Senior Java Software O&M Engineer (Onsite)

RTX

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Multiple Locations

Why you should apply for a job to RTX:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2019
  • 4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 79% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Programs are also available for dependent and adult care, family leave, college planning, counseling and personal convenience services.
  • We provide programs that offer solutions to life’s challenges, including a variety of flexible work arrangements and paid time off.
  • Employees may participate in tax-advantaged accounts to pay for eligible health and dependent care expenses with pretax dollars.
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    Position summary

    fting, coding, and refining Java-based applications within a Linux, Agile, and DevOps framework. Our focus at the forefront of aerospace and defense technology is on enabling exceptional communication, surveillance, and defense capabilities through state-of-the-art satellite systems. This role is not just about building new software solutions; it also involves the operations and maintenance of existing applications, ensuring they meet our rigorous standards and continuously evolve to support our mission. Join our Satellite Ground Systems Team to challenge the limits of technological advancements. Due to the security clearance requirements, this onsite position will be available in our State College, PA location or our Dulles, VA location.

    What You Will Do

    As a Senior Java Software Engineer, your primary focus will be on the development, operations, and enhancement of sophisticated software applications for Satellite Ground Systems. While maintenance and operational support of existing systems form a crucial part of your role, you will also have plenty of opportunities for new development, contributing to the next generation of our technology solutions. You will:

    • Design, implement, and test Java-based applications and software components for satellite ground systems, ensuring their reliability and scalability.

    • Play a key role in the operations and maintenance of existing software applications, troubleshooting issues, and implementing fixes to ensure continuous operational excellence.

    • Engage in the development of new software solutions, working in close collaboration with systems engineers and hardware designers to create robust, high-performance software.

    • Work within a DevOps environment using Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible, Jenkins, Jira, Git, Bitbucket, and Gradle, embodying the principles of Agile development through both Scrum and Kanban methodologies.

    • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to define software requirements and specifications, working with previously written code and making modifications as necessary.

    • Participate in software design reviews, code reviews, and system integration activities, continuously looking for ways to improve software processes and adhere to best practices in software development.

    What You Will Learn

    • Workings of Satellite Ground Systems

    • Development while in an Operation and Maintenance role

    • New tools that will keep you state-of-the-art.

    Qualifications You Must Have

    • Typically requires a Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM).

    • Five (5) years' experience in object-oriented software design and development using Java in a Linux environment and using unit testing tools (e.g., JUnit).

    • Experience in scripting languages such as Python.

    • Experience in an Agile/DevOps environment.

    • Clearance requirements: This position requires an active and transferable TS/SCI with CI Polygraph U.S. government issued security clearance prior to start date. U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.

    Qualifications We Prefer

    • Experience working in a DevOps environment using Docker, Kubernetes, Ansible, Jenkins, Jira, Git, Bitbucket and Gradle.

    • Experience working in an Agile Development environment using Scrum and Kanban.

    • Security+ certification.

    • Experience using the Atlassian tool suite.

    • Experience with satellite communication systems and protocols is highly preferred.

    • Familiarity with secure coding practices, especially in a defense or aerospace setting.

    • Master's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM).

    What We Offer

    Our values drive our actions, behaviors, and performance with a vision for a safer, more connected world. At RTX we value: Trust, Respect, Accountability, Collaboration, and Innovation.

    Relocation assistance available

    Learn More & Apply Now!

    RTX solves some of the toughest challenges in aerospace and defense. That requires expansive thinking and bold innovation - and that, in turn, requires a culture that is diverse, equitable and inclusive.

    We embrace individuality and diversity of thought to fuel opportunity for our employees, our customers, and our communities. We work toward progress, knowing that a more inclusive world is critical to our mission. Not just in this moment, but always.

    #reempowerprogram

    This role is also eligible for the Re-Empower Program. The Re-Empower Program helps support talented and committed professionals as they rebuild their capabilities, enhance leadership skills, and continue their professional journey. Over the course of the 14-week program, experienced professionals will gain paid, on-the-job experience, have an opportunity to participate in sessions with leadership, develop personalized plans for success and receive coaching to guide their return-to-work experience. Upon completion of the program, based on performance and contributions participants will be eligible for a career at RTX.

    Onsite: Employees who are working in Onsite roles will work primarily onsite. This includes all production and maintenance employees, as they are essential to the development of our products.

    Location Link:

    State College, PA: https://careers.rtx.com/global/en/raytheon-state-college,-pa-location

    DMV: https://careers.rtx.com/global/en/raytheon-dmv-location

    Software Engineering - https://careers.rtx.com/global/en/raytheon-software-engineering

    This position requires a security clearance. DCSA Consolidated Adjudication Services (DCSA CAS), an agency of the Department of Defense, handles and adjudicates the security clearance process. More information about Security Clearances can be found on the US Department of State government website here: https://https://www.state.gov/m/ds/clearances/c10978.htm

    The salary range for this role is 77,000 USD - 163,000 USD. The salary range provided is a good faith estimate representative of all experience levels. RTX considers several factors when extending an offer, including but not limited to, the role, function and associated responsibilities, a candidate's work experience, location, education/training, and key skills.

    Hired applicants may be eligible for benefits, including but not limited to, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, flexible work schedules, employee assistance program, Employee Scholar Program, parental leave, paid time off, and holidays. Specific benefits are dependent upon the specific business unit as well as whether or not the position is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement.

    Hired applicants may be eligible for annual short-term and/or long-term incentive compensation programs depending on the level of the position and whether or not it is covered by a collective-bargaining agreement. Payments under these annual programs are not guaranteed and are dependent upon a variety of factors including, but not limited to, individual performance, business unit performance, and/or the company's performance.

    This role is a U.S.-based role. If the successful candidate resides in a U.S. territory, the appropriate pay structure and benefits will apply.

    RTX anticipates the application window closing approximately 40 days from the date the notice was posted. However, factors such as candidate flow and business necessity may require RTX to shorten or extend the application window.

    RTX 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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    Why you should apply for a job to RTX:

  • Ranked as one of the Best Companies for Women in 2019
  • 4/5 in overall job satisfaction
  • 69% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • 79% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Programs are also available for dependent and adult care, family leave, college planning, counseling and personal convenience services.
  • We provide programs that offer solutions to life’s challenges, including a variety of flexible work arrangements and paid time off.
  • Employees may participate in tax-advantaged accounts to pay for eligible health and dependent care expenses with pretax dollars.