Harris Corporation Mechanical Engineer in Rochester, New York

Mechanical Engineer 8/9/17--MechanicalUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20170208-20088


Title – Mechanical Engineer

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job ID – CS20170208-20088

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 development and analysis of mechanical designs for LMR mobile and portable radios and accessories. Responsibilities include developing mechanical designs for components and products, interfacing and directing subcontract resources, and supporting tooling and sourcing efforts for mechanical components. Tasks include design engineering, establishing requirements, analyzing/evaluating designs for compliance with specifications, design documentation, support of tooling development, first article samples inspection/acceptance, and generating reports. Additional duties include analysis, troubleshooting and fixing mechanical related issues on existing products.


  • BSME or equivalent experience required

  • 4+ years of experience in mechanical design of small portable electronics

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Proficient with Pro-ENGINEER or preferably PTC Creo

  • Experience with geometric dimensioning and tolerancing

  • Experience in plastic injection molded parts design, tooling and prototyping.

  • Experience in designing and conducting experiments

  • Experience in evaluating data & drawing actionable conclusions

  • Demonstrated ability to work with external suppliers and/or customers on projects, problem solving.

  • Effective written and oral communication skills required.

  • Work effectively with multiple cross-functional teams

  • Ability to lead teams

  • Experience with Solidworks

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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