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Technical Capture Lead, Software Engineering - TS or TS/SCI

Chantilly, Virginia; Colorado Springs, Colorado

Job ID SAS20220804-80325
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Overview

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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  • Level: Experienced
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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

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.

Description:

Technical Capture Lead, Software Engineering
Job Code: SAS20220804-80325
Job Location: Chantilly, VA, (preferred) Colorado Springs, CO

Job Description:

L3 Harris is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join a dynamic, multidisciplinary team supporting various capture efforts and new program stand up in support to Government customers. The L3Harris team is building large-scale enterprise applications for space domain purposes using latest web technologies, distributed computation and storage frameworks, DevOps and sophisticated, cutting-edge domain analytics, with the system hosted on virtualized and cloud-computing platforms. The successful candidate will understand software engineering principles and processes in order to lead and support the technical portion of our various capture efforts and help stand-up software capabilities at new programs when awarded.

Essential Functions:

Subject matter expert with comprehensive knowledge of software development and DevOps as well as in-depth knowledge of capture management. Manages large, complex project initiatives of substantial importance to the organization with minimal oversight or direction. Communicates within and outside of the organization to explain and influence changes to practices, processes and approaches. Suggests significant improvements in processes, systems, or products. Writes technical proposals and perform engineering estimates. Provides input into new products/processes and implements operational plans that have measurable impact on business or functional results. Interfaces with the business leadership capture team and customers. Provides leadership and technical guidance to the capture team throughout the pursuit process and beyond.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Software Engineering, Information Systems, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or a related discipline and minimum of 12 years relevant experience. Graduate Degree and a minimum of 10 years of prior related experience.
  • Active TS or TS/SCI security clearance
  • Experience in software development life cycle
  • Experience with DevOps/DevSecOps practices
  • Experience with project/program management and technical team leadership
  • Experience supporting pursuits and proposal efforts
  • Experience leading and executing Agile software development program(s)

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • TS/SCI security clearance with CI Polygraph
  • In depth understanding of spacecraft operations and ground systems
  • Experience with C# and Java software development
  • Experience with Docker and Kubernetes
  • Experience with microservice architecture
  • Experience integrating, testing, and deploying software applications to operations
  • Experience with earned value program management and risk management
  • Knowledge / experience with cloud technologies
  • Experience leading in a Government Program(s) of Record

In compliance with Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act, the salary range for this role in Colorado is $129K - $240K. This is not a guarantee of compensation or salary, as final offer amount my vary based on factors including but not limited to experience and geographic location. L3Harris also offers a variety of benefits including: health and disability insurance, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, EAP, education assistance, parental leave, paid time off, and company-paid holidays. The specific programs and options available to an employee may vary depending on date of hire, schedule type, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements.


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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