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Raytheon Technologies Software Engineer II - Java / Python in Cambridge, Massachusetts

The ideal candidate will be energized by the opportunity to push the envelope of the state of the art working in a team at the intersections of advanced research in data analytics and engineering of mission-critical applications. At Raytheon BBN, problem solving and refining approaches to hard problems is key, as is involvement in business development activities. Applicants will work in a dynamic multi-disciplinary environment with engineers from a variety of other backgrounds and professional experience.

What you will need

The ideal candidate will have solid experience in software engineering using Java or Python with some experience or interest in machine reasoning, semantic web technologies, data analytics, or artificial intelligence technologies. Our research work applies the above technologies to develop both prototype and real operational systems.

  • BS in Computer Science or equivalent discipline and 2 years of paid experience; MS degree and 0 years of experience

  • Proficiency in software development using Java and Linux and their respective ecosystems

  • Practical experience with DevOps, Gitlab, Docker, web microservice frameworks

  • Mostly backend full-stack web development, Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment

  • Excellent communications skills and the ability to work both independently and in a team

  • Position may require some amount of overnight travel

  • Willingness to apply for and ability obtain and maintain DoD Top Secret security clearance

    Highly Desired Skills

  • 2 years of related research experience in one of the technical areas mentioned above

  • Practical experience w modern software configuration management tools such as Git, Gradle, Ivy, Springboot

  • Programming experience in C/C+

    • Experience with embedded systems
  • Experience with Cassandra, HDFS, Apache Kafka, JavaScript

  • Experience in signal processing

  • Active security clearance highly desired

    Why us?

    Raytheon BBN is proud to offer a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive 401k company match, a Retirement Contribution plan, performance based incentive, and competitive benefits package. In addition to protecting your and your family’s health and well-being, we also offer important financial and family friendly benefits to meet your needs.

    Our Work/Life benefits include – Paid Parental Leave – Adoption Assistance – Auto and Home Insurance – Child/Elder Back Up Care – College Coach – Retirement Planning Services – Flexible Work Arrangements - Legal Services – LifeResources – Employee Discount Program – Educational Assistance – Transportation Benefits – and Wellness Reward.


Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.