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Software Engineer

Camden, New Jersey

On the L3Harris 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. Working in Software with L3Harris you'll join our team of qualified, diverse individuals and work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, global scope, and a collaborative team setting.


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I love my job because every day there’s a new problem to tackle, a new skill to learn and an awesome team that has my back.

Heather S., Engineer

Job Description

Job ID IMS20201310-51782 Date posted 10/14/2020

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.


Job Title: Software Engineer (Application)
Job Code:10636
Job Location: Camden, NJ

Job Description:
Reporting to the Software Engineering Manager, the Application Software Engineer plays a key role in developing innovative software components to support L3Harris C5 and Cyber Solution Centers.
Tasks include:
• Apply computer science, engineering, and mathematical analysis concepts and principles in the development of software for the target system
• Work closely with cross functional members of the engineering organization to develop and evaluate interfaces between software hardware components, and operational performance requirements and design of the overall system
• Support and participate in all phases of the software development life cycle, including requirements analysis, design, implementation, integration, and formal testing
• Develop software test plans and procedures, and other relevant technical documentation
• Utilize modeling tools and equipment to establish operating data, conduct experimental tests, prototype, and evaluate results
• Participate in peer reviews, identify, track and repair defects
• Utilize a variety of software languages (e.g., Java, Python, Angular, C++, Go) on Windows, Linux, mobile platforms, and embedded real time operating systems.

• Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, or related field
• U.S. citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense (DoD) SECRET clearance. TS/SCI is highly desirable.
• Related coursework and 0-3 years of experience developing desktop, mobile, and/or web applications with an object-oriented programming language
• Exposure to software modeling, system interface and database design.
• Excellent oral and written communication skills
Preferred Skills:
• Java development experience
• Experience developing RESTful web APIs
• Experience with any of the following:
• Eclipse IDE, Spring Boot, Docker, Kubernetes/OpenShift, Javascript, jQuery, Angular JS, Vue, NodeJS, PostgreSQL, Jenkins, Wireshark, TCP/IP, Junit, PowerMock, Mockito, SoapUI, Selenium, Cucumber, Git, JBoss web server, Linux, microservice development, HTML, CSS, MyBatis, Maven.
• Experience debugging web applications
• Experience with static code analysis, code coverage tools, and automated test frameworks
• RF knowledge (including SW Defined Radio)
• Ability to read and debug C++ applications
• Knowledge of network architectures and protocols

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. 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 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.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.


L3Harris Work Perks

  • career development

  • Dress for your day

  • Tuition reimbursement

  • Flexible Schedule

  • parental leave

  • adoption cost benefit

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