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RTX Corporation Sr. Systems Engineer - Systems Integrator (onsite) in Aurora, Colorado

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United States of America


CO102: 16800 E Centretech Pkwy,Aurora 16800 East Centretech Pkwy Building S75, Aurora, CO, 80011 USA

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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.

Job Summary:

We have an exciting opportunity for a Sr. Systems Engineer - Systems Integrator for one of our premier programs here at Raytheon. In this role, you will join a team of systems integrators who are developing, integrating and maintaining next-generation ground system and related software. Our complex domain requires creative solutions to meet evolving customer needs.

Our Program follows modern Agile / DevOps development practices utilizing an agile framework and we provide robust and easy-to-use tools for reporting status and estimates to your Agile team leadership - meaning more time for true problem solving. Our small Agile teams adapt to evolving problem sets, and Engineers benefit from a flexible work environment where Engineers can migrate between teams to contribute to new domains.

This position is an onsite role at our Auroa, CO (Denver area) campus

Responsibilities to Anticipate :

  • Integrate sophisticated backend server-side Java applications in a Linux environment, leveraging Agile methodologies for state-of-the-art satellite ground systems, including space network ground segments, and global user interfaces

  • Play a pivotal role in the operational success of new advanced satellites focused on intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance for diverse clients.

  • Engage in the entire software lifecycle, from conceptualization and design to development, testing, deployment, and maintenance.

  • Utilize and enhance your skills in Multi-Tiered Architectures, Amazon Web Services, Geospatial Visualization Tools, Digital Engineering, and Automation Frameworks to support advanced spacecraft missions.

  • Collaborate in a modern DevSecOps environment, employing Agile methodologies to deliver high-quality software solutions efficiently.

    Basic Qualifications :

  • Typically requires a Bachelor’s in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and a minimum of 5 years of prior engineering experience

  • Experience with Python, Java, Ruby, Bash, C++, C#, and/or Go programming languages

  • Experience with Python and/or Pearl scripting

  • Experience with unit and/or automated testing

  • Experience with Agile development

Preferred Qualifications:

  • General understanding of Software Engineering processes and best practices.

  • Proficiency in object-oriented analysis and design

  • Experience with Agile development

  • Experience working with applications in the AWS Cloud

  • Experience with microservices using Docker and Kubernetes

  • Experience with DevOps and Continuous Integration/Continuous Development

  • Experience with one or more areas of satellite ground system software such as mission management, planning and scheduling, command and telemetry, satellite operations, or flight dynamics models.

What We Offer:

Whether you’re just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, we offer a 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 benefits we offer include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.

Additional Information:

  • Please consider the following role type definitions 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.

  • Hybrid: Employees who are working in Hybrid roles will work regularly both onsite and offsite. Ratio of time working onsite will be determined in partnership with your leader.

  • Remote: Employees who are working in Remote roles will work primarily offsite (from home). An employee may be expected to travel to the site location as needed.

Location Information

Aurora, CO:

The salary range for this role is 77,000 USD - 163,000 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.

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Raytheon Technologies 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.