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Senior Electrical Engineer

Camden, New Jersey

Job ID IMS20212203-58423
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On the L3Harris team, your job is to secure the world. We don’t work here just for the advanced technology and equipment: We work here because we know what – and who – we’re protecting. From families to the intelligence community, and from our climate to our men and women in uniform – we’re making the world a safer place. Working in Software with L3Harris you'll join our team of qualified, diverse individuals and work in a fast-paced environment with high expectations, global scope, and a collaborative team setting.

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  • Level: Varies
  • Travel: None
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I love my job because every day there’s a new problem to tackle, a new skill to learn and an awesome team that has my back.

Heather S., Engineer

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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 air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.


Position Description: Senior Member, Electrical Engineer

L3HARRIS – Communication Systems East (L3HARRIS CS-East) is a recognized global leader in the design, development and production of secure communication systems and products supporting mission-critical space, ground, air and naval operations.  We are committed to providing best-in-class solutions to our customers with the highest level of integrity, excellence and uncompromised quality in everything we do.

The Position

The Senior Electrical Engineer (EE) will be part of the key engineering team and may be responsible for all or part of the end-to-end design and development of high-speed digital electronic modules and circuit boards. S/he may review and derive hardware requirements, develop design concepts that meet requirements, perform detailed electrical design of circuitry that may include microprocessors, program and data memories, FPGAs, voltage regulators, power reset sequencers, analog circuitry, and interface transceiver circuits.  Designs are captured as schematic diagrams in our CAD tool, design reviewed, and then handed off to our ECAD department for layout and routing on a printed wiring board (PWB).  The fabricated PWB is populated with components by our on-campus assembly facility.  The EE may then test and verify the electronics assembly, followed by support for firmware and software integration.  Our engineers are involved in the full lifecycle, from product design and qualification to manufacturing and integration. Our rigorous design review and documentation process includes requirements specifications, design documents, and test plans and procedures.

Position Requirements

The successful candidate(s) must have:

  • BSEE required; MSEE preferred;
  • 10 years minimum applicable experience required
  • Recent experience in digital and analog circuit board design and test
  • Experience with industry standard EDA tools, Mentor Graphics Expedition preferred
  • Experience using laboratory test equipment (e.g. oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, etc.)
  • Experience with standard electronic interfaces, such as
    • I2C, USB, RS-232, Ethernet (e.g. 1000BASE-T), SATA, PCIe
    • Strong writing skills
    • Experience in the design of voltage regulators and power supplies for today’s high current FPGAs
    • Experience in the design of NSA Type 1 approved cryptographic products
    • High speed electrical interfaces (e.g. LVDS, PCIe, CEI-28G-VSR)
    • Embedded microprocessor and microcontrollers
    • FPGA embedment – Intel and Xilinx preferred
    • U.S. Citizenship required.
    • Current possession of a US Government Secret security clearance.

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.

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