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Software Engineer (Entry level)

Manchester, Greater Manchester
04/06/2019 (13:54)
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About the role…

A fantastic opportunity to join Raytheon UK in our rapidly growing Cyber Innovation Team based in Greater Manchester. We have a wide range of vacancies in our expanding Software Development Team. We operate an Agile/Scrum methodology and you will be involved in the full software development lifecycle, developing solutions using the latest technologies. Working for Raytheon you will be part of a growing team, working alongside world class partner organizations. Raytheon supports on-going professional development through both formal and on-the-job training to help you develop your career and maximize your potential.

Main duties of the position

Basic Objective: To design, develop and maintain mission critical applications and systems

Key Responsibilities:

• Design and develop product functionality, user interfaces and performance improvements

• Document designs and advise on product support material

• Investigate product issues and develop solutions to customer issues

• Contribute to the innovation of new products and services for our customer base

• Develop test plans and methodologies to ensure developed products meet Raytheon quality standards

• Be involved in, committed to and part of the continuous improvement of software applications and systems

What we are looking for…

Essential Skills:

Skills in one or more of the following:

Java application development

C/C++ based application development in a Linux environment

Web application frameworks development in languages such as JavaScript, jQuery,

node.js, angular.js, HTML5/CSS3

Application development using Java orientated middleware, for example, JEE,

Spring, Hibernate, Apache Camel

Software application development utilizing RDBMS (e.g. Oracle/MySQL) and/or

unstructured persistence layers, (e.g. ElasticSearch, MongoDB )

Desirable Skills:

Experience Working in an Agile/SCRUM/DevOps delivery model

Experience of scripting languages; Perl, Python, ruby

Experience with high performance distributed systems

Experience of Big Data Analytics and Visualization

Experience in secure development techniques and tools that produce secure systems

Understanding of virtualization (e.g. VMWare and Hyper-V)

Experience of PKI and encryption techniques

Key Behaviours:

Good interpersonal skills for customer liaison

Good written and oral communication skills

Good time management, organization and prioritization skills

An inquisitive mind and a desire to promote innovation

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