Harris Corporation Lead, Software Engineer in Melbourne, Florida

Lead, Software Engineer 6/12/18--Software, EngineeringUSA - FL - Melbourne




Job ID: SIS20181206-25199


Lead, Software Engineer

Job Code: SIS20181206-25199

Job Location: Melbourne, FL

Job Description:

Software Engineer responsible for research, design, development, and integration of software systems, in conjunction with hardware product development for a large Enterprise Ground System program. Requires the application of the principles and techniques of computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis. Analyzes software requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints. Consults with electrical or mechanical engineers and other engineering staff to evaluate interface between hardware and software, and operational performance requirements of the overall system. Develops and directs software system testing procedures, programming and documentation. Technologies utilized by the systems include Java, C++, and Red Hat Enterprise Linux.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Computer Engineering with 9 years of experience; or equivalent.

  • 5 years recent years of experience in development, maintenance, troubleshooting and investigating software problems for Red Hat Linux based implementation.

  • 5 years design, write, and review code in C++ and/or Java.

  • 5 years experience and knowledge of software test approaches to recommend appropriate testing of software in a complex integration environment.

  • 5 years analyzing problems that focus and drive down to the root cause of problems quickly.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • A knowledge of maintaining the software baseline in industry standard configuration management tools.

  • Understanding of CMMI Level 3 software development processes.

  • Able to work in large program environments and have good communications skills.

  • Weather and Ground Systems Processing experience.

  • Background in Image Processing, Remote Sensing, and/or Environmental Processing.

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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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 - FL - Melbourne