Harris Corporation Senior Software Engineer in Queensland, Australia

Senior Software Engineer 12/5/18--SoftwareAustralia - Queensland - Brisbane




Job ID: CS20182911-29027


Job Title – Senior Software Engineer

Job Location – Australia - Queensland - Brisbane

Job Code – CS20182911-29027

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com at https://www.harris.com/ .

Job Description:

  • To perform software development activities in an agile environment as directed by the Software Engineering Manager

  • Develop the architecture for new and modified capabilities

  • To work with the Systems Engineering Requirements team to ensure traceability of the software

  • To assist the Verification and Validation team to ensure the developed solution meets the requirements

  • Provide coaching and mentoring of Junior Software Engineers

Responsibilities include:

  • Software development using the following suite: Java, C#, Windows and Linux,Scripting languages including Python, JavaScript,Full stack web development

  • Prepare engineering documentation (drawings, diagrams, design notes, work instructions, test procedures, reports, etc) in support of design definition and team objectives.

  • Will have extensive knowledge relating to the Agile and Waterfall methodologies, systems and procedures within the enterprise software development discipline


  • Bachelor's Degree and minimum of 6 years of prior relevant experience

  • 10+ years’ experience in software solution development

  • Experience in large projects, including complex software designs and solution architecture.

  • Tertiary Qualifications in a Software Engineering discipline

  • Experience in development environments in all phases (concept through to delivery)

  • Experience in Agile development environment including Continuous Integration frameworks and relevant tools such as Jira, Teamcity and Git

  • Required to be an Australian Citizen to satisfy defence requirements for an NV1 Clearance

  • Ability to travel

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Knowledge of networking protocols and routing strategies in a Linux environment (knowledge of protocols such as ARP, DHCP, RIP, OSPF, PIM etc is desirable)

  • Knowledge of Bootstrap and Twisted Frameworks

  • Experience with network security and networking technologies and with system, security, and network monitoring tools

  • An understanding of Security and Cryptographic systems is an advantage.

  • Experience in vulnerability assessments and/or network penetration testing

  • Familiarity with web related technologies (Web applications, Web Services, Service Oriented Architectures) and of network/web related protocols

  • Experience in testing of complex defence projects

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to Australian 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.

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 .

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LocationAustralia - Queensland - Brisbane