Harris Corporation Cloud Systems Architect in Colorado Springs, Colorado

Cloud Systems Architect 6/8/18--SoftwareUSA - CO - Colorado Springs




Job ID: SIS20180706-25147


Cloud Systems Architect

Job Location: Colorado Springs, Colorado

Job Number: SIS20180706-25147

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 Cloud Systems Architect to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in Colorado Springs, Colorado. The individual will work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and a collaborative team setting.

Essential Functions:

  • Act as a liaison to internal and external stakeholders

  • Develop Cloud Architecture, enterprise architecture, and software system engineering for large distributed solutions that are integral to customers’ missions

  • Interpret customer requirements and propose solutions to help them accomplish their mission

  • Generate architectural solutions using cloud architecture principles and sound software system engineering practices

  • Support large enterprise-wide programs and new business pursuits

  • Research, design, and develop enterprise-level systems

  • Manage the software team’s project assignments, software quality monitoring, compliance training, and technical skills development

  • Engage in architecture definition, technology development and insertion, and technical trades

  • Lead department-level talent development, including: technical and leadership succession planning, and implement knowledge transfer initiatives

  • Perform ad hoc projects

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 12+ years of relevant work experience

  • Master’s Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and 10+ years of relevant work experience

  • An active DoD Top Secret security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • An active DoD Top Secret/SCI security clearance

  • Previous management experience

  • Experience with RESTful web services

  • Experience with Jenkins, Artifactory/Nexus, Chef, Apache, SVN, SPLUNK

  • Knowledgeable in Linux and Windows operating systems

  • Experience with cloud computing services and platforms (i.e. OpenStack, Amazon Web Services, Rackspace, Google Compute Engine, Microsoft Azure, Docker, etc.)

  • Amazon Web Services archicture experience highly desireable

This position requires the candidate to already possess an active DoD security clearance and to maintain the clearance.

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.

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