Harris Corporation Image Science Engineer (Rochester NY (New Grad) in Rochester, New York

Image Science Engineer (Rochester NY (New Grad) 8/8/18EngineeringUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: SIS20180808-26558


JOB TITLE: Image Science Engineer (Rochester NY (New Grad)

JOB CODE: SIS20180808-26558

LOCATION: Rochester, NY


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/ .


Image Scientists are responsible for providing image expertise in support of developing analytical processes and tools as well as assessing image quality impacts associated with collection and processing for dissemination, archival, exploitation and display of digital imagery. Develop functional design specifications for actuator control electronic boards defining I/O, telemetry and functional requirements.

  • Provides image science expertise in support of developing analytical processes and tools.

  • Assess image quality impacts associated with collection, processing, dissemination, archival, exploitation and display of digital imagery.

  • Performs image quality and analysis evaluations using IDL and ENVI.

  • Investigates, analyzes and provides solutions to highly complex problems encountered by engineering services and quality control using standard engineering practices.

  • Authors technical documents and presentations.


  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Materials Engineering, or Materials Science Engineering

  • GPA of 3.0 or greater required .

  • Ability to obtain a clearance


  • Education and experience in a remote sensing, imaging science and/or image processing.

  • Experience with MATLAB, UNIX based scripting, and/or C++ programming.

  • Experience with image compression algorithms.

  • Ability to develop and utilize image processing algorithms.

  • Experience with design of multi-variable experiments and related statistical data analysis.

  • Experience with imaging system performance prediction modeling and metrics.

  • Experience with Advanced Geospatial Intelligence (AGI).

  • Experience with Imagery utility and psychophysical evaluations and modeling.

  • Experience with analysis, simulation, and modeling of Visible and IR electro-optical (EO) systems.

  • Active TS/SCI Clearance.

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.

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 - NY - Rochester