Principal Software Engineer – C/C++, Middletown, RhodeIsland

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Middletown, RhodeIsland

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United States of America


RI201: 127 John Clarke Road Middletwn 127 John Clarke Road Suite 3, Middletown, RI, 02842 USA

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Come play a role in our nation’s security while working in a culture that emphasizes innovation, teamwork, self-drive, and technical excellence in a collegial work environment that valuing creativity and initiative.

Who we are

Raytheon BBN is an organization who values work/life balance and encourages lifelong learning of new technologies. For over 70 years, scientists and engineers in diverse disciplines at Raytheon BBN Technologies have collaborated to solve real-world problems through research, exploration, development and prototyping. We challenge the status quo, pioneer new technologies, and create transformative solutions.

We are seeking a C/C++ Software Engineer to join our Physical Sciences & Systems business unit located a stone’s throw from seaside Newport, Rhode Island. Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to Linux software development on a server based real-time multi-threaded platform, integrating with custom hardware, and integrating with submarine networks.  The ideal candidate enjoys in a multi-disciplinary role and is comfortable adapting to and identifying new technologies as needed.

What you will do

Develop software for deployed DoD Linux real-time software and application specific support tools such as logging analysis tools, GUIs, simulators used for development and testing.
Develop driver software and interface specifications for external recorders, sensors, and network interface.
Collaborate with a cross-functional team testing your contributions and analyzing performance
Integrate components you develop into a larger system in preparation for real world testing and deployment.
Make a difference for our future Navy sailors

What you will gain

Involvement in the technical components of solving our customer’s most complex problems
Work with world class researchers and engineers who embrace innovation and challenge the status quo
Experience in a highly visible software development team, exposure to the Navy acquisition process, and opportunity to learn new technologies and gain new embedded development experiences.

What you need

BS in Computer Science, or relevant discipline and 8 years of experience or MS grad with degree and 5 years of experience
Experience developing software in and for a Linux environment
Proficiency using C/C++
Position may require some amount of overnight travel to support field testing and customer interaction.
Active / current US Government / DoD Secret clearance or higher

Additional Skills that would be great

Additional software engineering experience
Familiarity with Jira, Bitbucket, Confluence, or Coverity.
Experience with POSIX pThreads or other multi-threaded constructs
Experience with hard-real-time processing optimization
Advanced degree or additional experience will be compensated appropriately

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 – Life Resources – Employee Discount Program – Educational Assistance – Transportation Benefits – and Wellness Reward.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Government security clearance as of day one of employment.

Relocation Eligible: Yes

Relocation Eligible: Relocation assistance available provided final candidate meets eligibility requirements.

Employee Referral Award Eligibility: Only employees currently within RMD and RI&S have the potential to receive a Referral Award for submitting a referral to RMD and RI&S roles.  ALL eligibility requirements must be met to receive the Referral Awarding.

Raytheon Technologies is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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