Distributed systems offer many new opportunities and also pose unique and complex challenges. Join our small team of talented scientists and engineers to help define how autonomous systems can help military, law enforcement, fire fighters, search and rescue teams to better achieve their missions.What you will do• Work with a small team on cutting-edge research and development projects• Design and develop prototype software using the latest open-source technologies• Receive and incorporate feedback from end users, field tests, and exercises• Explore technical possibilities collaboratively with motivated, world class colleagues• Deliver practical solutions to complex problemsWhat you need• Bachelors in Computer Science and 2+ years of direct experience or M.S. in Computer Science• Strong programming skills, specifically in Java• Passion for software engineering practices• Creative problem solving and ability to build rapid prototypes• Excellent communication skills• Position may require some amount of overnight travel.• U.S. person or the ability to obtain an Export Authorization from the appropriate government agency for non-U.S. personsAdditional Skills that would be AWESOME• Experience with Artificial Intelligence• Experience with Semantic representations (e.g., OWL, SPARQL)• Experience with networking (e.g., TLS, HTTP, DNS)Why UsBBN Technologies (BBN) is the research company behind many revolutionary advances that we take for granted today. BBN is where email was invented and the first routers were implemented. Today, BBN's scientists and engineers are working to advance the state-of-the-art on topics ranging from machine language translation to quantum cryptography. BBN offers the opportunity to perform exciting and revolutionary research that solves important problems in an exciting, collaborative environment. We are looking for a creative, talented software developer to join our Intelligence Software and Systems group. Work in our group focuses on designing, developing, and deploying new advances in cyber security, artificial intelligence, virtual technologies and distributed computing to solve challenges problems across a variety of application domains.Raytheon BBN is proud to offer a comprehensive total compensation package including a competitive 401k company match, a Retirement Contribution plan, performance based incentive, and competitive benefits package. In addition to protecting your and your family's health and well-being, we also offer important financial and family friendly benefits to meet your needs.Our Work/Life benefits include - Paid Parental Leave - Adoption Assistance - Auto and Home Insurance - Child/Elder Back Up Care - College Coach - Retirement Planning Services - Flexible Work Arrangements - Legal Services - LifeResources - Employee Discount Program - Educational Assistance - Transportation Benefits - and Wellness RewardThis position requires either a U.S. Person or a Non-U.S. Person who is eligible to obtain any required Export Authorization.174028 Raytheon Technologies 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.