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Principal RF Electrical Engineer

Palm Bay, FL 32907
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Job Title: Principal RF Electrical Engineer
Job Code: SAS20203003-43724
Job Location:Palm Bay, FL

Job Description:

This position will be responsible for providing Phased Array Space Systems Engineering support to customer-funded programs and internal research efforts within our Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (ISR) business unit of Harris Corporation. Our Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR) solutions serve a broad array of government, civil and commercial customers by enhancing information superiority, contributing to our national security and providing actionable data for the protection of property and human life. We specialize in high-reliability airborne and space-based remote sensing end-to-end systems that offer active and motion imaging and data processing, exploitation and dissemination. We also provide solutions that map and monitor the earth for a variety of commercial and governmental users.

Essential Functions:

  • Lead the design and development of Phased Array RF concepts, architectures,requirements, and interfaces as part of a multi-discipline design team for spacecraft applications
  • Evaluates customer and operational needs to help define and coordinate system performance requirements to internal stakeholders and integrate technical parameters
  • Ability to assess and provide direction for make/buy decisions and selection of strategic suppliers
  • Executes technical responsibilities within project cost and schedule constraints
  • Lead and perform trade studies required to make both tactical and strategic technical decisions for programs
  • Lead and/or perform system design/analysis, SWaP analysis, and procurement
  • Provide mentoring, guidance and leadership to novice engineers 


    • B.S. in Electrical Engineering or similar field and 12 years of related experience OR a M.S. in Electrical Engineering or similar field and 10 years of related experience
    • Experience in Phased Array Antenna/RF Systems Design and Development
    • Experience with customer interface and creating presentations, lead/perform trade studies and design reviews, and leading RF oriented test activities
    • Experience with RF Packaging and Phased Array Antenna Systems

      Preferred Additional Skills:

      • Knowledge of and ability to perform cascade and link budget analysis of Gain, Noise Figure, Noise Power, Intercept Point, output power, etc.
      • Experience in operating as a prime provider for both exquisite space and small- sat opportunities
      • RF System Requirements and Proposal generation and support
      • Experience with Worst Case Analysis for Space Applications
      • Experience with design, manufacturing and testing of space flight hardware
      • Experience with component selection for space flight hardware applications


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Posted: 2020-05-18 Expires: 2020-06-17

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