Software Engineer - Elasticsearch /

VA542: 22260 Pacific Blvd, Dulles 22260 Pacific Boulevard Building CC4, Sterling, VA, 20166-6916 USA


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VA542: 22260 Pacific Blvd, Dulles 22260 Pacific Boulevard Building CC4, Sterling, VA, 20166-6916 USA

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Raytheon currently has an exciting opportunity for a talented AWS Elasticsearch Developer to join our dynamic team. The successful candidate will play a critical role in designing and developing interfaces and services to expose the contents of our document repository through AWS managed Elasticsearch service. This pivotal role is instrumental in bridging the gap between stakeholder expectations and development realities, ensuring the seamless deployment and functionality of our machine learning and AI frameworks on the cloud.

Key Responsibilities:

Design, develop, and deploy robust interfaces and services to facilitate seamless access to our large document repository via AWS managed Elasticsearch service.

Collaborate with the Lead Integration Specialist and the rest of the development team to ensure the successful integration and deployment of tools within our AWS environment.

Contribute to the architecture, design, and implementation of highly scalable, reliable, and maintainable applications, adhering to best practices and team guidelines.

Engage in continuous performance monitoring and optimization activities to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of the Elasticsearch service and related applications.

Liaise with stakeholders to gather and analyze requirements, and deliver high-quality solutions that meet or exceed expectations.

Contribute to documentation, knowledge sharing, and code review processes to enhance team collaboration and personal skill set.


Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or related field.

Proficient in AWS cloud technologies, with a solid understanding and experience in Elasticsearch.

Experience in developing APIs, and a strong grasp of search technologies and document-oriented databases.

Strong programming skills in languages such as Java, Python, or similar.

Familiarity with tools is a plus.

Excellent problem-solving skills and a proactive attitude towards achieving project goals.

Strong communication skills, with the ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team.

Raytheon Technologies Corporation is an Aerospace and Defense company that provides advanced systems and services for commercial, military and government customers worldwide. It comprises four industry-leading businesses – Collins Aerospace, Pratt & Whitney, Raytheon Intelligence & Space and Raytheon Missiles & Defense. Its 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 cybersecurity. The company, formed in 2020 through the combination of Raytheon Company and the United Technologies Corporation aerospace businesses, is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

To realize our full potential, Raytheon Technologies is committed to creating a company where all employees are respected, valued and supported in the pursuit of their goals. We know companies that embrace diversity in all its forms not only deliver stronger business results, but also become a force for good, fueling stronger business performance and greater opportunity for employees, partners, investors and communities to succeed.

The following position is to join our Corporate or Research Center Team:

Requires advanced to expert knowledge of work area typically obtained through advanced education combined with experience.

May have broad knowledge of project management. Requires substantial knowledge of RTX projects, programs or

systems in order to provide enhancements within job area. Typically requires: A University Degree or equivalent experience and minimum 8 years

prior relevant experience, or An Advanced Degree in a related field and minimum 5 years experience

Engineering/Other Technical Positions: Typically requires a degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) and a

minimum of 8 years of prior relevant experience unless prohibited by local laws/regulations.

TS/SCI with polygraph required day 1

RTX is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, age or any other federally protected class.

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Perks/benefits: Career development Team events

Region: North America
Country: United States

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