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Specialist, System Integration & Test Engineer

Palm Bay, Florida

Job ID CS20221105-82121
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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 with the L3Harris's engineering team, 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.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Experienced
  • Location: On Site
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  • Analytical
  • Collaborative
  • Leader
  • Problem Solver
  • Strategic
  • Technical


Flexible work schedule, paid overtime, cool technology, no micromanagement, nice campus, fun co-workers

Systems Engineer

L3Harris Work Perks

  • Health

    • Medical with a High Deductible and traditional PPO plan options, as well as, vision and a full array of supplemental health benefits
    • A doctors' service to help with referrals and second opinions for you, your family, and parents

  • Family

    • 4 weeks of paid parental leave for moms and dads
    • Fertility treatment
    • Subsidized backup childcare and eldercare
    • Adoption assistance - $5,000 per adoption/$15,000 per employee
    • Pet insurance

  • Well-Being

    • No cap to your PTO time (for exempt employees)
    • Dress for your day - wear what works for you at work
    • Legal plan for you, your family, and parents
    • Discount platform

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: Specialist, System Integration & Test Engineer

Job Code: CS20221105-82121

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL

Job Description:

L3Harris Corporation is seeking a Specialist, System Integration & Test Engineer to support our Communication Systems portfolio of programs in Brevard County, Florida. This is an opportunity to take on unique challenges, expand your skills and experience, and contribute to mission critical systems solutions that keep our war fighters safe.

Responsible for:

  • Integrating and testing critical RF receive/transmit components and RF/Antenna assemblies into systems
  • Troubleshooting and problem solving network issues related to but not limited to Switches, Routers, Servers, and Modems
  • Collaborating and consulting with cross functional technical teams at L3Harris to include but not limited to Systems Engineering, Software Engineering, Quality Engineering, and subject matter experts in the areas of Environmental Stress screening (ESS) and Electromagnetic interference (EMI)
  • Creating, reviewing, and updating formal test procedures, engineering documentation, and Requirements Verification Traceability Matrix (RVTM) for completeness.
  • Coordinating, and participating in all internal approvals for any Integration and Test deliverables that are required by the Statement of Work (SOW)
  • Ensuring the proper execution of integration and test activities in the presence of customers and L3Harris Quality Engineering representatives.
  • Configuring, and operating test equipment such as but not limited to spectrum analyzers, power meters, network analyzers, oscilloscopes, signal generators and multimeters
  • Participating in formal readiness gate reviews and product end-item data package reviews.
  • Working with Integrated Product Team Leader (IPTL) and Project Engineer (PE) to achieve program milestones, that contribute to a successful integration and test program


  • Bachelor’s degree in related field and minimum 4 years of prior relevant experience, Associates Degree degree in related field and minimum 8 years of prior relevant experience, or a Graduate Degree in related field and a minimum of 2 years of prior related experience
  • Possess a valid state drivers license
  • Possess or be able to secure COMP TIA Security+ certification
  • Possess or have the ability to obtain U.S. DoD Secret Clearance or higher
  • Ability to lift 50 Lbs., and ascend and descend ladders

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Prior military experience in U.S. Army Military Occupation Code (MOS) 25S Satellite Communication Systems Operator/Maintainer or U.S. Air Force Specialty Code (AFSC) 2E1X1 Satellite, Wideband, Telemetry Systems, and 3D1X3, RF Transmission Systems
  • Experience with Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) or Phase Array Antennas
  • Expert in United States Military Standard (MIL-STD) 810 for environmental design and test limits
  • Excellent communications skills, written and oral
  • Excellent organizational and record keeping skills
  • Ability to perform work under general oversight and guidance
  • Ability to make moderate enhancements or improvements to systems and processes to solve problems or improve effectiveness in given area of responsibility.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office® applications to include Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Visio

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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