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Lead, Software Engineer - Cloud High Performance Computing (HPC) NOAA OMS NCCF

Suitland-Silver Hill, Maryland

Job ID SAS20220401-74683
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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 with the L3Harris's engineering team, 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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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.

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Job Title: Lead, Software Engineer - Cloud High Performance Computing (HPC) NOAA OMS NCCF

Job Code: SAS20220401-74683

Job Location: Suitland, MD

Job Description:

Experienced software engineer to assist in the sustainment and modernization of f NOAA ground systems on an existing cloud infrastructure for a new NOAA/NESDIS contract award. The project requires on-site support at a NOAA facility located in Suitland, MD. The position requires prior experience responding to break fixes to support cloud operations. The position will function as a part of a cloud sustainment team to complete approved sustainment tasks in compliance with system engineering, sustainment and quality plans meeting operational availability. The position contributes in the development of programming solutions, software system test procedures, training and documentation updates. The cloud services include, but are not limited to: Data Ingest, Product Generation (PG), Product Distribution (PD), data storage, and data stewardship.

This position will work with scientists to design and integrate HPC pipelines in an HPC framework.

Provide support to scientists in optimizing the algorithm pipelines’ performance (e.g. scalability, running time). Provide algorithm profiling, performance tuning, scalability analysis. Lead the operations and management of an HPC cluster framework that operates in the AWS Cloud.

Essential Functions:

  • Function as a part of a cloud sustainment team to complete approved sustainment tasks in compliance with system engineering, sustainment and quality plans meeting operational availability.
  • Contribute in the development of programming solutions, software system test procedures, training and documentation updates.
  • Work with scientists to design and integrate HPC pipelines in an HPC framework.
  • Design and implement automated and manual testing for systems and supporting operations.
  • Provide support to scientists in optimizing the algorithm pipelines’ performance (e.g. scalability, running time).
  • Provide algorithm profiling, performance tuning, scalability analysis.
  • Coordinate engineering and product teams to design moderately complex, automated test methodologies.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in engineering and minimum 9 years of prior relevant experience, OR, Graduate Degree in engineering and a minimum of 7 years of prior related experience.
  • Prior experience responding to break fixes to support cloud operations.
  • Experience supporting and modernizing existing HPC cloud solutions.
  • Experience defining comprehensive software test approaches in a complex integration environment.
  • Experience in software development with at least one of these languages: Python, Java, C++, BASH, shell scripting.
  • Active Public Trust security clearance.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience supporting NOAAs NESDIS Common Cloud Framework initiative (NCCF).
  • Experience in Scaled Agile for Enterprise (SAFe) scrums, sprints, ceremonies, backlogs, and dashboards.
  • Linux experience.
  • Experience with NIST 800-53 security controls.
  • Experience maintaining software baselines using GIT and Jira.
  • Experience with CMMI Level 3 software development processes.

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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