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Software Enterprise Services Lead – (Secret Clearance) *** $20,000 Sign On Bonus ***

Camden, New Jersey

Job ID IMS20220112-94151
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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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  • Innovative
  • Technical
  • Influential
  • Critical Thinker
  • Analytical
  • Detail Oriented


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

L3Harris Work Perks

  • Health

    • Medical with a High Deductible and traditional PPO plan options, as well as, vision and a full array of supplemental health benefits
    • A doctors' service to help with referrals and second opinions for you, your family, and parents

  • Family

    • 4 weeks of paid parental leave for moms and dads
    • Fertility treatment
    • Subsidized backup childcare and eldercare
    • Adoption assistance - $5,000 per adoption/$15,000 per employee
    • Pet insurance

  • Well-Being

    • No cap to your PTO time (for exempt employees)
    • Dress for your day - wear what works for you at work
    • Legal plan for you, your family, and parents
    • Discount platform
    • 9/80 work schedule available for most U.S. employees, effective October 24, 2022.

Job Description

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 space, air, land, sea and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 47,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.


Job Title: Software Enterprise Services Lead – (Secret Clearance) *** $20,000 Sign On Bonus ***
Job ID: IMS20220112-94151
Job Location: Camden, NJ
Job Schedule: 9/80 work schedule

Job Description:

L3Harris Integrated Mission Systems is seeking a Software Enterprise Services Lead with a DoD Secret clearance to lead the design, implementation, and maintenance of Linux-based infrastructure. Responsibilities include participation in product development by creating Linux infrastructure-related requirements, solution designs, plans and working with a team to execute those plans. The chosen candidate will apply technical proficiency across various stages of our product development life cycle, and work closely with stakeholders to prioritize and scope tasks. The chosen candidate will be instrumental in setting our direction and strategy for Linux-based infrastructure development, deployment, maintenance, and support.

Essential Functions

  • Work closely with cross-functional team members to develop requirements, designs and plans for our Linux-based infrastructure, and then implement those plans.
  • Install, configure, and maintain Linux, including problem analysis and resolution
  • Monitor system performance and ensure compliance with security standards and requirements.
  • Oversee formal design and test reviews, present technical briefings, and report project status
  • As a Linux subject-matter expert, support and participate in all phases of the development life cycle including requirements analysis, design, implementation, integration, testing and deployment
  • Develop test plans, procedures, and other relevant technical documentation
  • Utilize modeling tools, conduct experimental tests, prototype, and evaluate results


  • Active Department of Defense (DoD) SECRET clearance. TS-SCI will be needed to maintain position.
    • Ability and willingness to obtain and maintain a TS-SCI clearance
    • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field
    • 7+ years of experience working as a Linux Administrator or in a similar role
    • 2+ years leading teams of at least 2
    • In depth knowledge of 2+ Linux distributions: e.g., RHEL, CentOS, Debian, Ubuntu, etc.
      • Demonstrated ability to stand up and support Free and Open-Source SW (FOSS) Linux deployments
      • Certification is desirable but not necessary to apply.
      • Familiar with Kubernetes or OpenShift, VMWare/ESXi and virtual infrastructures in a CI/CD DevSecOps environment.
      • Expertise in at least 1 scripting language (e.g., Shell, Perl, Python, etc.)
      • Understanding of DNS (bind, dnsmasq or similar), SNMP, and TLS

Preferred Additional Skills

If you have experience building and/or maintaining solutions with any of the technologies listed below, we would love to hear from you:

  • Storage Area Networks (SANs)
  • PaaS experience (e.g., leveraging OpenShift)
  • Webserver configuration (e.g., Apache)
  • GIS experience (e.g., PostGIS, Geoserver)
  • Log management (e.g., FluentD, ELK)
  • Service Mesh (e.g., Istio)
  • Relational DBs (e.g., Oracle)
  • Non-relational DBs (e.g., MongoDB, Casandra)
  • API Gateways (e.g., Kong, NGINX Plus)
  • Message brokers (e.g., ActiveMQ, NATS, Kafka)
  • Cyber security (e.g., ArcSight, SPLUNK Core)
  • Data Analytics (e.g., Oracle Analytics, Golthem)
  • Identity and Access Management (e.g., OpenAM)
  • Secrets vault (e.g., Vault)
  • Network management (e.g., NSX)
  • Application performance monitoring and management (e.g., Prometheus)

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.

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