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Scientist, Electrical Engineer

Rochester, New York

Job ID CS20221209-90311
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Overview

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.

  • Full Time
  • Level: Experienced
  • Location: On Site
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  • Analytical
  • Detail Oriented

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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.

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

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 Title: Scientist, Electrical Engineer

Job Code: CS20221209-90311

Location: Rochester, NY

Job Description:

The successful candidate will work in a cooperative team environment with cross functional teams to specify, develop, and verify embedded Radio Communication Systems solutions in FPGA firmware. Candidate will be required to analyze requirements, architect, and design FPGA based processing solutions for radio communication systems.

Essential Functions:

  • Ability to analyze system functions and develop processing architecture(s) based on current digital technology.
  • Experience implementing complex interface, modem and/or DSP circuits in programmable logic using FPGA devices. Equivalent experience in ASIC design is also applicable.
  • Broad experience in signal processing for RF communications systems.
  • Perform detailed analysis including requirements analysis, use case scenarios, conceptual design, trade studies, test, operation, and maintenance of radio communications products.
  • Work with cross functional teams as needed to define and refine design requirements.
  • Assist in development of high-level and detailed verification test plans consistent with system requirements and specifications
  • Prepare design and implementation reviews. Present technical briefings and status to internal and external customers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree and a minimum of 12 years of prior relevant experience.
  • Graduate Degree and a minimum of 10 years of prior related experience.
  • 10 years of experience in ASIC/FPGA Design and Verification

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Working knowledge and experience in testing and debugging of high speed interface and MODEM RF Designs
  • Experience with FPGA Vendor Specific FPGA Implementation tools (Vivado/Quartus)
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze and debug FPGA firmware and related hardware issues
  • Ability and willingness to obtain a Secret security clearance
  • Expertise implementing high speed interfaces and signal processing algorithms in FPGAs
  • Expertise in FPGA development using VHDL or Verilog
  • Expertise in FPGA Verification using SystemVerilog
  • Expertise in communication system signal processing theory and waveform design
  • Experience with adaptive signal processing algorithms and trades
  • Experience with MatLab, Simulink or similar DSP modelling tools
  • Ability to work efficiently with remotely located teams and co-workers

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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