Harris Corporation Electrical Engineer - Photonics in Palm Bay, Florida

Electrical Engineer - Photonics 9/21/17--ElectricalUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: SIS20172109-20927


Job Title: Electrical Engineer - Photonics

Job Code: SIS20172109-20927

Location: Palm Bay, FL

Do you want to make a difference? Join our team! Harris is looking for high performing individuals who will design, develop, deploy, and sustain systems that provide the intelligence community with actionable intelligence to protect our nation. Our team is a collection of highly technical problem solvers, invigorated by creating first-of-a-kind systems. You will help solve the most demanding technical challenges while enjoying the satisfaction of knowing that your efforts are making the nation a safer place.

Job Description:

  • Conduct research on new photonics technologies

  • Create or maintain photonic design histories

  • Design, integrate, or test photonics systems or components

  • Analyze system performance or operational requirements

  • Develop or test photonic prototypes or models

  • Determine applications of photonics appropriate to meet product objectives or features.

  • Oversee or provide expertise on manufacturing, assembly, or fabrication processes.

  • Train operators, engineers, or other personnel.

  • Write reports or research proposals.


  • 2-4 years Photonics experience with a PhD in Electrical Engineering or Physics or 10+ years Photonics experience with Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering or Physics.

  • Candidate must have an active Top Secret security clearance. Must have the ability to get a polygraph for this position.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Active polygraph highly referred.

  • Excellent interpersonal and writing skills.

  • Knowledge of optical modelling tools

Security Clearances

Please be aware this position requires the candidate to have an active Top Secret security clearance with polygraph. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. 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. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay