Nestled in Waltham, MA, Raytheon Company is an international technology and innovation firm in aerospace and defense, providing electronics, mission systems integration and other capabilities in the areas of sensing; effects; and command, control, communications and intelligence systems; as well as a broad range of mission support services for a wide variety of government and commercial customers. Besides its global business services segment the company runs four operations: Integrated Defense Systems; Intelligence, Information and Services; Missile Systems; Space and Airborne Systems. Working toward the goal of making the world a safer place, the company offers career paths to you if you consider yourself mission-driven who thrives on continual learning, big ideas and real challenges. Job openings are not only available for professionals, but also for recent graduates & interns; moreover the company offers a Relaunch Program, a unique opportunity for experienced professionals returning to the workforce after taking a career break. A comprehensive and competitive benefits package is accessible for you, containing elements of health care, income protection, investment/retirement and work/life benefits. As one of the earliest technology start-ups Raytheon was established in Cambridge, home of the Institute of Technology, as the American Appliance Company in 1922.
Who we are!
Raytheon BBN Technologies is one of Raytheon?s premier research and development centers. Our diverse research portfolio combines the best technologies to deliver innovative, custom solutions with real-world benefit.
Located in Middletown, RI (Newport, RI), our Information Exploitation group is seeking a Staff Scientist with software research interests. Our world-class team works with a broad range of Government agencies to solve problems that are both technically challenging and have a real operational impact. The ideal candidate will have strong experience in Java development 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 build both prototype and real operational systems. You will be working on challenging problems including:
? Producing sophisticated software in a fast-paced agile environment;
? Developing mission-critical applications for deployment into global enterprise operations;
? Optimizing software for knowledge representation, storage, and query systems for high performance.
? Designing novel machine reasoning and learning algorithms and solutions to complex, open-ended intelligence problems.What will you need?
? BS in Computer Science or equivalent discipline and 2 years of experience; or MS in Computer Science or equivalent discipline and 0 years of experience.
? Proficiency in Java and the Java-based development ecosystem.
? US citizenship and a willingness to apply for US Government security clearance is required.Additional Skills that would be AWESOME / BENEFICIAL
? Advanced degree preferred.
? Experience with Web application development.
? Familiarity with modern software configuration management tools such as Docker, Gradle, Ivy, etc.
? Current US Government security clearance is desired.
*This position requires the eligibility to obtain a security clearance. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.