Chief Systems Engineer 7/9/20 Engineering--Systems USA -
NJ - Camden
About L3Harris Integrated Mission Systems - Maritime Sector
With facilities an all three coasts, we are renowned for our
ability to develop, integrate, test and deliver advanced naval and
undersea sensor products and systems to several U.S. Navy
customers, international navies, Fortune 500 companies and seismic
geophysical exploration service providers. Our primary market
U.S. Navy towed arrays, hull arrays and telemetry systems
Optical sensing systems
Surface ship and submarine self-defense sensors
Redeployable systems for undersea surveillance and homeland
Unmanned surface and undersea vehicle low-power sensors
Geophysical streamers, seafloor seismic and autonomous recording
We are strategically positioned to support growing defense and
homeland security needs, as well as commercial geophysical
exploration and exploitation systems. Our business model is ideally
suited to provide customers with high-performance, cost-effective
and dual-use technologies in both military and commercial markets.
Our strategy is to exploit our core competencies and continue to
offer flexibility as a component supplier, subsystem integrator and
About the Role
We are looking for dynamic program engineering technical
leaders who can develop and drive complex maritime solutions
programs, advanced product design with our naval customers and
proposal execution. The key role requires a unique combination of
engineering and business development skills to lead engineering
teams throughout the L3Harris product development process from
concept to full integration.
We are currently seeking Chief Systems Engineers for 4 key
maritime programs across the country, each with their own unique
complexions. From undersea warfare to fleet communications, to
autonomous systems, advanced sensing and surface warfare targeting
About Your Background
You have led multiple large-scale highly complex and sensitive
Naval defense programs, with a rich understanding of the systems
engineering development process and own the ability to execute
across several product lifecycle spectrums. You are a skilled
liaison with government customers who can leverage deep
relationships, resulting in the removal of barriers to enable the
voice of the customer to always be at the forefront, thus ensuring
textbook proposal execution.
You have successfully gained both, the engineering capability
and business acumen to enable you to guide the entire systems
development and design synthesis of complex electronic systems in
the defense industry.
Provides technical leadership in concurrent engineering of
advanced product design.
Leads engineering teams in L3Harris product development process
from concept to system integration final acceptance tests.
Strong customer service focus and experience working with
In touch with relevant industry trends and new technologies.
Deep understanding of the systems engineering development
process and experience executing across the product lifecycle.
Chair and conduct Design Reviews, Failure Review Board and Root
Cause and Corrective Action team on complex systems.
Guides and directs system development and design synthesis of
complex electronic systems.
Guides and directs front-end systems engineering development to
include analysis, modeling and. simulation, system level
performance prediction including system reliability,
maintainability and safety.
Leads design activities to include system synthesis and
conceptualization in a design-to-cost environment
Leads system performance analysis and prediction in various
Leads system requirements definition, flow down and
Supports business development activities to include proposals,
RFI responses, basis of estimates, ROMs, and white papers.
Leads implementation and management of business area technical
Leads implementation and management of business area and program
measures of effectiveness/performance, to include technical
Oversight of system test including planning, laboratory and
Oversee development and sets targets to improve the Systems
Engineering Design and verification practices, processes,
configuration, standards and metrics.
Specific Skills/Abilities Desired
Strong leader with customer focus
Expert in Proposal execution
High degree of familiarity with Open System Architectures
People and leadership skills that are beyond reproach, with
notable success in leading and collaborating in a
multi-disciplinary, diverse, and dynamic team environment.
An appreciation for Earned Value Management
A superior work ethic and commitment to organizational
Well defined communication and effective influencing skills.
Generation/presentation of persuasive technical narratives.
Existing DoD clearance with current 5 year update
Ability to obtain any additional clearances as required
Prior, but recent and relevant Naval program experience
At least 10-15 years’ relevant experience in both execution of
and overall concepts and best practices pertaining system
requirements development, analysis, design, integration,
verification and test
Experience leading technology development programs
BSEE or equivalent required
Master’s degree in disciplines such as Systems Engineering or
Electrical Engineering highly desired
In July 2019 – L3 Technologies and Harris Corp merged to become
L3Harris Technologies, becoming 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 $17 billion in
annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130
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.
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Location USA - NJ - Camden
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