Harris Corporation Manufacturing Engineer in Melbourne, Florida

Manufacturing Engineer 7/2/18--ManufacturingUSA - FL - Melbourne




Job ID: ES20182305-24927


Position Title: Manufacturing Engineer

Job ID: ES20182305-24927

Location: Melbourne, FL


Harris Corporation is seeking an engineer to lead manufacturing related activities on programs and prototypes for wireless solutions. The type of hardware produced and tested at this Harris location is often complex, containing circuit card assemblies (CCAs), microelectronic assemblies, cable harnesses and higher level system assemblies.


  • Interfacing with design engineers to ensure design for ease of manufacturing and test

  • Planning and requesting manpower/equipment/process resources

  • Generating assembly documentation and directing support personnel in the day-to-day execution of the manufacturing and test tasks.

  • Providing technical support for subcontractors as needed

  • Assisting with high visibility manufacturing efforts with formal cost and schedule responsibilities and direct customer interface.

  • Supporting process improvement initiatives of technical and operational nature.

  • Designing and developing manufacturing and engineering tools, strategies and systems.

  • Planning and supporting the build and modification of electronics systems including procurement support, assembly method/work instructions generation, tooling design support, material/process development, facilities/equipment planning, and resolution of manufacturing, quality and reliability issues.

  • Supporting warranty repairs

  • Estimating manufacturing costs, determine time standards, and make recommendations for tooling and process requirements of new or existing product lines.

  • Supporting the root cause and corrective action process.

Qualifications :

  • Bachelor's Degree in mechanical, electrical, aerospace or industrial engineering with minimum of 3 years industry experience.

  • A minimum of 3 years of hands-on experience with high reliability electronic assembly processes for SMT CCAs as well as microelectronic assembly processes for MCMs and Hybrids (i.e. die attach, wire bonding, dispensing, hermetic sealing, etc.).

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in applying best practice FMEA/DFMA/DTC methodologies.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Background in the manufacturing of electronics for high reliability military and government systems is preferred.

  • Background in development and new product introduction manufacturing efforts is preferred.

  • Background in developing manufacturing processes and transferring such to production is preferred.

  • Experience with MIL/ IPC workmanship and performance standards related to electronic assemblies (Mil-Std 883, Mil-Perf-38534, IPC-610, etc.), is a plus

  • Experience with root cause of manufacturing process problems, workmanship defects, mechanical test failures, etc. is preferred.

  • Experience in lean manufacturing and leading process improvement initiatives

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.

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LocationUSA - FL - Melbourne