Harris Corporation Specialist, Software Engineering in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Specialist, Software Engineering 8/1/18--Software, EngineeringUSA - CO - Colorado Springs




Job ID: SIS20180108-26326


Job Title: Specialist, Software Engineering

Job Code: SIS20180108-26326

Job Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado

Job Description:

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 Specialist, Software Engineering 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.

Essential Functions:

  • Ensure the availability, scalability, security, and performance of the VMware ESXi environment

  • Develop and maintain system requirements, architecture, design and implementation documentation

  • Develop operational documentation and specifications on system builds, disaster recovery documentation, and standard operating procedures

  • Identification and resolution of service level problems and the identification and support of mission-critical tasks

  • Manage staff to Test and implement patches, extensions, and device drivers

  • Coordinate with the Security Administrators and Systems Analysts to improve and maintain the technical standards of the environment

  • Troubleshoot and fix hardware and software problems

  • Troubleshoot and fix networking issues at the system level

  • Work any shift

  • Ad hoc projects

  • Act as a liaison to internal and external stakeholders

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree and 8+ years of experience of software engineering and development OR

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 4+ years of software engineering and development experience OR

  • Master’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and 2+ years of software engineering and development experience OR

  • An active, in-scope DoD Secret security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with designing, building, and maintaining high-availability virtual environments

  • Experience with ESXi, vCenter, HA, DRS, and EVC, NSX

  • Experience with shared storage technologies including VSAN

  • Experience with network technologies including Ethernet, and TCP/IP

  • Experience with x86 based hardware and lights-out management

  • Experience with performing performance analysis to determine troubleshoot and isolate issues in a hyper-converged virtual environment

  • Ability to automate day-to-day tasks/activities using current technologies

  • Ability to perform root cause analysis and act on results

  • Experience with RedHat Linux and Microsoft Windows system administration

This position requires the candidate to already possess an active DoD Secret security clearance and to maintain the clearance.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.

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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Expertise--Software, Engineering

LocationUSA - CO - Colorado Springs