Harris Corporation Sr. Systems Engineer - Advanced Programs (Wireless/RF) in Dulles, Virginia

Sr. Systems Engineer - Advanced Programs (Wireless/RF) 6/22/18EngineeringUSA - VA - Dulles




Job ID: ES20182206-25533


Title: Sr. Systems Engineer - Advanced Programs (Wireless/RF)

REQ ID: ES20182206-25533

Location: Dulles, VA

Job Description:

The Sr. Wireless Communications / Advanced Programs Engineer will support and lead system architecture design, technical research, product development, and business acquisition efforts, including proposals. The successful candidate will identify and/or define customers' emerging needs and develop Harris solutions to meet those needs. He/she will also identify and/or create new opportunities to apply Harris capability as well as lead or contribute to teams developing technical and cost proposals.


  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 12 years of prior relevant experience. Graduate Degree and a minimum of 10 years of prior related experience.

  • At least 10 years of experience designing and implementing various special communications, tagging, tracking, and locating solutions for the US DoD and Intelligence Community.

  • At least 10 years of experience working with development engineering teams as well as direct customer interaction.

  • 10 plus years of experience working wireless telephone and satellite networking, link budgets, software defined radios, custom waveforms, and a full range of communications.

  • Experience working with Business Development, Sales, and US Government Intelligence Community

  • Experience with Intelligence Community CONOPS, information assurance, and network operations.

  • Experience supporting business pursuit efforts.

  • Active Top Secret Clearance.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Familiarity with current military hardware and software open architecture initiatives.

  • Familiarity with industry and technology trends in mobile and satellite communications.

  • Experience working in an agile or QRC environment to solve urgent and evolving customer requirements.

  • Credibility in communicating technical and business aspects to the customer.

  • Ability to work well with customers at both technical and executive levels. This includes being able to communicate system concepts to both highly Technical and non-technical customers.

  • Ability to develop effective working relationships with business development, program management, and customers.

  • Highly motivated self-starter that can operate with minimal oversight in diverse environments.

  • Excellent oral and written communications skills.

Security Clearance:

  • Requires active Top Secret security clearance. SCI preferred. Must be SCI eligible.

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 resume for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your resume, 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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