Harris Corporation Engineering Services in Rochester, New York

Engineering Services 6/22/18--Engineering SpecialistUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20181906-25373


Job Title – Engineering Services

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job Code – CS20181906-25373

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com at https://www.harris.com/

Job Description:

  • Be a key technical member of a product support engineering team, focusing on RF, power supply and analog circuitry over a broad spectrum of power levels, from microwatt to kilowatt.

  • Have significant responsibilities in the design, documentation, integration, troubleshooting and/or testing analysis of radio and accessory products.

  • Estimate the impact of unforeseen design, reliability and maintenance problems or bugs and elevate significant ones to appropriate management and/or design engineering personnel.

  • Devise and implement efficient rework and repair procedures for manufacturing to ensure continuous and smooth manufacturing flow.

  • Provide appropriate and timely documentation of changes, status and technical reports, and review same from other team members when required.

  • Search and approve alternate components for shortages or obsolescence, and support the resolution of supplier technical issues.

  • Interact frequently with both technical and non-technical personnel from other departments, especially manufacturing and Test.


  • A Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 4 years of prior relevant experience or 2 years post-Secondary/ Associates Degree in Electrical Engineering Technology or Electronics plus a minimum of 8 years of prior related experience.

  • The ability to read and interpret schematics of electronic circuits.

  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.

  • A working knowledge of Oscilloscopes, Network Analyzers, Spectrum Analyzers and other pieces of test equipment.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Be a team-oriented individual, with good interpersonal skills to interface with other departments.

  • Have good to excellent communications skills, both written and verbal.

  • Be a self-starter, able to adjust and prioritize work activities to meet schedule demands.

  • Have familiarity with Agile or a similar documentation application.

  • Have a broad skill set with solid hands-on experience in analog and RF circuitry and test equipment - both design and test.

  • Have experience in diagnosing, troubleshooting, debugging and repairing complex electrical equipment.

  • Have experience with conducting engineering tests and detailed experimental testing to collect design data or assist in research work.

  • Have excellent soldering skills to become IPC certified.

  • Be capable of building and testing electrical and mechanical prototypes.

  • Be capable of identifying and differentiating between HW and SW problems.

  • Be capable of performing circuit board modifications using SMT and Through Hole Technology.

  • Have knowledge of mechanical and environmental issues, and RF power amplifiers.

  • Have experience with generating test scripts; LabVIEW experience is a plus.

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 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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Expertise--Engineering Specialist

LocationUSA - NY - Rochester