Harris Corporation Project Engineer 4 in Clifton, New Jersey

Project Engineer 4 4/19/18EngineeringUSA - NJ - Clifton




Job ID: SIS20181804-24380


Job Title: Project Engineer 4

Job Code: SIS20181804-24380

Job Location: Clifton, New Jersey

Job Description:

During its 120-year history, Harris has transformed communications and information technology. Harris is a proven leader in tactical communications, geospatial systems and services, air traffic management, environmental solutions, avionics and electronic warfare, and space and intelligence. From ocean to orbit and everywhere in between, we provide mission-critical solutions to connect, inform and protect the world.

On the Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don't work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: we work here because we know what - and who - we're protecting! From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform - we're making the world a safer place!

Harris Corporation Space and Intelligence Systems has an opening for a Project Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Clifton, New Jersey.

The selected candidate will contribute to the success and execution of the GPS program. This is a customer-facing organization and our top priority is supporting the mission needs.

Essential Functions:

  • Develop plans that achieve technical, cost and schedule requirements

  • Manage a team of 40+ multi-disciplined engineers

  • Act as a liaison to internal and external stakeholders

  • Candidate will use management tools: including schedule development management, staff management and EVMS

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience and a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering OR

  • 8+ years of experience and Master’s degree in Engineering OR

  • 3+ years of experience and a PhD

  • Experience with full lifecycle product management (i.e. from requirements to product launch)

  • Experience managing a large team

  • Experience managing customer expectations

  • The ability to obtain and maintain a DoD secret security clearance

  • The ability to obtain and maintain program access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • An active DoD secret security clearance

  • 5+ years of management experience

  • Experience with software product development

  • Experience managing projects with budgets of $10M+ Experience leading a multi-disciplined team of engineers

  • Experience implementing and/or adapting project execution plans

  • Experience managing resources from multiple development groups

  • Experience developing plans that achieve technical, cost and schedule requirements

  • Experience negotiating internally and externally

  • Experience working in an international or other government contracting environment

  • Experience with management tools: including schedule development management, staff management and EVMS

  • Ability to travel

  • Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)

This position requires the candidate to be able to obtain a DoD Secret security clearance. In order to obtain a clearance you need to be a US Citizen and show proof of citizenship.

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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