Harris Corporation Thermal Engineer - Sr. Specialist in Palm Bay, Florida
Thermal Engineer - Sr. Specialist 11/26/18--MechanicalUSA - FL - Palm Bay
Job ID: SIS20183007-26239
Thermal Engineer - Sr. Specialist
Job ID: SIS20183007-26239
Job Location: Palm Bay, FL
This position will be responsible for providing Thermal Engineering support to customer-funded programs and internal research efforts within our Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) business unit of Harris Corporation.
Our intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance (ISR) solutions serve a broad array of government, civil and commercial customers by enhancing information superiority, contributing to our national security and providing actionable data for the protection of property and human life. We specialize in high-reliability airborne and space-based remote sensing payloads that offer active and motion imaging and data processing, exploitation and dissemination. We also provide solutions that map and monitor the earth for a variety of commercial and governmental users.
Learn more about the end to end solution we provide for government and commercial organizations here: https://bit.ly/2vTHv9C
Thermal Engineer to perform design, development and analysis tasks on complex mechanical hardware including precision space structures and mechanisms, electro-mechanical hardware, opto-mechanical and complex electronic packaging in a program team environment. Position includes program support and technical leadership over requirements definition and compliance verification, concept generation, material selection, trade studies, design sensitivity/optimization studies, preliminary and final design, design documentation, and assembly/integration and testing. Candidate must have strong proficiency in thermal design and analysis using Thermal Desktop or equivalent software, must have thermal management experience including cryogenic cooling using passive and active technologies; and ability to work independently, lead a technical team, or contribute in a multi-disciplined team environment.
- Bachelor’s Degree and minimum 6 years of prior relevant experience or a Graduate Degree and a minimum of 4 years of prior related experience.
Preferred Additional Skills:
Master degree in Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering or related Engineering discipline with 4+ years of experience of experience.
Ability to derive subsystem requirements, write subsystem and module specification and provide technical direction to teams and subcontractors.
Good working knowledge of:
Thermal analysis tools
Materials and coatings
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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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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LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay