Job Title: Software Architect
Summary of Role:
Raytheon’s Weapons and Sensors team is seeking talented, passionate, and innovative individuals that thrives within an Agile eco-system to deliver world class solutions that make the world a safer place. Become a part of something greater than yourself by bringing your best in collaboration with other motivated and talented individuals across a diverse set of backgrounds and skill sets. The Software Architect will be the technical lead for the software aspects of the programme, being responsible for the delivery of a coherent software solution, operating within the constraints of cost and schedule.
The Software Architect will contribute to all phases of the programme lifecycle from Project Design, Requirements Capture, Solution Design, Implementation, Test, Integration, Deployment and Support. Initial responsibilities will include working with the Systems Engineering team to construct an architectural description of the extant system. Duties will also include the design of a software development process applicable to the programme – documenting processes and standards which will be disseminated throughout the team. Planning, environment setup and recruitment will play an important part in the initial project phase. As the sole owner of the Software Architectural Design, the Architect will have a clear understanding of Business, Functional, Non-Functional and Data Architectures, demonstrating their contribution to the overall solution for future development to meet customer requirements. Design patterns for solving common software problems will be considered with an understanding of their applicability and benefit in the overall solution. The design will articulate how the solution meets the requirement and will be communicated throughout the execution phase to establish continuous buy in from all stakeholders.
About Raytheon Technologies
Raytheon Technologies Corporation is an aerospace and
defence company that provides advanced systems and
services for commercial, military and government
customers worldwide. It comprises four industry-leading
businesses – Collins Aerospace Systems, Pratt &
Whitney, Raytheon Intelligence & Space and Raytheon
Missiles & Defence. It’s 195,000 employees enable the
company to operate at the edge of known science as
they imagine and deliver solutions that push the
boundaries in quantum physics, electric propulsion,
directed energy, hypersonics, avionics and cyber security.
The company, formed in 2020 through the combination
of Raytheon Company and the United Technologies
Corporation aerospace businesses, is headquartered in
Raytheon Career Development:
Raytheon has a wealth of resources available to help you
develop your career from the moment you join.
Activities range from on-line learning modules, to
external training and support for taking professional
qualifications relevant to your role.
Diversity, Equity and Inclusion:
At Raytheon UK, we’re committed to be building a
workforce that represents the true diversity of Britain
where all of our colleagues feel enabled to deliver the
best work of their lives. We’re proud to be an equal
opportunities employer who selects the very best
candidates for the job. We truly value the diversity of our
workforce work hard to create an inclusive environment
where our colleagues can bring the unique skills,
experiences and ideas to the table to help us grow our
business, create innovative solutions and develop our
Our Employee Resource Groups (ERGs) act as the eyes
and ears into the community they represent and support
us in building a truly inclusive business. Our ERGs are
open to all colleagues, regardless of background, and
include: Raytheon Women’s Network, RayPride, Young
Employees Success Network, Raytheon Veterans
Network, Raytheon Alliance for Diverse Abilities and
We’re also delighted to have been recognised as a Gold
Award Employer as part of the HM’s Armed Forces
Covenant and the Human Rights Campaign’s 2021
Corporate Equality Index as a ‘best place to work for
All applicants will receive consideration for employment
regardless of race, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran
status, age or any other characteristic.
If you need us to make any adjustments to support you
during our recruitment process, speak to our recruitment
team who will be happy to help.
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