Section Leader

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Fullerton, CA 92832
Looking for an opportunity to make a difference? We are currently seeking a Section Leader-Radar Software to join the Radar and C5I Integrated Software (RADC5I) team in Fullerton, CA.

The Section Leader provides guidance, leadership, and management to a section of 15 to 20 Software Engineers working the Radar domain and programs. Additionally, the Section Leader is responsible for employee performance development and assessment and to ensure all personnel are properly prepared and trained for the scope of their task. The Section Leader is a part of the RADC51 software leadership team, helping to achieve the department goals, participating or leading initiatives in program execution, innovation and quality improvements using Agile, DevOps and Six Sigma methods.

Responsibilities to Anticipate:
  • Ensure that each employee has suitable work assignments and opportunities for growth and advancement
  • Provide coaching, career development and salary planning for the section
  • Ensure section members adhere to Raytheon policy and support Raytheons vision and goals
  • Ensure section members are trained for their role and assigned tasks
  • Provide technical or managerial contributions to one or more Radar domain programs
  • Improve productivity and quality of the sections efforts/products
  • Support to the Software Engineering Department Manager and Directorate
  • Work as a technical lead or individual contributor; Section Manager duties on average are 10% of the managers time
    There's no such thing as a perfect candidate, so don't hold back. Your qualifications could add tremendous value to our team. Our customers come from all different backgrounds, and so do our employees. If you're passionate about what you could accomplish here, we'd love to hear from you

Qualification You Must Have:
  • Education: BS or MS with an emphasis in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or Software Engineering
  • 10+ years of experience in Software or Systems Engineering
  • Team leadership and management
  • Radar domain or embedded systems
  • C/C++ or Ada
  • DevOps/Agile tools and techniques
  • 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:
  • Active secret clearance
  • Prior experience in a Section Manager or Program Leadership role
  • Strong communication skills, interpersonal and decision-making skills
  • Agile scrum master or product owner
  • Software metrics and cost estimation
  • Earned Value management
  • Customer focus and collaboration skills
  • Effective presence and influential leadership capability, with the ability to interact with senior levels of leadership effectively including customers, Raytheon teammates and suppliers
  • Proven experience with software development techniques and tools
  • EVMS certified
  • Experience with the Estimate at Complete (EAC) process
  • Experience with software bids on proposals
  • Masters Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, or Software Engineering
  • Demonstrated success managing a project

Keywords: software, manager, leadership, technical, radar, radar systems, c, c++, ada, agile, devops and six sigma, earned value, evms, program, estimate, proposal, bid

What We Offer: Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, Raytheon offers 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 Raytheon offers include parental (including paternal) leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.


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