Electrical Engineer

Harris   •  

Rochester, NY

Industry: Business Services


11 - 15 years

Posted 395 days ago

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.

Job Description: 

As a member of the Hardware Design Verification (HDV) team, responsibilities will include development of RF test and measurement applications and systems in support of new product development.

•       Design, develop, and debug software applications for control/automation of test and measurement equipment using NI LabVIEW and TestStand; Visual Studio, C#.NET, Python. Design and implementation of resuable platforms.

•       Design, develop, and debug hardware components including cables, fixtures, interface assemblies, test stations.

•       Manage a test equipment inventory in order to meet schedule demands and technical feasibilty

•       Analyze test system requirements and product design to determine feasibility within time and cost constraints

•       Consult with electrical engineers and otherengineering staff to evaluate measurement techniques and corresponding measurement data as they relate to operational performance requirements of new products

•       Provide leasership, coaching, and mentoring to other engineers on the HDV team


•       BS ElectricalEngineering/Computer Engineering/Computer Science with a minimum 10 years of relevant experience (8years with MS)

•       NI LabVIEW & TestStand experience

•       Proficiency with Object-Oriented Programming and Design (OOP/OOD)

•       RF and baseband test and measurement experience. Familiarity with test equipment such as: Spectrum/Network analyzers, Power Meters, DMMs, Oscilliscopes, Audio analyzers

•       Experience leading small development teams and mentoring engineers

Preferred Additional Skills:

•       Ability to quickly analyze and debug software and related hardware issues

•       Familiarity with software management tools (e.g. SVN/GIT, JIRA)

•       C++ or JAVA programming knowledge. Familiarity with Linux-based operating systems.

•       Familiarity with SQL, XML, HTML/CSS/JS

•       Experience with RS-232, Ethernet, USB, TCP/IP

•       Strong verbal and written communication skills

•       Networking and Radio communication system experiencedesired