Harris Corporation Lead, Systems Engineer in Wellington, New Zealand

Lead, Systems Engineer 10/18/18--SystemsNew Zealand - Wellington




Job ID: CS20181510-28083


Job Title – Lead, Systems Engineer

Job Location – Wellington, New Zealand

Job ID – CS20181510-28083

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:

The MTCS Lead Engineer will be responsible for the design of the MTCS tactical radio network and will lead the system engineering, network design, integration and acceptance testing activities of the project.

The work will be performed in the Harris Asia Pacific regional hub located in Brisbane and will involve frequent travel to New Zealand.


The MTCS Lead Engineer will be responsible for the following:

  • Planning the MTCS technical activities and providing oversight / support of the in-country technical team

  • MTCS Systems Engineering Management Plan (SEMP)

  • Design of the tactical radio network, including systems architecture, trade studies, system design, network design, system interfaces and performance analysis

  • Product expertise and support for the Harris radio products supplied to the MTCS system

  • Laboratory and field-based test and acceptance activities

  • Generating project technical documentation and test reports

  • Coordination of specialty engineering tasks, including, systems security and systems safety

  • Identifying project risks and recommended solutions through the HCA risk management process.

The position will require frequent travel to New Zealand and limited travel to the United States.

The position will require some work outside of normal business hours to maintain regular contact with portions of the development team in the United States.


  • Technical solution for the MTCS tactical radio network within the cost and schedule constraints of the project

  • Harris MTCS Systems Engineering Management Plan (SEMP)

  • Technical mastery of the Harris radio products supplied to the MTCS system

  • V&V testing and System Acceptance of the MTCS system

Qualification s:

  • Bachelor’s degree and a minimum of 9 years of relevantexperience

  • Current SECRET Security Clearance or ability to attain a SECRET Security Clearance

  • Required citizenship.

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LocationNew Zealand - Wellington