Harris Corporation RF/Analog Electrical Engineer in Rochester, New York

RF/Analog Electrical Engineer 9/14/18--ElectricalUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20181409-27355


Job Title – RF/Analog Electrical Engineer

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job Code – CS20181409-27355

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:

  • Performs significant engineering RF/Analog design tasks, detailed experimental testing, operational test and fault isolation on radio systems and equipment. Evaluates results to assist in development and problem resolution.

  • Responsible for designing, developing, modifying and evaluating electronic parts, components or circuitry for RF/Analog hardware systems. Determines design approaches and parameters.

  • Analyzes electrical requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints. Determines selection of components and equipment based on analysis of specifications and reliability.

  • Performs electrical and/or mechanical troubleshooting to determine cause of problems in radio equipment.

  • Uses test and diagnostic equipment to evaluate radio equipment performance.

  • Documents designs and test results. Provides detailed test reports.

  • Updates and maintains Engineering documentation.

  • Provides support for tactical handheld and manpack radios, power amplifiers and accessories in a manufacturing environment.

  • Diagnose, troubleshoot, and resolve highly complex technical issues with radio products experienced by customers.

  • Develops new design concepts, techniques, and standards.

  • Guides highly complex and advanced projects to completion.

  • Provides mentoring of lower level engineers

  • Provides technical presentations on projects (Design Reviews, etc.)

  • Provides estimates on development costs.


  • 7+ years of experience with MS (Masters) or 9+ years of experience with BS in (Electrical Engineering, or a related field) with RF/Analog design focus

  • 9+ years of experience in RF and analog circuit design

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Excellent troubleshooting skills

  • Well organized, detail oriented, and adaptable

  • Must be able to work in cross-functional team environment of varying disciplines.

  • Strong working knowledge of digital design.

  • Advanced knowledge of radios and communication systems.

  • Knowledge of firmware and embedded software.

  • Proficient in the use of test equipment (Spectrum Analyzer, Oscilloscope).

  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Applications.

  • Proficient in the use of Design simulation tools ( eg. keysight ADS, Ansys HFSS, Keysight EMPro, Keysight Genesys)

  • Labview programming a plus.

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