Harris Corporation Electrical Engineer - Hardware in Columbia, Maryland

Electrical Engineer - Hardware 5/10/18--ElectricalUSA - MD - Columbia




Job ID: ES20180805-24692


Job Title: Hardware Engineer

Job Location: Columbia, MD

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Harris Corporation is seeking a self-motivated Electrical Engineer to join our embedded systems development team to deliver mission critical solutions for a variety of customers at our Columbia, MD location.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Perform analog, power supply, RF, and digital hardware engineering at the component level for embedded systems.

  • Perform embedded firmware development using C/C++ programming languages.

  • Schematic capture and design.

  • Mentor and provide guidance to junior engineers.

  • Provide direction for future product development efforts.


  • Bachelor of Science degree (or higher) in electrical engineering, computer engineering, or related field.

  • Minimum 6 years of experience with BS or 4 years with MS degree.

  • Analog, power supply, and digital design experience.

  • Familiarity with variety of embedded processors.

  • Knowledge of C or C++ programming languages.

  • Knowledge of Altium PCB schematic capture tool (or similar).

  • Must be a US citizen, able to obtain a secret security clearance.

  • Must meet stringent customer driven security screening requirements.


  • Battery operated low power design experience.

  • RF and/or antenna design experience.

  • Programmable logic device experience using VHDL.

  • Active Secret clearance.

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.

“Candidates will support Environment, Health and Safety by fulfilling the Harris EHS Policy, complying with Harris EHS programs and applicable regulations, and striving for continual EHS improvement.”


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LocationUSA - MD - Columbia