Harris Corporation Software Engineer in Herndon, Virginia

Software Engineer 10/10/17--SoftwareUSA - VA - Herndon




Job ID: ES20171010-21294


Job Title: Software Engineer

Job Location: Melbourne, FL

Job Code: ES20171010-21294

Job Description:

Harris Corporation is seeking a Senior Software Engineer for the Aviation Voice Communications Systems development for domestic and international Air Traffic Control customers. The position involves the full lifecycle software development for the VCS21 air traffic control voice switch system. The work includes documenting the embedded software design and the operation environment for the application servers, updating the ICDs used by the application server software, and writing a test tool to capture and decode all messages among the application servers. Longer term responsibilities include software development for additional product features as required to expand customer base.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Write tools for capturing, filtering, decoding, and displaying VCS 21 communication network packages

  • Document the embedded application operation environment including all the COTS and their usage to support the operation of the voice communication system

  • Update the ICDs used for the application server software

  • Perform other software engineering tasks, such as design, code and unit test software for new features.

Job Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related engineering field

  • 8+ years software development experience in C/C++ (additional experience may substitute for education)

  • Experienced with Linux Operating System, VM Ware configuration and installation, and the related COTS products.

  • Experienced with network protocols (UDP, TCP/IP, SNMP, etc.) and computer security

  • Experienced with shell script language

  • Experienced with writing light weight test tools

  • Experienced with network packet capturing tools

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Master’s degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or a related engineering field

  • Experienced with VOIP

  • Experienced with ARMS processor architecture

  • Knowledge of UML

  • Excellent communication and presentation skills along with the ability to develop effective working relationships with program management personnel and other engineers

  • Excellent critical thinking and problem solving skills

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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LocationUSA - VA - Herndon