Harris Corporation Chief Software Engineer in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Chief Software Engineer 6/8/18--SoftwareUSA - CO - Colorado Springs
Job ID: SIS20180706-25133
Job Title: Chief Software Engineer
Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado
Job Number: SIS20180706-25133
During its 120-year history, Harris has transformed communications and information technology. Harris is a proven leader in tactical communications, geospatial systems and services, air traffic management, environmental solutions, avionics and electronic warfare, and space and intelligence. From ocean to orbit and everywhere in between, we provide mission-critical solutions to connect, inform and protect the world.
On the Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don't work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: we work here because we know what - and who - we're protecting! From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform - we're making the world a safer place!
Harris Corporation Space and Intelligence Systems has an opening for a Chief Software Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Colorado Springs, Colorado . The individual will work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and a collaborative team setting.
Oversee a team of 40 engineers
Act as a liaison to internal and external stakeholders
Direct program software build baseline
Plan program software builds and upgrades
Coordinate program software development support
Lead the program defect process and prioritization
Report software productivity metrics
Lead all program software related issues and actions
Conduct risk assessment of issues associated with software
Work closely with the software Configuration Management team(s)
Work with other teams for scheduling and technical conflicts
Manage software resources
Lead program Configuration Control Boards
Resolve issues identified by Configuration Management and Quality Assurance
Ensure design reviews are planned, executed, and action items closed
Development, modification, and/or ownership of software branching models, release controls, and related software development processes for programs
Engagement with software teams regarding training, code, and process reviews
Work with programs to resolve scheduling and technical conflicts
Bachelor’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 12+ years of software engineering and development experience OR
Master’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and 10+ years of software engineering and development experience
An active DoD Top Secret security clearance
Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering
Previous management experience
Familiarity with Satellite Communications
Experience as a Software Architect
Knowledgeable with: Agile Methodologies, Python, Linux, Front End Web Development, establishing software metrics, software estimation, web micro-framework
Comfortable presenting to large groups
The ability to obtain and maintain program access
Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)
This position requires the candidate to already possess an active DoD Top Secret security clearance and to maintain the clearance.
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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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