Title: Sr. Associate, Systems Engineer - Clifton, NJ
Job ID: SAS20201001-38816
L3Harris is dedicated to recruiting and developing diverse, high-performing talent who are passionate about what they do. Our employees are unified in a shared dedication to our customers mission and quest for professional growth. L3Harris provides an inclusive, engaging environment designed to empower employees and promote work-life success. Fundamental to our culture is an unwavering focus on values, dedication to our communities, and commitment to excellence in everything we do.
Perform technical planning, system integration, verification and validation activities in support of programs and development efforts.
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 Cost, 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
Support/lead technical proposals, including decomposition of customer requirements into a system architecture/design, technical writing, technical risk management, cost estimating, etc.
BS in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Systems Engineering or other related field.
2+ years of relevant work experience in the following:
RF Source and measurement instruments (i.e. Spectrum analyzer, Vector Analyzer, Signal Generators, etc.) Probability, statistics, random processes, communications theory, estimation theory, digital signal processing
Technical principles, theories and concepts of basic RF transmitter, receiver, and antenna design principles
2+ years working experience of technical principles, theories and concepts of RF transmitter, receiver, and antenna design principles
2+ years working experience of Software components including firmware, operating systems, drivers, applications and other computing system software
2+ years working experience of hardware components including electrical equipment, digital processing hardware (ASIC, CPLD, FPGA), circuit boards, microprocessor systems, computer system architectures and interfaces
MS in Electrical Engineering, or other related field
Knowledge of embedded processors and digital hardware
Understanding of applicable programming and scripting languages for analysis and test (such as MATLAB, Excel/VBA, and programming languages such as C/C++, Perl, Python)
Understanding of the Systems Engineering requirements of DoD Directive 5000.01 Defense Acquisition System
Working knowledge of SysML and/or Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) principles for System Level design of EW components.
Ability to lead a complex effort, collaborate with HW/SW design functions in the design and development of a system