Raytheon is a technology and innovation leader specializing in defense, homeland security, intelligence and other government markets throughout the world. With a history of innovation, Blackbird provides state-of-the-art electronics, cyber capabilities, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing, effects, and command, control, communications & intelligence systems, as well as a broad range of mission support services.
Raytheon Mission Technologies is seeking an experienced Software Engineer to join the development team of several large scale cloud-based initiatives supporting products and customer programs. The preferred work location is Herndon, VA. We will also consider work locations in: Saint Petersburg, FL; Fayetteville, NC and Clarksville, TN.
This exciting work involves the software design, integration, and implementation of cloud computing technologies and architecting frameworks for large scale data ingestion and processing. Raytheon Mission Technologies employs individuals who have a creative and forward thinking approach to product development. If you enjoy helping customers solve their most challenging problems, are energized by a dynamic engineering environment that encourages technical curiosity, innovation, a readiness to learn and a desire to grow professionally, we would like to talk with you.
This individual will be an integral member a small team of software engineers who work closely together to devise creative solutions for challenging problems in a friendly, supportive environment.
US Citizen, eligible for Security Clearance
6-10+ years of experience working in a Linux/UNIX development environment interacting with cloud services such as AWS, Google, Digital Ocean, Rackspace, etc.
Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science or related field. Equivalent experience considered in lieu of education.
Proficient in UNIX CLI, shell scripting, and automation languages (BASH, Python, etc)
Experience with Amazon Web Services technologies, especially as related to large scale ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) data processing workloads (Hadoop, MapReduce, “Big Data”, etc)
Experience architecting reproducible frameworks for large scale data ingestion
Experience architecting highly scalable, fault tolerant database solutions (preferably NoSQL)
Experience managing configuration and deployment strategies for rapid deployment of new systems and rolling updated of Production systems
Must possess the desire and ability to rapidly understand the customer’s challenges and objectives in order to formulate creative and effective technical solutions
Must be detail-oriented, organized, and able to work well in a team environment as well as independently with little day-to-day guidance
Must possess strong communication skills, both written and verbal
Active TS/SCI security clearance
Experience leading a team of software engineers and managing task workload via standard sprint cycles (technical lead)
Experience with personnel management (line manager)
Technical training and certifications, especially in Cloud, Architecture, Linux, Network, & Security concentrations
Experience with continuous integration systems like Jenkins or Bamboo
Experience in system/network engineering including, but not limited to: server administration, hardware and software based networking, automation, troubleshooting
Strong and demonstrated technical skillsets including, but not limited to:
RESTful API frameworks (DropWizard, Play!, Spark, SpringBoot)
Software development tools (Mercurial, Git, JDK, IntelliJ, PyCharm, Gradle)
Microservices frameworks & application development
Amazon Web Services for ETL workloads (CloudFormation, EBS, ELB, Lambda, S3, EMR, RedShift, Glue, CloudWatch, SNS)
Hardware & Software-defined networking, (Cisco iOS, ACLs, Firewalls, SSL & IPSEC VPNs, routing)
Linux-based application design, hardening, deployment, and administration (RHEL, CentOS, Ubuntu, Amazon Linux)
Encryption techniques (PKI, TLS, VPNs, PGP)
network service monitoring & alerting (Icinga, Nagios, MRTG, CloudWatch, SNS)
security/vulnerability management (RMF, SCAP, STIGs, Nessus, Kali)
virtualization technologies (VMWare, KVM, para-virtualization, containers)
command line administration (BASH, PowerShell, SSH)
scripting and automation (Shell, Python, Perl, VBScript)
logging & analytics (Splunk, Elastic Stack)
Business Unit Profile
Raytheon Intelligence, Information and Services delivers innovative technology to make the world a safer place. Our expertise in cyber, analytics and automation allow us to reach beyond what others think is possible to underpin national security and give our global customers unique solutions to solve the most pressing modern challenges - from the cyber domain to automated operations, and from intelligent transportation solutions to creating clear insight from large volumes of data. IIS operates at nearly 550 sites in 80 countries, and is headquartered in Dulles, Virginia. The business area generated $6.1 billion in 2017 revenues. As a global business, our leaders must have the ability to understand, embrace and operate in a multicultural world - in the marketplace and the workplace. We strive to hire people who reflect our communities and embrace diversity and inclusion to advance our culture, develop our employees, and grow our business.
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Computer/Management Information Systems
Integration & Test Engineering