Harris Corporation Senior Electrical Engineer in Rochester, New York

Senior Electrical Engineer 7/24/18--ElectricalUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: CS20182407-26100


Job Title – Senior Electrical Engineer

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job Code – CS20182407-26100

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:

  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining cost-effective methods of testing and troubleshooting equipment and systems

  • Performs engineering RF/analog/digital design and measurement tasks as well as operational tests and fault isolation on radio systems

  • Uses a variety of test and measurement equipment to evaluate radio equipment performance

  • Create test strategies and specifications for new and revised assemblies

  • Prepare test and diagnostic software, design test fixtures, complete test procedures for new and existing products

  • Develop, debug, and optimize test software using National Instruments LabVIEW and TestStand

  • Document test hardware and software using computer-based tools

  • Instruct technicians in the completion of test requirements as described above

  • Ensures production goals & metrics are met from a test perspective

  • Create/Update test station documentation items

  • Direct technicians in the completion of test system fabrication and troubleshoot

  • Evaluate new product designs for testability and perform test coverage analysis

  • Design electronic test interfaces (Printed Circuit Boards, Cables) for test fixtures and stations


  • BS degree in Electrical, Computer, or other related engineering field required

  • 6+ years automated test engineering experience

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with automation systems including electronic test

  • Experience in digital, analog, and RF circuitry design/troubleshoot

  • Measurement of key performance parameters using analyzers, generators, oscilloscopes, and meters

  • Understanding of software defined radio products and communications

  • Radio and RF experience

  • Must be a self starter, and able to work successfully with minimal supervision

  • NI LabVIEW/TestStand development experience (CLAD or CLD certification)

  • Experience working in an Agile Scrum development process

  • Microsoft Visual Studio and /or .NET experience

  • Experience with RF circuit design

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