Harris Corporation Mechanical Engrg in Rochester, New York

Mechanical Engrg 5/31/18EngineeringUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20183005-25003


Job Title – Mechanical Engineer

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job ID – CS20183005-25003

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:

As a member of the Mechanical Engineering team, the candidate will be responsible for the design, layout, testing and evaluation of mechanical and electro-mechanical devices or systems as well as support existing products and cost reduction initiatives. Technical skills will be applied to develop robust electronic packaging solutions for use in harsh environments. In this dynamic and fast-paced environment, the candidate will be exposed to all aspects of the product development cycle which include but are not limited to; concept design, prototype testing, supply chain and manufacturing activities. Products are typically designed and tested to MIL-STD-810(G) environmental standards therefore experience and/or exposure in designing products for military applications is preferred but not required. Candidate shall have strong communication and interpersonal skills coupled with a passion for solving complex problems through innovation. Working with peers and cross-functional team members, the candidate will help provide world-class products to our customers through quality performance in the Major Responsibilities listed below.

  • Provide mechanical engineering support for both new product development activities as well as factory support of existing products

  • Translate product requirements into a mechanical specification and test plan to be used for development

  • Execute verification testing as defined by the mechanical specification and test plan

  • Conduct design analysis and testing, both structural and thermal, to prove design will meet customer requirements

  • Generate and/or process engineering change orders (ECO’s) as required

  • Work directly with mechanical designers on CAD models and part documentation


  • BS in Mechancial Engineering from an accredited college/university and 6+ years experience or 4+ years with MS

  • Experience in the use of CAD (preferably PTC Creo) and FEA software tools for engineering design and analysis

  • Minimum of 6 years experience working as a mechanical engineer in the area of electronics packaging

  • Eligible to obtain a US Government Secret Security Clearance if required

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Defense/Military electronics packaging experience

  • Experience in performing tolerance stackup analysis

  • Strong communication skills and enjoys working with other people, developing relationships and sharing knowledge

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.

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LocationUSA - NY - Rochester