Harris Corporation Lead, Electrical Engineer in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Lead, Electrical Engineer 8/9/18--Electrical, EngineeringUSA - IN - Fort Wayne




Job ID: SIS20180908-26572


Lead, Electrical Engineer

Job Code: SIS20180908-26572

Job Location: Fort Wayne, IN

Company Description:

Harris is an international communications and information technology company serving government and commercial markets in more than 125 countries. Headquartered in Melbourne, Florida, the company has approximately $8 billion of annual revenue and about 23,000 employees — including 9,000 engineers and scientists. Harris is dedicated to developing best-in-class assured communications® products, systems, and services. Additional information about Harris Corporation is available at harris.com.

Job Description:

The Fort Wayne facility designs, builds, integrates, and tests weather and climate space instruments. These instruments contain complex analog, power, digital, and FPGA electronics. Responsibilities will include analog and power design, system architecture, root-cause failure investigating, and leading small technical teams. This position will also assist the Project Manager in creating specifications, giving technical customer presentations, and insuring schedule and budget objectives are met.


  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology, or Computer Engineering and 9 years of experience; or equivalent.

  • 9 years Analog/Power Design Experience.

  • 9 years Circuit Analysis Experience.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Hands On Root-Cause Troubleshooting Experience

  • Technical Specification Generation Experience

  • Schedule Experience

  • Good written and verbal communication skills

  • Space Electronic Design Experience

  • Knowledge of analog and power design process and circuit analysis tools

  • Knowledge of power supply design techniques

  • Proficiency at writing requirements for electronics

  • Ability to effectively communicate to all stakeholders (customers, contract management, technical personnel, business personnel)

  • Ability to evaluate a problem from multiple vantage points and suggest win-win solutions

  • Comfortable working in a dynamic, fast paced, team oriented environment

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.

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.

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.

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.

Job Profile Matching Criteria:

Expertise--Electrical, Engineering

LocationUSA - IN - Fort Wayne