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Principal Software Engineer Raytheon
El Segundo, CA

Raytheon is a global company that specializes in defense and other government markets.

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Job Description

Job Description:

Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) currently has an opening for a section manager in the Software Engineering Center (SWEC). As a SWEC section manager, the applicant will perform functional management tasks and be actively engaged in the technical and/or programmatic aspects of numerous programs in SAS. Section managers are responsible for providing engineering leadership to ensure that cost, schedule and technical performance comply with program needs and the SAS processes. Engineering leadership tasks include but not are not limited to such activities as ensuring adequate resources (personnel and assets) are dedicated to programs, providing technical guidance, developing career paths, facilitating alignment with engineering command media, leading productivity improvement and risk mitigation initiatives, perform other functional duties in support of the normal operations and providing cost estimates for proposal activities including basis of estimates.

This is a dual role position where the ideal candidate will be able to serve as the scrum master across various products within a product line. The scrum master is responsible for running the Agile processes and helping the development teams overcome blocking issues in order to keep development momentum up. This is a role with potential paths into project management, control account management (CAM), and integrated product team (IPT) leadership.

Required Skills:

* C/C++ Programming, embedded software development experience
* Computer background
* Experience using and reporting EVMS
* 8+years of experience in software development or equivalent experience
* Technical leadership experience to a small team of engineers
* Experience providing career development for team members
* Experience contributing technical work products throughout the entire software life cycle
* Experience evaluating performance of section members and ensure completion of required and suggested training
* Experience working independently as well as collaboratively in a team environment
* Experience developing software in an Agile environment

Desired Skills:

* Earned Value certified
* Previous functional management experience
* Experience working on Tactical Radar programs
* Experience in an Agile scrum master or product owner role
* Experience across the full development lifecycle

Required Education (including Major):

* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, and/or related STEM degree from accredited University

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active Secret U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment. 143604BR 143604 Business Unit Profile

Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems (SAS) builds radars and other sensors for aircraft, spacecraft and ships. The business also provides communications and electronic warfare solutions and performs research in areas ranging from linguistics to quantum computing. SAS is headquartered in McKinney, Texas USA. 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.

Raytheon is headquartered in Waltham, Massachusetts. Follow us on Twitter.

Relocation Eligible


Clearance Type



Software Engineering

Type Of Job

Full Time

Work Location

CA - El Segundo

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

About Raytheon

Raytheon is a global company that specializes in defense and other government markets.

10001 employees

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