Principal Software Engineer (IRAD)

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
McKinney, TX 75069
About Us:
At Raytheon Missiles & Defense, fresh thinking and possibilities are forged in times of change and you will be on the front lines as we trail blaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow that you can be proud to have a hand in creating.

We are actively seeking a Principal Software Engineer for our Internal Research and Development (IRAD) Software Engineering team in McKinney, TX. As a critical team member, the Principal Software Engineer will be a member of this elite team of engineers, working on real time software infrastructure products and associated tools as well as supporting development and integration of Modular Open Systems Architecture (MOSA) solutions.

Job Summary:

The Principal Software Engineer will be integrated into a small software team and perform software development, integration, testing and maintenance of real time software infrastructure products and tools, and develop / demonstration of related MOSA solutions. The Principal Software Engineer will perform hands-on technical work including designing, testing, and debugging real-time software, as well as problem resolution, software integration, and verification efforts. Our real-time software infrastructure products are developed using the C/ C++ language and executes on a wide variety of computing platforms including the VxWorks, Linux, Windows, and FreeRTOS operating systems.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
As a Principal Software Engineer, your day-to-day activities may include:
  • Development of real time software capabilities to support integration of MOSA-based systems
  • Development of tools for our real time infrastructure and MOSA products
  • Development and maintenance software capabilities for our real time infrastructure products

Qualifications You Must Have:
8+ years of Software Development Life Cycle experience with an emphasis on embedded software
Ability to develop and maintain software in C/C++
Working knowledge of one or more real time operating systems (VxWorks, Linux, FreeRTOS etc.)

Knowledge of network programming and analysis
This position will require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only US Citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

Required Education:
BS degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Math or related engineering/science discipline.

Qualifications We Value:

Highly motivated and enthusiastic engineer who can work in a fast-paced environment
Scripting experience, especially experience in using Python
Knowledge of processor hardware, especially Xilinx SoC processors Experience with Agile methodologies (Scrum) and analysis

Strong communication, analysis and collaborative skills.
Master's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or Software Engineering

What We Offer:
Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, 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.


Why move to North Dallas?

North Dallas area - McKinney

Quality of Life:
Quality of Life - MEDC | Unique McKinney

Demographics | Unique McKinney



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McKinney, TX 75069

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