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
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.
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.
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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LocationUSA - VA - Herndon