Harris Corporation Lead Electrical Engineer in Rochester, New York

Lead Electrical Engineer 8/2/17EngineeringUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20170208-20111


Job Title – Lead Electrical Engineer

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job Code – CS20170208-20111

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 implementing and maintaining cost-effective methods of testing and troubleshooting equipment and systems

  • Performs engineering RF/analog/digital design and measurement tasks as well as operational tests and fault isolation on radio systems

  • Uses a variety of test and measurement equipment to evaluate radio equipment performance

  • Create test strategies and specifications for new and revised assemblies

  • Prepare test and diagnostic software, design test fixtures, complete test procedures for new and existing products

  • Develop, debug, optimize test software using National Instruments LabVIEW and TestStand

  • Document test hardware and software using computer based tools

  • Instruct technicians in the completion of test requirements as described above

  • Ensures production goals & metrics are met from a test perspective

  • Create/Update test station documentation items such as MTP’s, Station BOM’s, AMR’s, and TSW’s


  • BS degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering field required with 6 years experience

  • 6+ years test engineering experience

  • Experience with automation systems including electronic test

  • Self starter and able to work successfully with minimal supervision

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience in digital, analog, and RF circuitry design/troubleshoot

  • Measurement of key performance parameters using analyzers, generators, oscilloscopes, and meters

  • Understanding of software defined radio products and communications

  • Expertise in evaluation of designs for testability; Working knowledge of the fundamentals of In-Circuit Test (ICT), functional board level testing, unit and system level testing, coverage analysis

  • NI LabVIEW/TestStand development experience (CLAD or CLD certification)

  • Experience working in an Agile Scrum development process

  • Microsoft Visual Studio and /or .NET experience

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.

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 - NY - Rochester