Harris Corporation Systems Integration and Test Engineer in Palm Bay, Florida

Systems Integration and Test Engineer 9/28/17--SystemsUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: ES20172809-21067


Title: System Integration & Test Engineer

REQ ID: ES20172809-21067

Location : Palm Bay, Florida


  • Cable design and integration to include: cable design, assembly drawings, weight estimates, documentation, parts lists and bill of materials (BOMs), release, fabrication, testing, and troubleshooting

  • Read and create cable schematics, interconnection, and wiring diagrams using industry standard symbiology

  • Test and troubleshoot individual cables using power meters, multimeters and other test equipment

  • Design, develop, and implement integration plans and implementation procedures for hardware, software and facilities

  • Develop and clearly write detailed test plans, test procedures, and test result documents.

  • Assess system performance against stated requirements

  • Supports system test, acceptance, verification, and validation activities of hardware, devices, and or capabilities

  • Identifies, documents, tracks and evaluates test problem reports and test anomalies

  • Troubleshooting of network systems, SATCOM systems, fiber optic media converter systems, RF systems, and Modems

  • Develops, selects, tailors and deploys test processes, tools and metrics

  • Responsible for the physical and electrical compatibility for functional interfaces and first article product integration, ensuring seamless interface between the design and production of systems

  • Support change management processes, validate system configuration (e.g. drawing trees, parts Lists) during both the pre and post integration phases

  • Demonstrated ability to develop and present technical material to IPT, project leadership and customer counterparts


  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering with focus on Software, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications, or Network Technology.

  • 6-10 years’ experience with at least 5 years’ experience in integration and test roles

  • Experience (hands-on operation, design, integration and test) in SATCOM and network systems.

  • Experience designing, fabricating, testing and troubleshooting various commercial, rugged, and military grade cables.

  • Experience with various cable types (Ethernet, coax, power, ground, etc.), connectors (DB9, 15, mil-spec, coax, etc.), backshells, mating pairs

  • Experience with test cycles, system requirements, and traceability.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Interim or active DOD Secret Security Clearance

  • Experience using AutoCAD, Visio, and/or Creo/ProE for cable drawings

  • Experience routing cables and wire using PTC Creo Cable

  • Strong understanding of military standard wire and cable bundle, and rugged cable design practices described in IPC/WHMA-A-620B

  • Experience assigning pinouts and appropriate signaling

  • Understanding of cable manufacturing techniques such as soldering, sleeve shrinking, and crimping

  • Understanding of injection molding and potting, how to specify such on cable harness drawings

  • Experience with C4I technology products or other government/DoD contracts

  • Highly motivated, a self-starter, and be able to operate with little supervision

  • Able to communicate effectively with all levels of the organization through work in a strong collaborative environment through presentations.

  • Knowledge and experience in SATCOM and network systems test plans and procedures.

  • Experience creating Requirements Verification Test Matrix (RVTM) and Verification Cross Reference Matrix’s (VCRM)

  • Experience creating test documents (Test Plans, Test Procedures, etc.)

  • Experience completing Test Readiness and Acceptance Reviews

  • Experience testing SATCOM and network systems.

  • Excellent writing skills

Security Clearances

This position requires the candidate to either possess or be able to obtain and maintain a Security Clearance

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.

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. 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.

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LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay