Software Engineering at Raytheon

Raytheon Intelligence & Space Forest, MS Hero

Join our team

Software Engineers at Raytheon design, develop and build innovative solutions for our customers. We're developing software applications, including integration and testing of missiles, launchers, radars, naval systems, fire control and other complex systems. 

What to expect

When you join our team, you'll experience all aspects of a software development life cycle as a member of a fastpaced agile team on the leading edge of:

  • Real-time systems design
  • Digital signal processing
  • Machine learning and autonomous systems
  • Cyber security
  • DevOps technologies and methods

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Our precision software and firmware integrates operating systems, device drivers and networking and control software to bring together sensor, guidance and flight control processing features that complete missions.

Who we are
Projects We're not just developing software; we're creating next-gen systems that help protect our nation.
Continuous Learning
Continuous Learning
Expansive learning platforms, certifications and workshops designed specifically for software architects.
Career Growth
Career Growth
Receive mentorship and a clear trajectory tailored for your growth.
9/80 Schedule
Work-Life Balance
Flexible work schedules and paid time off to accommodate work-life balance including many with every other Friday off

What makes us different?

  • We support our active-duty, reserve component, veterans and spouses by investing in programs that prepare them for new careers.​​​​​​​
  • 9 employee-led Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)
  • ​​​​​​​Multiple local volunteer opportunities available​​​​​
  • Learn more about our culture here​​
  • RTX Referrals & Rewards is our enterprise referral program with rewards up to $20k
  • 401K match for Student Loan payments
  • Access to subsidized, affordable backup child care through Bright Horizons®
  • The RTX Employee Scholar Program pays for tuition, academic fees and books for undergraduate and graduate study at approved educational institutions
  • Learn more about our benefits here
Aurora, CO
Various opportunities available across the country. Learn more about our offices were we are hiring software engineers: 

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Do you have what it takes to join the brightest, most innovative minds across aviation, space and defense? From creating advanced technologies that stop tomorrow's threats to developing systems that take us to new worlds and redefine sustainability standards, we're stretching the boundaries of what's possible every day. 

Let's rise to the challenge of the moment together.

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