Harris Corporation Applications Engineering Specialist in Rochester, New York

Applications Engineering Specialist 9/7/18--TechnicalUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20180609-27201


Job Title – Applications Engineering Specialist

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job Code – CS20180609-27201

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:

Provides pre-sales and/or post-sales technical support of company products/systems to existing customer base. Provides, presents and interprets design, application and service information to sales staff and customers. Assesses and analyzes technical application of company products and competing equipment to meet customer needs on a continual basis. May design/refine systems to satisfy customer needs. Prepares detailed product specifications to sales staff. Provides follow-up support in disseminating technical information on specific applications

  • Training and operations of RFC and OEM products and systems.

  • Uses basic and advanced voice and data communication techniques in the operation of military HF, VHF & UHF systems.

  • Configures network devices and integrates peripherals using TCP/IP protocols.

  • Communicates system capabilities to customers and creates detailed written reports of outcomes and actions.

  • Travel to various customer locations worldwide.


  • AAS plus 8 years of applications engineering experience or BS plus 4 years of applications engineering experience or equivalent experience in coordinating with various customers, scheduling of training, budgeting, conducting inventories an overall maintenance of Communication Systems.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with HF, terrestrial microwave, fiber optics, telephone switching and installations of communications equipment into military vehicles

  • Active Secret security clearance

  • Experience with Harris/RF Communications products a plus

  • Ability to be an independent worker

  • Comp TIA A+ and Network+ Certifications

  • Cisco Networking Certifications

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.

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 - NY - Rochester