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Lead, Software Engrg

Brisbane, Queensland Job ID CS20211810-71087
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L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.

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Job Title: Lead, Software Engrg
Job Code: CS20211810-71087
Job Location: Brisbane, Australia

Job Description:

At L3Harris, you can make a difference—with a secure career that encourages work-life balance and delivers industry-leading value to our customers operating on the world’s most challenging frontlines. L3Harris offers relocation packages, competitive compensation, paid maternity/paternity leave, education assistance and a great working culture.

L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.

As part of the Land 200 project, L3Harris are providing the Australian Army with next generation networking technology, allowing full IP connectivity across the battlespace. A key component of the project is the primary client facing application, allowing the users to plan and monitor the network, both remotely and in the field. The successful candidate will undertake activities and tasks related to the design and implementation of this web-based application, supporting the full software lifecycle from developing the requirements through to the formal testing.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead a software engineering team delivering products for Defence under tight schedules.
  • Provide software engineering expertise and advice to the team as a software SME.
  • Support colleagues in the wider project team on software matters.
  • Assist the Software Development Manager in implementation of quality controls and standards.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 9 years of prior relevant experience or a Graduate Degree and a minimum of 7 years of prior related experience.
  • 5+ years leadership experience in software development of small teams.
  • Experience in technologies such as Java, JavaScript, C# or Python.
  • Experience in tools such as JIRA, Bitbucket, Continuous Integration and Test pipelines such as Teamcity or Jenkins.
  • A degree in Software Engineering, Computer Science or Equivalent.
  • Current NV1 Security Clearance or the ability to attain.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong experience in traditional Software Development Lifecycles and Agile methodologies such as SCRUM.
  • Ability to lead technical reviews of software artefacts and provide meaningful feedback.
  • A sound understanding of the Systems Engineering lifecycle.
  • Ability to mentor software engineering staff.
  • Ability to represent a highly capable software team and fill down when required to help achieve objectives.
  • A learning attitude for continuous improvement.
  • Strong experience in leading customer facing applications for Defence under ASDEFCON programs.
  • Experience in Software Defined Networking.

Please be aware that this role requires the successful applicant to obtain and continue to hold a Negative Vet 1 Australian Government Security Clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to Australian citizens with 10 years checkable background. 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 Government information. It is acceptable that the successful candidate has a Baseline security clearance initially which will be upgraded. In order to be considered for upgrade, eligibility requirements for the Negative Vet 1 must be met.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies 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.


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