Raytheon Mgr II Software Engrg in Tewksbury, Massachusetts

We have an opportunity for Software Section Managers within the Patriot Modernization Department in Tewksbury Massachusetts. Patriot is the world's pre-eminent air defense system, and we are currently developing software in support of new system capabilities. Successful candidates will manage and work with a team of software engineers to develop and test these new capabilities. We strive for technical excellence by drawing upon a diverse workforce whose knowledge base covers the complete spectrum of modern languages and computing platforms. Position: Section Manager, Integrated Defense Systems, Software Engineering Directorate, Patriot Modernization Software Engineering Job Description: The successful candidate will perform line management of 15 to 25 software engineers within the Department with the primary responsibility of ensuring that each employee has suitable work assignments and opportunities for growth and advancement. Section Management duties include performance development and appraisal, salary and manpower planning and ensuring adherence to company policies. Candidates will contribute significantly to the technical oversight of employees in support of their work assignments, and will also be responsible for supporting a major program task within the Patriot program, including a possible leadership or key individual contributor role. The candidate will be an integral part of the Patriot software team and will also be involved in development, integration, test and user support. Travel up to 10% domestically. Job Responsibilities: · Ensure that each employee has suitable work assignments and opportunities for growth and advancement · Contribute to the technical oversight of employees in support of their daily work assignments · Drive performance development and appraisal process for section · Support salary and manpower planning · Ensure Section member’s adherence to company policies, vision, values and goals · Communicate of company and program information · Support a major program task within the Patriot program · Support integration efforts and customer meetings · Support to all phases of software development lifecycle, tools, and methodologies Required Skills: Line and / or project management experience 8+ years’ experience in software design and development activities Experience with software development techniques and tools (e.g., Clearcase and Coverity) Experience with development on real time embedded systems, including some, or all, of the following computer languages: C, C++, Ada, Jovial Existing SECRET Security Clearance Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Software Engineering or other related Engineering Discipline. Desired Qualifications : Experience in weapons systems software (Patriot, missiles, air defense) Able to thrive in a dynamic environment Team oriented DevOps Experience Previous Section Manager experience Previous or current experience on Patriot program Cost / Schedule Management and Reporting experience Raytheon EVMS certification Cost Account Manager experience Agile software development experience Strong communication, interpersonal and decision-making skills Customer focus and collaboration skills Effective presence and influential leadership capability, with the ability to interact with senior levels of leadership effectively – including customer, Raytheon teammates and suppliers Masters Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Mathematics, Software Engineering or other related Engineering Discipline. 113745

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