Harris Corporation Principal Systems Engineer in Palm Bay, Florida

Principal Systems Engineer 6/6/18--SystemsUSA - FL - Melbourne, USA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: SIS20180606-25104


Job Title: Principal Systems Engineer

Job Code: SIS20180606-25104

Job Location: Palm Bay, Florida

Job Description:

During its 120-year history, Harris has transformed communications and information technology. Harris is a proven leader in tactical communications, geospatial systems and services, air traffic management, environmental solutions, avionics and electronic warfare, and space and intelligence. From ocean to orbit and everywhere in between, we provide mission-critical solutions to connect, inform and protect the world.

On the Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don't work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: we work here because we know what - and who - we're protecting! From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform - we're making the world a safer place!

Harris Corporation Space and Intelligence Systems has an opening for a Principal Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palm Bay, Florida . The individual will work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and a collaborative team setting.

Essential Functions:

  • Provide systems engineering expertise and technical leadership in a broad field of engineering, research, evaluation and development for highly complex systems

  • Apply systems engineering standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques

  • Specify, architect, analyze, model, establish flow downs, verify design, and test complex tasks across multiple engineering disciplines; including electrical, mechanical, optical, software, systems, and/or hardware components

  • Lead and participate in business pursuit efforts

  • Act as a liaison to internal and external stakeholders

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 12+ years of systems engineering experience OR

  • Master's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) and 10+ years of systems engineering experience

  • An active DoD Top Secret Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • An active DoD Top Secret/SCI security clearance

  • The ability to obtain and maintain program access

  • 5+ years of leadership experience in an engineering position

  • A Master’s Degree or PhD in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)

  • Experience with space payload, requirement analysis, and development process

  • Experience with space mission technology, payload development, and analysis expertise

  • Comfortable presenting to large groups

  • Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)

This position requires the candidate to already possess an active DoD Top Secret security clearance and to maintain the clearance.

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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LocationUSA - FL - Melbourne, USA - FL - Palm Bay