Software Engineer Lead

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Fulton, MD 20759
Software Section Manager/Principal Software Engineer

Come join a world class team of engineers who are building defense technologies to make the world a safer place!

Raytheon Missile & Defense (RMD) in Fulton, MD is seeking a Software Section Manager to be responsible for managing a small, elite team of engineers working on a variety of programs and products in the Command and Control (C2) domain. In this position, you will coach, lead, and partner with your team with software for distributed systems for Solipsys Software Engineering function.

Responsibilities as a Section Manager:
  • Executing employee performance assessments, including administration of performance development summaries and associated activities
  • Coaching and career development
  • Planning and tracking employee task assignments
  • Ensuring employee compliance with company policies and procedures
  • Oversight of personnel issue resolution
  • Timecard approvals
  • Coordination of section meetings
  • Support to the Department Manager and Directorate
  • Collaborate effectively in a team environment
  • Lead by example and align with Raytheon Values and Behaviors.
  • Work as a technical lead or individual contributor; Section Manager duties is on an average 10% of the time.
In this role, you will also provide technical direction and maintain accountability of performance of engineers in your section, and be actively engaged in the technical and/or programmatic aspects of programs within the business. This includes providing engineering stakeholder input and direction to ensure that cost, schedule, technical performance, and risk management comply with program needs. Additionally, you will perform other functional duties in support of the normal operations, and also provide cost estimates for proposal activities including basis of estimates (BOEs).

Basic Qualifications:
  • 8+ years experience in software development using JAVA and/or C++.
  • Technical leadership experience to a small team of engineers (Section Manager role is 10% of time)
  • Experience with full lifecycle development including exposure to software requirements, design, development, integration and test.
  • Experience in software development using Object Oriented Design methodologies.
  • Experience using SW Development tools.
  • B.S./B.A. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or other related engineering discipline.
Desired Skills:
  • Strong oral/written communication skills & proven leadership skills.
  • Ability to react to change, handles tasks productively, & achieve results in a matrix environment.
  • Ability to engage & build positive relationships with both internal/external customers & employees.
  • Demonstrated ability to document designs.
  • Experience with cost/schedule management (Earned Value Management, etc.)

This position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.186075


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