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Principal Radar Discrimination Software Engineer

RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Woburn, MA 01801

This is your opportunity to join the AN/TPY-2 Radar Software Team to support our X-Band Radar software product line. The radar software development team works with the latest algorithms to implement real-time solutions that improve our missile defense discrimination capabilities. The candidate will be responsible for architectural design, application design, and implementation of integrated Radar discrimination software applications. The Missile Defense Radar Software Departments mission is to provide world class Missile Defense and Surveillance Radar Software to be used in radar systems deployed on land and sea. We strive for technical excellence by drawing upon a diverse workforce whose knowledge base covers the complete spectrum of modern computing languages and platforms.

Job Summary:
  • Perform high level design, software development, integration, and testing of real-time Radar software.
  • Develop radar software applications using Ada, C++/C and Java programming languages running on a variety of computing platforms running Linux or UNIX operating systems.
  • Employ an AGILE Scrum process to rapidly design, code, and integrate capabilities on a continuous basis into a mature solution for our customers
  • Act as a key contributor for complex development tasks and provide technical leadership in multiple areas of software engineering.
  • This position requires understanding of real-time, radar discrimination software design and the ability to recognize the performance implications associated with specific detail implementations.
  • The candidate will require the ability to understand the big picture of the radar system and also be able to develop or review detail solutions at the source code level.

U.S. Citizenship status is required, as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance within 30 days of employment.

  • Existing secret clearance or ability to obtain an interim Secret within 30 days and full clearance thereafter.
  • Minimum 8 years of experience in all phases of software engineering
  • 6+ years of experience with Ada or C++/C
  • 6 years Linux or UNIX experience
  • 6 years radar discrimination software development experience
  • Software development experience in a DoD environment
  • Experience at the Software architecture level
  • Ability to review software requirements and high level design to access the viability of the design
  • Experience implementing complex real-time radar discrimination algorithms that meet latency and throughput performance requirements
  • Familiarity with radar discrimination and imaging algorithms
  • Understanding of parallelism and concurrency as applied to algorithm implementation on shared memory and distributed systems
  • Familiarity with the following SW Tools: ClearCase, DOORS, MATLAB
  • Experience on XBR, AN/TPY-2, COBRA DANE, GBR-P, or similar missile defense radars.
  • Experience in an Agile/SCRUM development environment
  • Strong Object-Oriented Design Knowledge


Posted: 2021-01-09 Expires: 2021-02-08

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RTN 2 (Raytheon IDMS)
Woburn, MA 01801

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