Senior Software Quality Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
St Petersburg, FL 33701

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 trailblaze new approaches, push the boundaries of innovation and chart a course to a tomorrow you can be proud to have a hand in creating.

Job Summary:
Quality & Mission Assurance Our Mission: Prevent. Protect. Improve.
The Senior Software Quality Engineer uses and applies extensive advanced software quality practices, principles, theories, concepts and techniques associated with the evaluation of software, firmware and configurable logic development for embedded multi-processor systems, and test systems.
RMD Software Quality Engineers enable engineering quality solutions, capabilities and services to the business. Most important is collaboration with our functional partners and customers (internal and external) to execute and solve problems quickly and efficiently. RMD Software Quality Engineers are embedded throughout the engineering lifecycle to prevent defects from reaching the customer and to ensure flawless program execution to meet quality, cost, schedule and technical objectives.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Provide solutions to complex technical software quality problems using established quality practices.
  • Work as a self-starter.
  • Follow and recommend changes to department processes and procedures.
  • Review software products and processes for compliance to contract requirements, software directives and reviews work practices for adequacy.
  • Provide guidance both to project staff and department senior staff.
  • Guide the successful completion of program quality assessments. May function in a software quality leadership role. Interact with senior product development and test personnel through both written and verbal communication.
  • Have extensive knowledge of emerging software quality and software development paradigms such as agile, DevOps or DevSecOps.
  • Conduct and document review of engineering materials related to the design and release of software artifacts.
  • Support development of advanced software quality measurements, and influence the successful completion of supported programs and projects.
  • Develop and negotiate quality requirements and support for projects.
Raytheon Missiles & Defense is seeking candidates who have mature skills and competencies in one or more of the following product domains:
  • Embedded software
  • Firmware and Configurable Logic
  • Test Equipment software
  • Modeling and Simulation software
  • Supplier software
  • System and Software Engineering Processes
  • Software Metrics and Analysis
  • Software Verification and Validation
  • Software Configuration Management

This position can be a Sr. Software Quality Engineer II or a Principal Software Quality Engineer, based on the candidate's qualifications as they relate to the skills, experience and responsibility requirements for the position

Qualifications You Must Have:
Required Education:
  • Bachelors degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics

Required Skills:
  • Minimum of five (5) years Software/Systems Engineering, Software Testing or equivalent Software lifecycle experience (including Software Quality Engineering or Software Assurance)
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a US security clearance. U.S. citizenship is required as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance

Qualifications We Value:
  • Minimum of eight (8) years Software/Systems Engineering, Software Testing or equivalent Software lifecycle experience (including Software Quality Engineering or Software Assurance)
  • Minimum of 6 years of practical experience using high order languages
  • Advanced degree in Engineering
  • Existing Secret Clearance
  • Root Cause Analysis and Corrective Action expertise
  • Raytheon or Industry certified Six Sigma Principal Specialist / Expert; Six Sigma Black Belt
  • Domain knowledge in software coding and/or testing
  • Domain knowledge in Agile, DevOps, DevSecOps, Code Analysis and/or Test Automation techniques
  • Advanced experience in software test, cybersecurity, software or information assurance
  • Demonstrated Applied Critical Thinking Skills
  • Ability to influence without authority, experience with cross functional teams
  • Experience in multiple phases of the program / product life cycle
  • Ability to prioritize work load in a multi-tasking, resource constrained work environment
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.
Additional Details:
This position requires either a U.S. Person or Non- U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.
Clearance Information: This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Non-US citizens may not be eligible to obtain a security clearance. The Defense Industrial Security Clearance Office (DISCO), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here:


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St Petersburg, FL 33701

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