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Engineering Site Lead

San Diego, California

Job ID CS20212708-68367
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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 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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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 air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual revenue and 48,000 employees, with customers in more than 100 countries.

Description:

Job Title: Engineering Site Lead

Location: San Diego-California

Requisition ID: CS20212708-68367

L3HARRIS, is seeking an Engineering Site Lead for its Linkabit operations in San Diego, CA. Linkabit, founded by Andrew Viterbi and Irwin Jacobs in 1968 recently celebrated its 50th year anniversary as a Global Leader in the development of Satellite Communications, Electronic Warfare, HF/VHF Tactical Multi-band Software-Defined Radios, and Millimeter Wave Obscuration Systems.

This position will report to the Broadband Communications Sector Vice President of Engineering and will have overall leadership responsibilities of an interdisciplinary team of Systems, Software, Electrical, RF, and Test Engineers. Partner with business development processes/lifecycle with an emphasis on capture and proposal planning and development.

Qualifications

  • A BS (MS Preferred) degree in an engineering discipline plus 12 years of applicable experience.
  • 5+ years of directly related work experience in project/systems engineering, including requirements analysis, development of architecture and technical specifications, interface control documents, test plans and procedures, etc.
  • 10+ years of directly related work experience in engineering and/or program management, including experience leading major development and proposal efforts
  • Demonstrated leadership experience in engineering development and/or program management and should include experience leading major proposal efforts.
  • Experience with personnel management and building cohesive/collaborative teams, managing geographically dispersed teams
  • Understanding of Federal Acquisition Regulations (FAR), Defense Federal Acquisition Regulations Supplement (DFARS), and the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR)
  • Understanding of all aspects of Military Standard Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) including: Design, Implementation, Transition to Manufacturing, and Maintenance
  • Qualitative and quantitative risk analysis and management skills
  • In depth understanding of advanced communication systems, including wide band data links used in land, sea, air and tactical Line of Sight (LOS) and Satellite Communication (SATCOM) applications
  • Planning and organization skills
  • Strong written and oral communication skills
  • Experience working with multi-site teams
  • Due to the nature of our work this position requires the ability to obtain a Department of Defense security clearance


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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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

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