Harris Corporation Application Engineer in Berkshire, United States

Application Engineer 7/11/17EngineeringUK - Berkshire - Winnersh




Job ID: CS20172408-20558


Job Title – Application Engineer

Job Location – UK-Berkshire-Winnersh

Job ID – CS20172408-20558

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:

Responsible for field and factory based technical support of RF Communications tactical and networking radio equipments, in the HF VHF UHF (RF) spectrum. Based Winnersh, Berkshire, with extensive international travel.

Provides pre-sales and/or post sale technical support of company products/systems. Provides, presents and interprets design, application and service information to sales staff and customers. Assesses and analyzes technical application of company products and competing equipment to meet customer needs. May design systems to satisfy customer needs. Prepares detailed product specifications to sales staff. Provides follow-up support in disseminating technical information on specific applications. May prepare and present sales proposals. Be able to provide technical training and Install support.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Planning, preparation and execution of capability demos, briefings and competitive trials.

  • Support and training for customers and their equipment, technical trials and 2nd line repair of equipment, at suitable locations throughout the operational sphere of Harris RF Communications interests.

  • Provision of technical advice and support to customers, via telephone, e-mail or written media.

  • To ensure that all working practices comply with Health and Safety legislation.


  • 3+ years of field engineering experience of tactical radio equipment (RF) to include the construction, operation and repair of static and mobile installations

  • Educated to HNC level or equivalent, engineering or related discipline

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Integration of third party vendor software

  • Previous experience working with military and tactical radio communications.

  • Thorough working knowledge (ideally CCNA) of networking, IP & telephony applications, and radio techniques.

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LocationUK - Berkshire - Winnersh