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L3Harris Lead, Software Engineer in Arlington, Texas


Job Title: Lead Software Engineer

Job ID: AS20210802-56288

Job Location: Arlington TX

Job Description:

This position is for a software team lead who is self-motivated and leads their team by exemplifying a positive approach, strong work ethic, and taking ownership and accountability for their work.

You will demonstrate success by:

  • Working in a team environment on challenging projects with a team of software engineers using Agile methodologies

  • Producing plans for execution of software tasks in support of program requirements within budget and schedule constraints

  • Providing accurate and timely status of budget, schedule, and technical issues

  • Using Agile methodologies and tools for software development and testing

  • Managing software tasking throughout the lifecycle of the program

  • Managing software engineers assigned to the program, ensuring program milestones are met within cost and schedule constraints while maintaining focus on quality and customer needs. Coordinate with other program leadership to ensure appropriate engineers are assigned to the program.

  • Supporting other program leadership as required.

  • Managing all software tasks assigned to the program by planning tasking assignments, tracking tasks to closure, supporting software engineers on a day-to-day basis, and performing task decomposition as required.

  • Ensuring all program requirements are met, program risks are identified and mitigated, and company processes are followed by the software team.

  • Coordinating with other program leads to ensure program completes successfully.


  • DoD Secret Clearance is required

  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or related discipline

  • 3-5 years software leadership experience, 10+ years software development experience

  • Experience with continuous integration, automated testing frameworks, build management, artifact management.

  • Experience working in an Agile team environment with several other members contributing to an overall product line of systems.

  • Candidate should be a fast learner with very strong analysis and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to carry tasks through to completion with only general technical direction

  • Scrum Master experience preferred

  • Atlassian Jira or IBM Engineering Workflow Management experience

  • Good communications skills

  • Microsoft Office experience

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.