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Sr Assoc, Applications Engrg

Farnborough, United Kingdom

Job ID CS20221912-94856
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Our team in the UK has an unwavering focus on our commitment to excellence in everything we do, delivering mission solutions with speed, innovation and flawless execution.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Experienced
  • Location: On Site
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L3Harris Work Perks

  • Health

    • Private medical insurance and group life assurance
    • Benefit allowance to help you pay for insurance
    • Options for dental and critical illness coverage as well as a health cash plan and gym membership

  • Family

    • Employee and Family discount programme
    • Employee Assistance Programme
    • Optional partner life assurance

  • Well-Being

    • Generous annual holiday allowance
    • Retirement savings plan with employer contribution
    • Employee assistance programme to provide advice and guidance on finance, mental health, and more
    • Casual “dress for your day” policy

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:Sr Assoc, Applications Engrg
Job Location:
Farnborough UK
Job Code:

L3Harris’ Communication Systems segment is currently seeking an Applications Engineer to join our team. This position will be based at our Farnborough facility.

Position Overview:

Responsible for field and factory based technical support of L3Harris CS tactical and networking radio equipment’s, across the RF spectrum Including Type 1 products. Based at Farnborough, Hampshire, with extensive international travel.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Predominantly required to deliver formal technical training courses on company products,
  • Execute product demonstrations, support field trials and perform installation services as applicable to customers within the EMEA region.
  • Provides pre-sales and/or post sale technical support of company products/systems.
  • Provides, presents and interprets design, application and service information to sales staff and customers.
  • Assesses and analyzes technical application of company products and competing equipment to meet customer needs.
  • Prepares detailed product specifications to sales staff.
  • Provides follow-up support in disseminating technical information on specific applications.
  • May design systems to satisfy customer needs & prepare and present sales proposals.

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree (or equivalent experience)
  • Previous experience working with military and tactical radio communications systems. Including all aspects of technical support, training and installation
  • Systems and strong field engineering experience of tactical radio equipment (RF) to include the construction, operation and repair of static and mobile installations.
  • Good understanding of the common technologies and waveforms utilized across tactical radios systems for voice and data transmission
  • Provision of in country & remote technical advice and support to customers as well as via telephone, e-mail or written media.
  • Able to hold UK SC or NATO secret clearance
  • Planning, preparation and execution of capability demos, briefings and competitive trials.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Integration of third-party vendor software
  • Thorough working knowledge (ideally CCNA) of networking, IP & telephony applications, and radio techniques.
  • Teamwork & Collaboration
  • Customer Orientation
  • Initiative/Judgement / Problem Solving
  • Decision Making
  • Ability to work in adverse weather conditions and Hazardous locations
  • Ability to work autonomously or as part of a team
  • Ability to undertake extensive travel throughout the EMEA region
  • Preferred but not essential Knowledge of Defence Systems Approach to Training (DSAT)
  • Preferred but not essential experience utilizing TDL (Tactical data Links) and ISR (Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance) and their integration with tactical communications systems.

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