Harris Corporation Advanced Manufacturing Engineer Lead in Rochester, New York

Advanced Manufacturing Engineer Lead 9/18/18--ManufacturingUSA - FL - Palm Bay, USA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: SIS20181607-25943


Job Title: Advanced Manufacturing Engineer Lead

Job Code: SIS20181607-25943

Job Location: Rochester, NY or Palm Bay, FL

Job Description:

Harris Corporation is seeking a segment-level Lead Advanced Manufacturing Engineer for its Space and Intelligence Systems (SIS) segment. Key responsibilities will include:

  • Drive the specification and planning for next-generation manufacturing concepts, including leading definition for next-generation manufacturing facilities

  • Drive the development of the SIS manufacturing technology roadmap, leveraging best practices to deploy a framework for the optimal use of technology to improve manufacturing quality, schedule, and cost performance

  • Provide input into the definition and implementation of a segment level multi-site Design for Manufacturing (DFM) framework as part of New Product Development (NPD) Process

  • Collaborate with peers across manufacturing sites in IN, FL, NJ, CO, and NY to ensure defined methodologies are deployed consistently across the organization, while also directly participating on design teams to directly influence manufacturability for key programs

The Lead Advanced Manufacturing Engineer will collaborate with peers within other Harris segments and functions to ensure methodologies are well-aligned across segments and well-integrated with related concurrent engineering activities within the Engineering and Business Unit organizations.

This position can be located either in Palm Bay, FL or Rochester, NY and will report to the segment Director of Manufacturing.


  • Bachelor's Degree in an Engineering Discipline with experience leading teams, managing productivity improvements, and participating in NPD teams, AND

  • 12 + years of diverse Operations experience in the manufacture and test of highly complex electronics, electro-optics, and/or electro-mechanical assemblies in high reliability applications; OR

  • Equivalent education and years of work experience

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience leading the deployment of new manufacturing technologies

  • Experience deploying DFM & DFT strategies on high complexity products and programs

  • Demonstrated track record working in cross-functional teams and influencing organizational change

  • MBA or advanced Engineering degree

  • Experience in CCA manufacturing, mechanical assembly, machine shop, finishing, electrical assembly, composites, and testing operations

  • Working familiarity with CAD and other software-based tools to improve manufacturability (Valor)

  • Ability to develop and build a high performing organization

  • Ability to develop and manage organizational budgets

  • Demonstrated experience in Lean principles; mistake proofing, 3P, etc.

  • Black Belt or Green Belt certification

Security Clearance:

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.

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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, USA - NY - Rochester