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Network Planning Engineer (New Grad - Melbourne, FL)

Melbourne, Florida

Job ID AS20210707-64204
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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.


Job Title: Network Planning Engineer (New Grad - Melbourne, FL)

Job Code: AS20210707-64204

Location: Melbourne, FL

Job Description:

L3Harris is searching for a technical professional to join the Managed Services Enterprise Messaging Team as an IP Network Planning Engineer (NPE) supporting IP systems engineering activities, collaborating with internal and external teams, and working independently on projects from start to finish. Additional responsibilities include:

  • Updating, troubleshooting, and enhancing solutions within tools such as Oracle Enterprise Manager, Orion, and Splunk, etc.
  • Designing and implementing new enterprise systems to meet emerging program requirements
  • Automating routine job functions in Python, BASH, or PowerShell as applicable
  • Scheduling and executing maintenance requests for proactive engineering projects and break fix scenarios
  • Working with other engineering groups to maintain, enhance, and resolve issues within the network systems, servers, and applications
  • Interacting directly with vendors for issue resolution
  • Monitoring, analyzing and troubleshooting daily status of the health of infrastructure and services within an operations center utilizing management and monitoring tools
  • Finding valid metrics and creating reports to monitor health of services and infrastructure
  • Support on-call responsibilities and work after-hours as required
  • Ability to develop and follow detailed instructions and action plans for service restoral activities
  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology
  • 3.0 GPA minimum

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Network monitoring protocols/methods such as SNMP, NetFlow, and Syslog
  • Implementation/Administration of Network Management Systems (Splunk, IPAM, and Infoblox)
  • Networking principles and systems functionality, with the ability to troubleshoot OSI layers 1-7 throughout a COTS environment
  • Linux OS (RHEL/CentOS) and Microsoft Windows OS
  • Development of clear and concise technical procedures
  • Experience with Oracle WebLogic, Apache Talend, and/or Solace Messaging Routers
  • Experience adhering to deadlines and complete tasks on-schedule
  • Work well in a diverse team environment and with customers
  • Knowledge of scripting using shell, PHP, bash, and/or similar scripting languages
  • Experience with Agile software development and the systems engineering lifecycle
  • Ability to multi-task and prioritize projects according to business needs
  • Knowledge of Web Services APIs, Perl/Python scripting, Bash, Ansible
  • Preferred Certifications – Splunk, Cisco CCNA, CCNP; VMware VCA, VCP; NetApp NCDA, NCIE; RedHat RHCSA; Windows MCSA
  • Microsoft Office Suite

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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