Skip to main content

Systems Engineer (New Grad - Anaheim, CA)

Anaheim, California

Job ID IMS20220911-93291
Apply Now


Thrive in your career journey while creating a safer, more secure world. At L3Harris, you’ll get to solve tough problems, work in an environment where every voice is heard and enjoy best-in-class benefits.

  • Full Time
  • Level: New Grad
  • Location: On Site
  • Glassdoor Reviews and Company Rating

Success Profile

What makes a successful early career professional at L3Harris?
Check out the traits we’re looking for and see if you have the right mix.

  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Leader
  • Problem Solver
  • Strategic
  • Technologically Savvy


I completed two summer internships at L3Harris before transitioning to a full-time role. I was able to learn firsthand about the engineering process, the quality of products produced, the helpfulness of my co-workers, how the company operates and the potential to expand my career.

Jason, Electrical Engineer, Rochester, NY

L3Harris Work Perks

  • Career

  • Dress For
    Your Day

  • Tuition

  • Flexible

  • Parental

  • Accelerated Performance

Job Description

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.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. The company provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across space, air, land, sea and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 47,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.


Job Title: Systems Engineer (New Grad- Anaheim, CA)

Job Location: Anaheim, CA

Join us for an exciting opportunity at L3Harris in Anaheim, CA. This is an early career engineering position with a growth path to higher-level positions. As a Senior Associate Systems Engineer, you will perform tasks under the guidance of a more senior Systems Engineer for Systems Engineering analysis, development, design, requirements, maturation, maintenance, and verification and validation over the program lifecycle. The Navigation/GPS products operate in military embedded real-time systems and can be used in weapons, ground, airborne, maritime, and space environments.

Essential Functions:

  • Generation, traceability, allocation, verification, validation of requirements specifications.
  • Integration and test planning, including generation of plans and procedures.
  • Conduct trade studies.
  • Generation of functional block diagrams, use-case diagrams.
  • Perform system reliability and maintainability analyses.
  • Perform system safety analyses.
  • Creation and presentation of design review materials.
  • Unit-level and system-level integration and testing, both in the laboratory and in the field.
  • Verification of system interfaces.
  • Interfacing with the other engineering disciplines (e.g., mechanical, electrical, software) to insure proper coordination of the systems aspects of the project.
  • Perform Modeling and Simulation (M&S) development, performance analyses, and maintenance.
  • Perform Algorithm development and analysis in RF Signal Processing or Navigation.
  • Support Digital Engineering and Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE).


  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM)

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Familiarity or interest in GPS, GPS Receivers, or Assured Position, Navigation, Timing (APNT).
  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Must work effectively in both independent and team environments.
  • Experience with DOORS, Cameo, MATLAB/Simulink, C/C++.
  • Experience with RF Signal Processing, Digital Signal Processing (DSP), and/or GPS/INS algorithm development.
  • Experience in Kalman Filters (KF/EKF), Adaptive Filtering, Optimization Theory and Design.
  • Experience in Modeling and Simulation (M&S).

In compliance with pay transparency requirements, the salary range for this role is $6,500 - $125,000. This is not a guarantee of compensation or salary, as final offer amount may vary based on factors including but not limited to experience and geographic location. L3Harris also offers a variety of benefits, including health and disability insurance, 401(k) match, flexible spending accounts, EAP, education assistance, parental leave, paid time off, and company-paid holidays. The specific programs and options available to an employee may vary depending on date of hire, schedule type, and the applicability of collective bargaining agreements.

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. 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 résumé for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your résumé, 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.

L3Harris Technologies is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3Harris is committed to treating all employees and applicants for employment with respect and dignity and maintaining a workplace that is free from unlawful discrimination. All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or other related medical conditions), gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, characteristic or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local laws. L3Harris maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks, where permitted by law.

L3Harris Technologies is an E-Verify Employer. Please click here for the E-Verify Poster in English or Spanish. For information regarding your Right To Work, please click here for English or Spanish.

Join Our Talent Community

Sign up for job alerts and be the first to know about our job openings.

Select a job category and/or location, then click "Add" for each saved search. Finally, click "Sign Up" to create your job alert.

Interested In

  • Engineering, Anaheim, California, United StatesRemove
  • New Grads and Interns, Anaheim, California, United StatesRemove

View All Jobs

You have not saved any jobs.

View All Jobs

Awards and Recognition

Fortune 2022 - World's Most Admired Companies
2022 Bloomberg Gender Reporting Framework
Top HBCU Supporters
CEO Action
Catalyst CEO
Handshake Early Talent Award
WayUp 100 Top Internship Programs Award
2022 Readers Choice Top 50 Employers
2021 Best Employers for Veterans
2022 DEI Best Place to Work For Disability Inclusion
2022 Top 50 Employer Careers and the disABLED
Catalyst Logo
2022 Minority Engineer Magazine Top 50 Employer
2023 Hamilton Niagara's Top Employers