Electrical Engineer

Harris Corporation Roanoke , VA 24001

Posted 8 months ago


Job Title Electrical Engineer

Job Location Roanoke, VA

Job Code CS20180802-23236

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:

Harris Night Vision is seeking a talented electrical engineer to develop hardware and embedded software for military applications including live operations. The developer will provide support for ongoing development contracts, turning up and debugging existing boards, develop new boards as needed as well as performing software functions needed for feature development. Candidate will work in small development teams on all aspects of the development life cycle including requirements, design, layout, coding, unit testing, and deployment. Self-motivation and the ability to work both independently and as part of a team are required.


  • BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or Equivalent

  • 10+ years' experience

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance

  • C programming experience

  • Generate a system design package including all the PCB design and layout, parts lists and other elements with minimal supervision from a SME

  • Experience turning up a board and verifying all the functionality and circuits.

  • Electrical engineering lab experience (debug, use of scopes, multi-meters, etc)

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Possess basic MS Office skills; Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint

  • Experience designing for stringent performance, environmental and other requirements.

  • Prepare for design reviews and present material as part of both internal and external reviews

  • Participate in peer design reviews for the more complex electrical design approaches

  • Perform component searches and analysis to ensure that it is available and works in the system

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Board layout experience preferred
  • C++, Java, ModelSim or other VHDL testbench simulator, Cadence or other Board Design package use
  • EMI experience nice to have
  • RF experience nice to have

Please be aware that many of our positions require a security clearance, or 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 rsum for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your rsum, 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.

Location: USA - VA - Roanoke

Activation Date: Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Expiration Date: Wednesday, February 13, 2019

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