Harris Corporation Lead RF Electrical Engineer in Rochester, New York

Lead RF Electrical Engineer 11/6/18--ElectricalUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20180111-28476


Job Title – Lead RF Electrical Engineer

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job Code – CS20180111-28476

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:

  • Lead role in RF hardware research, design, and development of software defined radio systems

  • Application of the principles and techniques of electrical engineering, computer engineering, and mathematical analysis

  • Make design decisions and assess technical risks in light of understanding customer requirements

  • Execution of hardware development processes in accordance with Harris business practices

  • Perform detailed design of RF circuitry

  • Perform radio integration with other subsystems including Digital, FPGA, DSP and embedded firmware

  • Perform subsystem and radio level verification and validation testing using formal techniques

  • Introduce designs through new product introduction processed into manufacturing

  • Identify, track and repair assigned hardware defects.


  • BS in Electrical Engineering (BSEE or BSCE) and 6+ years of experience with RF hardware design tools and in completing RF designs from requirements to production, along with experience in frequency bands from 300MHz to 6000MHz.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Exposure to test scripting programming language such as LabView and Matlab

  • Ability to work autonomously and with others to resolve technical issues

  • Ability to obtain US Government Secret Security Clearance

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