Harris Corporation Sr Specialist, Systems Engineering in Palm Bay, Florida

Sr Specialist, Systems Engineering 8/1/18--SystemsUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: SIS20180108-26303


Job Title: Sr Specialist, Systems Engineering

Job Code: SIS20180108-26303

Location: Palm Bay, FL

Do you want to make a difference? Join our team! Harris is looking for high performing individuals who will design, develop, deploy, and sustain systems that provide the intelligence community with actionable intelligence to protect our nation. Our team is a collection of highly technical problem solvers, invigorated by creating first-of-a-kind systems. You will help solve the most demanding technical challenges while enjoying the satisfaction of knowing that your efforts are making the nation a safer place.

Job Description:

  • Provide technical leadership for development teams of new multi-discipline (mechanical, electrical, software, RF, etc.) products

  • Responsible for developing internal requirements, CONOPs and interface control documents from customer / product requirements.

  • Support full program development lifecycles including concept, design fabrication, production, test, installation, operations, maintenance and disposal.

  • Provide technical leadership to development teams at internal and external gate reviews such as technical baseline reviews and design reviews.

  • Perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.


  • Requires an active Top Secret/SCI security clearance.

  • BS/BA degree in Electrical, Mechanical, Computer, Systems Engineering (or similar technical discipline).

  • Minimum of 6 years of System Engineering experience required.

Additional Preferred Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 2-3 years of leadership experience in product/project management highly preferred.

  • Collaborative leadership style with a proven track record of building high performance teams.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in a technical information environment a plus.

  • Experience with Model Based System Engineering.

  • Ability to work multiple tasks in a fast paced environment and adapt quickly to changing situations a plus.

  • Experience with writing and producing proposals is desired.

  • Experience with writing requirements and technical documentation.

  • Leadership experience in a remote sensing product-type business with specific expertise in driving operational effectiveness.

Security Clearances

This position requires an active Top Secret/SCI 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.

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.

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LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay