Senior Software Engineer

L3 Technologies - Woburn, MA3.8

Electronic Systems
Woburn, MA.
Senior Software Engineer


L3 Technologies is a leading provider of a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military, homeland security and commercial platforms. L3 is also a prime contractor in aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training.
Electronic Systems (ES), headquartered in Arlington, Texas, is one of three L3 business segments, and provides a broad range of components, products, subsystems, systems and related services for military and commercial customers. We are searching for a Senior Software Engineer

We are a company of innovators, game changers, and entrepreneurs. As a prime contractor, we provide a broad range of communication, electronic and sensor systems used on military and commercial platforms across the globe. We embrace innovative and progressive ideas to advance our products for military and commercial customers. Electronic Systems Segment (ESS) is one of three L3 business segments, and provides a broad range of aerospace systems, security and detection systems, and pilot training.
Our Values are an integral part of who we are. We seek candidates who share our values:

The Sr. SW Engineer will design and develop new and modified features and implement algorithms and machine learning infrastructure into software applications for our Security Systems SW releases. He/she will also develop and integrate algorithms and associated features into legacy systems using identified development tools and technologies.

The Sr. SW Engineer will participate in design, development, documentation, unit testing and debugging scientific applications software that contain logical and mathematical solutions. Collaborates with other SW Engineers and Scientific and Algorithm scientists, equipment engineers in the planning, design, development, and utilization of product and internal tools software. Ensures software standards are met.
Plans and documents functional modules as part of overall system design.

Plans, schedules, conducts and coordinates detailed phases of the engineering work in a part of a major project or total project of moderate scope.
Studies the operation of systems, selects major components to meet functional and operational requirements, and determines the optimum location and arrangement from an engineering, manufacturing and/or service standpoint.
Performs original complex analysis and design work of systems and component parts in accordance with specifications. Reviews and evaluates designs executed by others to satisfy product/program requirements.
Performs work that involves conventional engineering practices but may include a variety of complex features such as conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of standard materials, and difficult coordination requirements.
May provide technical direction and coordination over the work of lower level engineers.


BS, MS or MSCS in Computer Science related field.
Min. 4 Years total work experience, preferably with responsibility for successful SW develop as part of a product.

Qualifications and Skills:
Demonstrated ability to deliver to SW requirements and specifications. Working knowledge with examples of code responsibility in areas include:
Expert Level C++ with Object Oriented Design (OOA and OOD)
Microsoft Visual Studio 2008- development system;
C# / XML Development
Designing, coding, and debugging applications in various languages.
Familiar with GUI development

Work requires a broad knowledge of precedents in the specialty area and a good working knowledge of principles and practice of Software Development.
Excellent analytical skills required. Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills are required for effective interface with all internal and external contacts. Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with strong attention to detail.

United States Citizenship Required

Preferred Skills:
Data and image processing along with GUI development in a real-time embedded system.

The successful candidate will be based in the Electronic Systems business unit, in the Woburn,MA area. A competitive market-based compensation package, commensurate with the responsibilities and experience requirements will be provided.
If you are excited about Saving Lives and Making the World A Safer Place to Live, Sharing our Values and Exceeding our Leadership Excellence Expectations, please introduce yourself by sending your resume to:

L3 Technologies, Inc. is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3 provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. L3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.

US Security Clearance Required : None
: Full-time
: Day - 1st
: No
Job Level
: Individual Contributor
Job Posting
: Oct 26, 2018, 4:22:49 PM
: Engineering-Software