Harris Corporation Systems Engineer in Clifton, New Jersey

Systems Engineer 8/8/17--Electrical, --Systems, EngineeringUSA - NJ - Clifton




Job ID: ES20170808-20240


Title: Systems Engineer- Clifton, NJ

Job ID: ES20170808-20240

Job Description:

  • Perform the technical planning, system integration, verification and validation

  • Ensure the logical and systemic conversion of customer or product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints

  • Perform functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements, and allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications.

  • Perform systems architectural development

  • Cost and Risk and Supportability and Effectiveness analyses for total systems (concept, design, fabrication, test, installation, operation, maintenance & disposal)

  • Work in a highly dynamic hardware & software development and integration lab


  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering or other related field

  • 6+ years of relevant work experience

  • Technical principles, theories and concepts of basic RF transmitter, receiver, and antenna design principles

  • Experience with Radar and Electronic Warfare systems

  • Knowledge of embedded processors and digital hardware

  • Knowledge of Systems architectural development

  • Development, engineering, interfacing and integration of hardware, firmware and software systems

  • Software components including firmware, operating systems, drivers, applications and other computing system software

  • Hardware components including electrical equipment, digital processing hardware (ASIC, CPLD, FPGA), circuit boards, microprocessor systems, computer system architectures and interfaces

  • Experience with RF Source and measurement instruments such as spectrum & vector analyzers

  • Flexibility to travel for customer purposes as required

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • RF Source and measurement instruments (i.e. Spectrum analyzer, Vector Analyzer)

  • Probability, statistics, random processes, communications theory, estimation theory, digital signal processing

  • RF radar/communications path estimation-models, noise estimation theory, digital signal processing

  • Prior engagement with project engineering to provide system solutions within scope, schedule, and budget constraints

This position requires the candidate to be able to obtain a SECRET security clearance in order to obtain a clearance you need to be a US Citizen and show proof of citizenship.

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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 Profile Matching Criteria:

Expertise--Systems, --Electrical, Engineering

LocationUSA - NJ - Clifton