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Senior Manager Embedded Software Engineer

Provo, Utah
Job Type
25 Jan 2023

Job Title: Senior Manager, Embedded Software Engineering

Job Location: USA-UT-SLC

Job Code: CS20220512-94249

L3Harris is currently seeking a Senior Manager, Embedded Software Engineering to join our team. This role offers a hybrid work scheduled (3 days in office/week) and a flexible 9/80 schedule. The Senior Manager, Embedded Software Engineering will provide technical leadership for the Embedded software development team that aligns with the antenna design team. This team develops real-time, Embedded software, including pointing and tracking, interface, and control software, that is used for the command and control of antennas. This is a key leadership role and will collaborate with the antenna manager/team, product managers, and program management to successfully execute and deliver new product development/maintenance of existing projects and objectives of the organization. Strong leadership skills, people skills, technical acumen, and a continuous improvement approach are required.

  • The Senior Manager, Embedded Software Engineer is expected to:
  • Lead team of Embedded software engineers
  • Understand challenges and impacts to code based on choices made in the design process
  • Collaborate with cross functional groups to develop and maintain complex features that will enable safe, reliable, and secure antenna control throughout the product development lifecycle
  • Own the Embedded systems software technologies roadmap
  • Provide leadership, foster creativity, and actively encourage innovation while ensuring the team is pursuing modern techniques and technologies
  • Accountable for the quality, robustness, predictability, and completeness of the team's output, including tracking and reporting software quality metrics
  • Identify and implement improvement ideas to increase effectiveness and efficiency of the Embedded software development team
  • Generate software bids/proposals in response to government RFPs
  • Promote professional and technical growth through mentoring, coaching and performance feedback

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree and a minimum of 12 years of prior relevant experience. Graduate Degree and a minimum of 10 years of prior related experience.

Additional and preferred qualifications:

  • C/C+ programming experience
  • Solid understanding of Real Time Operating Systems (RTOS) and control systems
  • Excellent presentation and writing skills
  • Ability to obtain and retain a security clearance is required for this job posting
  • Expertise in object-oriented software architecture and design
  • Willing to learn new things and explore approaches that improve efficiency and job satisfaction for the team
  • Experience with hands-on software development and troubleshooting on Embedded targets
  • Knowledge of and experience in software unit testing fundamentals
  • Understanding of SOLID software design principles
  • Working knowledge of signal processing, control systems, networking
  • Experience with Atlassian ecosystem, Git, and Jenkins
  • Experience with drivers/hardware interfaces including PCIe, 1553, RS232, RS485, RS422, SPI, I2C, FPGAs, and other unique hardware
  • Knowledge of protocols such as IP, UDP, TCP, EtherCAT, CAN, RTPS/DDS
  • Strong depth of knowledge in programming languages, compilers, and application execution
  • Understanding of operating systems including Linux, Unix, VxWorks, Windows
  • Working knowledge of modeling software: Matlab, Simulink, MATRIXx, Sci-Lab, Octave
  • Additional programming languages a plus
  • Scripting languages such as Python, Bash, Perl
  • Familiarity with software configuration management tools, defect tracking tools, and peer review techniques
  • Experience with Agile development processes
  • Knowledge of DevOps technologies such as virtualization, Docker, scripting, testing and automation
  • An understanding of Common Datalink Waveforms
  • Ability to understand schematics
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  • Job Reference: 891688659-2
  • Date Posted: 25 January 2023
  • Recruiter: L3Harris Technologies
  • Location: Provo, Utah
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Permanent