Harris Corporation Senior Specialist, Software Engineer in Clifton, New Jersey

Senior Specialist, Software Engineer 10/24/18--Software, EngineeringUSA - NJ - Clifton




Job ID: SIS20180907-25759


Job Title: Senior Specialist, Software Engineer

Job Code: SIS20180907-25759

Job Location: Clifton, New Jersey

Job Description:

During its 120-year history, Harris has transformed communications and information technology. Harris is a proven leader in tactical communications, geospatial systems and services, air traffic management, environmental solutions, avionics and electronic warfare, and space and intelligence. From ocean to orbit and everywhere in between, we provide mission-critical solutions to connect, inform and protect the world.

On the Harris 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!

Harris Corporation Space and Intelligence Systems has an opening for a Senior Specialist, Software Engineering to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Clifton, New Jersey . The individual will work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and a collaborative team setting.

Essential Functions:

  • Involved in the entire software life cycle, including software coding, integration, debugging, and full documentation

  • Provide engineering and engineering support to the Space and Intelligence Systems Division's engineering business unit under technical direction

  • Provide engineering and engineering support, research, evaluation and development for highly complex and technical space-based aerospace products

  • Apply engineering standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques

  • Design, develop, test and verify complex engineering tasks in software, systems, and/or hardware components

  • Encompass a wide range of sophisticated (cross-discipline) engineering problem resolutions

  • Involved in design and development engineering assignments related to products and systems including the engineering of new products or updates to existing products


  • Bachelor's Degree and 6+ years of software engineering experience, OR Master's Degree and 4+ years of software engineering experience

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • An active DoD Security Clearance

  • Experience in software development using Java

  • Embedded Software experience

  • Experience with software design using UML and OOA/OOD (Object Oriented Analysis/Object Oriented Design)

  • Experience in software test integration

  • Experience with Crypto Keys and Government ICDs

  • Capable of working on both high and low-level software

  • Knowledge of model based development desired

  • Complete SW development Cycle experience

  • Experience in Oracle Database, XML/SOAP/J2EE

  • Knowledge in Kalman Filter

  • Knowledge of SWCM such as SVN, Clear case

  • Knowledge of UML Modeling Tools

  • Knowledge of requirement tools such as DOORs

  • Agile process and practice experience

Security Clearance:

Please be aware t his position requires the candidate to be able to obtain a DoD 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 Harris Corporation 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.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.

Job Profile Matching Criteria:

Expertise--Software, Engineering

LocationUSA - NJ - Clifton