Specialist, Systems / Project Engineering

Harris   •  

Fort Wayne, IN

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 143 days ago

This job is no longer available.

Job Description:

Harris is searching for a talented Systems Engineering Specialist with Project Engineering skills to join the Harris team to help design and develop cutting edge space-based visual and infra-red sensors.  Our teams produce state of the art systems and products in support of many domains and varied technologies.

Activities will include the following:

  • Provide systems-based Project Engineering skills to an Integrated Product Team Leadership position and ensure Integrated Product teams have the staff and skillsets to meet their technical, cost, and schedule requirements using EVMS metrics and MS Project
  • Respond to Requests for Proposals by developing Basis of Estimates and Work Descriptions
  • Support Business Development, New Pursuits, and Internal Research and Development
  • Strong team participation in a NASA, DOD, or commercial environment.
  • Participate on cross-functional teams to push Harris technology forward


  • Bachelor's degree in Systems Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or other applicable degree(s) with 4+ years of Systems Engineering/Project Engineering experience, or advanced degree with 3 years of experience; or equivalent.
  • 2 years experience with space-based HW and environments

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Ability to lead teams of 3-10 skilled people
  • Demonstrated small team PE leadership related Optical, Mechanical, Electrical, or Thermal Control products

Please be aware many of our positions require 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.

Job ID: SIS20182108-26875