Harris Corporation Systems Solutions Architect in Palm Bay, Florida
Systems Solutions Architect 7/11/18--SystemsUSA - FL - Palm Bay
Job ID: ES20181107-25842
Job Title: Systems Solutions Architect
Job Location: Palm Bay, FL
Job Code: ES20181107-25842
The Systems Solutions Architect (SSA) delivers full life-cycle systems integration and engineering services to meet the missions of its customers. Responsible for the architectural design, development oversight, and deployment of the enterprise's overall systems. Responsible for definition of system solutions based on customer current and future needs. Ability to develop system architectures across multiple platforms, engineering domains and applications. Accountable for end-to-end systems engineering and integration, engineering documentation, customer engagement, and enterprise coordination. Requires maintaining currency with industry trends and new technologies applicable to Harris products and mission solutions. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Provides technical direction for the development, engineering, interfacing, integration, and testing of all components of complex hardware/software systems to include requirements elicitation, analysis and functional allocation, conducting systems requirements reviews, developing concepts of operation and interface standards, developing system architectures, and performing technical/non-technical assessment and management as well as end-to-end flow analysis
Applies an interdisciplinary, collaborative approach to plan, design, develop and verify a lifecycle balanced system of systems and system solutions
Evaluates customer and /operational needs to help define and coordinate system performance requirements, integrate technical parameters and assure compatibility of all physical, functional and program interfaces
Drives Harris Enterprise Solution Offering(s) to customers and Future Technology Relevance
Leads and coordinates various analyses to optimize total system of systems and/or system architecture
Resolves cross-functional technical issues
Ability to assess and provide direction for make/buy decisions and selection of strategic suppliers
Determines whether requirements can be met with existing capabilities/designs or if new design requirements must be developed
Provides technical coordination between external customer’s engineers, industry engineers and internal engineering groups to articulate technical issues
Prepares and presents technical information that addresses specific subjects of interest
Leads a multi-disciplined engineering group to ensure customer contractual requirements are met
Advocates the customer’s critical needs to internal stakeholders
Analyzes and develops recommendations to resolve contractual technical issues at product delivery
Establishes, implements, and documents the technology integration or migration strategies
Ability to work across a variety of programs
Ensure sufficient product definition and coordinate closely with execution teams to ensure proper implementation and adherence to functional and performance specifications
Provide technical direction for the development, integration, and testing of complex hardware/software systems
Lead and perform trade studies required to make both tactical and strategic technical decisions for programs
Lead or participate in technical interchange meetings (TIMs) to manage project execution and resolve enterprise issues
Provide mentoring, guidance and leadership to novice engineers
Bachelor, Master or Doctorate of Science degree from an accredited university in engineering, computer science, mathematics, or physics.
10 + years of relevant experience creating and implementing system architectures and complex mission solutions
Experience analyzing, developing, and integrating electronic systems in areas such as RF/wireless systems, mission computing, communications, networking, robotics, and electronic warfare
Ability to partner with stake holders and team leaders to identify needs and develop marketable Tactical Communication System solutions which provide customer value. Proven and effective communications skills, interpersonal skills and customer focus are a must.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Experience with functional and physical architecture development
Experience collaborating in a team environment
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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