Systems Engineer

Harris   •  

Clifton, NJ

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 53 days ago

Harris Corporation Space and Intelligence Systems has an opening for a Senior Specialist, Systems Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Clifton, New Jersey. The individual will work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, and a collaborative team setting.

Essential Functions:

  • Provides extensive systems engineering expertise in a broad field of engineering, research, evaluation and development for highly complex and technical space-based and airborne aerospace products
  • Uses the application of systems engineering standards, principles, theories, concepts and techniques
  • Specifies, architects, analyzes, models, establishes flow downs and verifies designs, tests and verifies complex engineering tasks in electrical, mechanical, optical, software, systems, and/or hardware components
  • Presents design analysis to Design Review Boards
  • Prepares progress reports relating to assignments
  • Participates, and may lead proposal teams


  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field and 6+ years of relevant experience, or equivalent

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Active Security Clearance
  • Experience in at least one of the following areas: signal processing, satellite systems
  • Experience in at least one of the following areas: sensors calibration, software, mechanical systems, electrical systems, precision mechanisms/control systems, secure systems, RF
  • Experience using MATLAB and modeling simulation tools
  • Proficient with DOORSTM
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Ability to work closely with other disciplines
  • Experience with Requirements flow down/requirement allocation/requirement tracking
  • Experience in risk management
  • Experience with project management