Harris Corporation Project Design Engineer in North Amityville, New York

Project Design Engineer 8/1/18--MechanicalUSA - NY - North Amityville




Job ID: ES20180108-26331


Project Design Engineer - Amityville, NY

Job Code: ES20180108-26331

Job Description:

Harris is a trusted partner with decades of experience designing, testing and integrating advanced avionics equipment and cutting-edge electronics and software, while providing the support and expertise manufacturers and operators need to solve tough problems. Harris Electronic Systems has an opening for a Project Design Engineer to join our Avionics team in Amityville, NY .

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for designing, developing, modifying and evaluating mechanical parts, mechanisms, and mechanical systems as well as pneumatic systems.

  • Determines design approaches and parameters.

  • Analyzes mechanical and/or pneumatic requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints.

  • Analyzes equipment to establish operating data, conducts experimental tests and evaluates results.

  • Selects components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability.

  • May also review vendor capability to support development.

  • Perform estimates for new design efforts and estimates to complete current efforts

  • Perform scheduling and earn value statusing for engineering

  • Work with various engineering functions to establish staffing levels and workload forecasting

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering or other discipline with 3+ years of engineering mechanical avionics design experience OR Master’s Degree and 2+ years of engineering experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experienced in the use of CREO for design of mechanical systems

  • Previous experience in designing for high performance aerospace platforms

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Project

  • Experienced in Earned Value in the defense industry

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 resume for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your resume, 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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LocationUSA - NY - North Amityville