L3Harris Systems Engineers in Salt Lake City, Utah
Salt Lake City, Utah
On the L3Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don’t work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: We work here because we know what – and who – we’re protecting. From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform – we’re making the world a safer place. Working with the L3Harris's engineering team, you'll join our team of qualified, diverse individuals and work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, global scope, and a collaborative team setting.
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Job ID CS20202002-41690
Date posted 03/04/2020
L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers’ mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.
L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries. L3Harris.com at https://l3harris.mergerannouncement.com/
L3Harris-Communications Systems-West is currently seeking Systems Engineers to develop new ground based terminals to support military satellite communications (MILSATCOM) from conceptual development through product phase-out. This includes proposal support, requirements analysis and management, task planning, technical documentation (including generation of Statements of Work and specifications), design oversight participation, design synthesis in a multi-functional engineering environment, build and test support, subcontract control, risk management input, and system deployment and in-house technical support during the operational life-cycle of the system.
Performs research and development in the field of Protected SATCOM solutions including Protected Tactical Waveform (PTW) communication links for ground based solutions
Leads, plans and conducts technical projects or portions of projects
Employs best practices, tools and techniques and applies processes and methodologies selected to design and develop new products or modify existing products
Leads and participates in the capture and/or management of customer and derived requirements, decomposition and assignment of requirements to appropriate functional areas of responsibility, insuring traceability from a verification test matrix back to original customer and system level derived requirements
Develops technical specifications, interface control documents, test plans and procedures, analyzes configuration and processing solutions, and tests conformance to specifications
Recommends new or improved design solutions and processes; reviews literature, patents and current industry practices of relevance to assigned project
Ensures technical performance, quality, and adherence to schedule
Follows processes in conformance with established policies and objectives
May coordinate the efforts of technical support personnel and may mentor and/or provide work leadership
Provides technical consultation to internal organizations and/or customers
Evaluates vendor capabilities to provide required products or services
Participates in design reviews
An ABET (EAC/CAC) accredited Bachelor's or Master’s of Science degree in Electrical Engineering is strongly preferred, or equivalent technical education and experience (8-15 years related experience)
Waveform development experience of Protected Tactical Waveform (PTW) and Direct Sequence Spread Spectrum (DSSS) technologies is desired, including but not limited to systems architecture, hardware design, integration and qualification.
Required experience working with SATCOM development, deployment, or support (preferably in military application environment)
Comprehensive understanding of engineering architecture and design concepts along with thorough understanding of the engineering practices and procedures required to develop, test and deploy systems.
Presentation and communication skills (verbal/written/visual)
Effective problem solving skills and the ability to meet critical deadlines
Effective coordination of project(s) and efforts of technical support personnel
Ability to productively contribute work, ideas and collaboration as part of a team
Ability and willingness to travel when required to lead and support customer installation, demonstrations and general field support
Ability to obtain a US DoD Secret clearance is required
Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. 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.
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