Harris Corporation Mechanical Engineer - Structural Analysis in Palm Bay, Florida

Mechanical Engineer - Structural Analysis 5/17/18--MechanicalUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: SIS20181705-24808


Mechanical Engineer - Structural Analysis

Job Code: SIS20181705-24808

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL

This position will be responsible for providing Structural Analysis support to customer-funded programs and internal research efforts within our Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) business unit of Harris Corporation.

Our intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) solutions serve a broad array of government, civil and commercial customers by enhancing information superiority, contributing to our national security and providing actionable data for the protection of property and human life. We specialize in high-reliability airborne and space-based remote sensing payloads that offer active and motion imaging and data processing, exploitation and dissemination. We also provide solutions that map and monitor the earth for a variety of commercial and governmental users.

Learn more about the end to end solution we provide for government and commercial organizations here: https://bit.ly/2vTHv9C

Job Description:

  • Perform analysis tasks on precision mechanisms and large deployable structures in a program team environment.

  • Program support includes loads derivation, trade studies, design sensitivity/optimization studies, preliminary and final design analysis, generation of analysis documentation (including presentation materials, and deliverable data packages), and integration test support.

  • Assist in managing an integrated product team.


  • A Bachelor Degree with at least 6 years a relevant experience.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience MSC ADAMS software.

  • BS/BA/MS Mechanical Engineering, Materials Science & Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, preferred.

  • Experience with space flight hardware analysis including precision mechanisms, composite structures, metallic, plastic, and composite components.

  • Experience with loads derivation, Finite Element Analysis techniques, failure modes evaluation including margin of safety generation and documentation, qualification test program development, and/or bond joint analysis.

  • Familiarity with CREO, FEMAP, NASTRAN, and MathCAD.

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. 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.

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