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Electrical Engineer (New Grad - Northampton, MA)

Northampton, Massachusetts

Job ID IMS20222405-82893
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Overview

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
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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

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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

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  • Flexible
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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 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.

Description:

Job Description:

Entry-level professional with broad theoretical job knowledge. Works under general direction and guidance within standard processes for non-routine tasks. Communicates with contacts in own team to explain and interpret information. Contributes to systems and processes changes in work routines. Works to achieve operational targets that impact team results.

Essential Functions:

  • Design and develop electrical/electronic design concepts and implement concepts into finished working designs. Work from specification requirements, design concepts and inputs from customer and other engineers involving multidisciplinary activities.
  • Create circuit board schematic, part selection, design cabling, develop or specify test methods and associated test equipment.
  • Assist in all phases of FPGA firmware engineering life cycle, including requirements analysis, design, verification, integration, and documentation
  • Support the test and debug of FPGA RTL code to establish validity of designs for thermal, voltage, and timing tolerances.
  • Prepare and present internal and external design reviews, PDR and CDR activities to demonstrate the design meets all specifications and customer requirements.
  • Assist in in the preparation of planning documents and understand customer requirements and expectations.
  • Capable of performing design analysis and establish circuit level tests to establish validity of designs including thermal effects and contributions of tolerance.
  • Review master patterns for printed circuits, provide part selection, specify cabling, develop or specify test methods and associated test equipment.
  • Capable of providing technical supervision and training/mentoring to lower level engineers.
  • Analyze equipment design for reliability and maintainability (R&M) design aspects.
  • Provide feedback to the design team related to tradeoffs and issues regarding R&M.
  • Assist in in the preparation of planning documents and understand customer requirements and expectations.
  • Participate in the development of technical publications for electro-optical equipment; to include general description, troubleshooting, assembly, installation and preventive / corrective maintenance procedures.
  • Ability to support field service activities related to product testing, troubleshooting, and maintenance.

About L3Harris Northampton:

From the first submarine periscope to the latest Optronics and Electro-Optical systems, L3 Harris KEO continues to translate design excellence into fielded products. L3 Harris KEO produces the systems that enable you to look, to see, and to control the leading edge of integrated imaging systems. Our mission is to provide the best possible imaging solutions to our U.S. and International customers while consistently achieving or exceeding our customer’s expectations in quality, delivery and cost through continuous improvement of product, process and service.

Additional information about the Northampton Site:

Our state-of-the-art facility was built in 2011 and showcases the manufacturing area in the center of the building, bringing focus and attention to our mission-critical products and manufacturing talent. The L3Harris manufacturing area includes; temperature and humidity controlled assembly areas, ESD sensitive floors, DOD Secret cleared rooms, a Test and Integration tower, Optical and Laser test ranges, Environmental and Qualification Test capabilities, Hydrostatic pressure test systems, an anechoic test chamber, 1,800 sq ft of clean room space for FOD-sensitive optical assembly, and more! The facility also features an open-office work environment and a full-service eat-in café!

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical & Computer Engineering or related field
  • 3.0 GPA or greater
  • Eligable to gain U.S. security clearance

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • FPGA background a plus
  • Familiar with VHDL, Xilinx, TIVA, DSPs, Vivado Constraints, ILA, VIO, Gigabit Transceivers, CameraLink, I2C bus, SPI, CAN bus

  • Experience with Microsoft Access, Word, Visio, IBM DOORS requirements

  • Systems engineering
  • Excellent written/verbal communication skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Access, Microsoft Office, and Abobe Illustrator

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.

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