Radar System, and various other projects. Our software teams employ an Agile Scrum process to rapidly design, code, integrate and test capabilities on a continuous basis into a mature solution for our customers. We currently are using Java, C++, JavaScript, and other modern programming languages. We provide a full line of software solutions from database development, backend computing, to modern user interface development.

This position will be a Salary Grade G7.

Required Skills:

  • Candidates must have completed an undergraduate or graduate degree program with an emphasis in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, Software Engineering, or related engineering field.
  • Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience in a software development position, software test position, or systems engineering position.

This position will require the ability to obtain a US security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only US citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Desired Skills:

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Current U.S. Secret Security Clearance
  • Experience working in an agile, collaborative environment
  • Working knowledge of *nix operating systems
  • C, C++, JAVA, JavaScript, Java Swing
  • Unified Modeling Language (UML)
  • Customer focus and collaboration skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills; knowledge of MS Office or other presentation tools

Required Education (including Major):

  • Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, Software Engineering, or related engineering field.

What’s YOUR Mission


At Raytheon, we innovate to create solutions and solve complex challenges across all domains: from land and sea to air, space, and cyberspace. In doing so, we embrace the talent, expertise and perspectives of our diverse workforce, each bringing their skills, ideas and dedication to the work we do.

We pride ourselves on our commitment to our customers, industry partners and our teammates, making a positive impact not only to our business, but also in our communities where we live and work. Our constant innovation is made possible by a strong culture, investing in our people, and an unwavering vision that’s shared by Raytheon employees across the globe – a vision of one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place.