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Senior System Electrical Engineer

Ottawa, Ontario Job ID 115343
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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.

9/80 work schedule available for most U.S. and Canada employees, effective October 24, 2022.

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.

Maritime International, a division of L3Harris, is a leading global supplier of ITAR-Free controls and simulation solutions for marine, power and space sectors as well as naval communications, underwater acoustics, handling systems and visual landing aids. We also provide autonomous surface vessels and maritime/land based situational awareness solutions to commercial and military customers worldwide. Headquartered in Montreal, Canada, Maritime International has businesses and sites in Australia, Germany, India, Italy, Malaysia, the United Kingdom and the United States.

We take pride in our many products and geographically diversified organizations and are excited about our future! The talent, expertise, innovative skills, teamwork and commitment of our people who delight our customers with technology excellence, quality products & services continue to drive our success.

This position requires direct or indirect access to hardware, software, technology or technical data controlled under the Canadian Export List, Canadian Controlled Goods Program, the Canadian Industrial Security Program, the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and/or the Export Administration Regulations (EAR). All applicants must be able to meet the eligibility requirements outlined in the Canadian Controlled Goods Program and able to obtain a Canadian NATO Secret clearance.

POSITION PROFILE

  • Experience in the systems engineering life cycle, including typical tools for requirements development (i.e. DOORS);
  • Issue Request for Proposal (RFP) and review responses for compliance to technical requirements;
  • Create technical Product Specifications (TPS) to describe selected systems;
  • Analyze, define and trace system requirements and recommend performance measures;
  • Perform system engineering activities for bids, contracts and products in the military/civilian markets for domestic/international customers;
  • Assist with creating high-level conceptual designs, innovative, scalable, and adaptive solutions to complex systems;
  • Specify Interface Control Documents (ICDs) between system components;
  • Support systems studies and analyses;
  • Conduct trade studies and engineering budgets (power, weight, design margin, etc.);
  • Identify risks, write risks statements and prepare risk mitigation strategies;
  • Analyze and track baseline changes and estimate work packages;
  • Design, implement and execute system test cases. Analyze and evaluate test results;
  • Develop technical specifications for suppliers and subcontractors. Identify potential suppliers. Monitor supplier performance;
  • Analyze and simulate performance. Assist scoping and costing specialty efforts;
  • Conduct industry engagement and trade studies for refinement of equipment specifications to develop optimal system solutions;
  • Preparation of equipment procurement specifications;
  • Assist in the development of test plans to verify and validate requirements;
  • Requirements elicitation and decomposition towards subsystem elements including subcontracted items;
  • Requirements derivation and development for subsystem elements;
  • Production of technical documentation to capture the system and subsystem designs including the architecture, interfaces and installation elements;
  • Support the development of verification and validation artifacts including plans and procedures;
  • Implementation and integration of the system and subsystem designs; and
  • Resolution of technical issues arising during the implementation, integration and testing of the system and subsystem elements.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor of Engineering degree  (Master’s is highly desirable);
  • At least 10 years of professional experience in the design and integration of complex systems in the commercial and/or military domains with a focus in the following areas:
    • Communications systems including cryptos, HF/VHF/UHF Communications, SATCOM and IP telephony (VoIP), and networks.
  • Positive attitude with solution focused approach;
  • Strong English written and spoken skills.

L3Harris subscribes to the principle of employment equity and encourages women, Aboriginal people, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities, who are qualified, to apply.

If you wish to apply for this position, please submit your resume by email to careers.mapps@L3Harris.com

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