Job Title Senior Associate, Software Engineering
Job Location Columbia, MD
Job Code CS20181409-27357
Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers' toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com.
Responsible for implementation of platform and waveform application GPP software for next generation multi-channel radio products, in conjunction with hardware product development
Requires the application of the principles and techniques of computer engineering, software engineering, and mathematical analysis to daily tasking
Consults with electrical engineers and other engineering staff to evaluate interface between hardware and software/firmware, and operational performance requirements of the overall system
Conducts software system testing procedures, programming, and documentation
Design, implement, test, and maintain embedded software for real-time control of advanced tactical radio equipment
Execution of software development process in a CMMI Level 3 environment
Perform coding and unit test of resultant software/firmware
Perform software/firmware component integration
Participation in peer reviews
Identifying, tracking and repairing defects
Bachelor's Degree BSEE, BSCS, BSCE, BSSE required with a minimum of 3 years of industry experience including the following
Proficiency Object-Oriented Design (OOD)
Experience with software emulators/debuggers
Experience with flash file systems, XML, networking protocols and/or Ethernet switching
This position requires the candidate to be able to obtain a Secret security clearance. In order to obtain a clearance you need to be a US Citizen and show proof of citizenship.
Preferred Additional Skills:
A firmware development background and troubleshooting skills is highly preferred
Experience with multi-threaded design and/or embedded real-time operating systems is highly preferred
Experience with wireless communications systems is highly preferred
Knowledge of C/C++, IP Networking, and Wireless Networking desirable
Strong proficiency with C/C++, object-oriented design
Familiarity with real-time operating systems, such as QNX or Linux
Experience with design and implementation of time-critical software applications
Ability to analyze and modify existing software to add new capabilities.
Ability to work effectively in a team environment; good interpersonal and communication skills
Creativity in problem solving
Understands basic principles and technical concepts; position provides opportunities to apply theory to practice
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.
By submitting your rsum for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your rsum, 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.
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.
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.
Location: USA - MD - Columbia
Activation Date: Friday, September 14, 2018
Expiration Date: Saturday, October 12, 2019