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L3Harris Spec, Systems Engrg in Rochester, New York

Spec, Systems Engrg

Job ID CS20203009-51219


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.


Job Title – Specialist, Systems Engineer

Job Location – Rochester, NY

Job ID – CS20203009-51219

Job Description:

The successful candidate will represent Harris’ newest networking products to our customers in the field as well as accurately relay technical and business information to ACES, Product Engineering, Product Management and Sales teams. Business requirements include: strong communications skills and interpersonal skills coupled with a basic appreciation and interest in the financial and competitive goals of L3Harris Communications Systems. Technical requirements include broad knowledge of networking including: application of the principles and techniques of, computer science, engineering, mathematical analysis, radio/wireless domain expertise with a basic understanding of communications protocol architectures and applications. Engineer will perform hardware and software system integration of wired and wireless network systems.

The applicant will be expected to perform system integration and evaluation in support of Sales, Engineering and Product Management in the field:

  • Liaison between L3Harris and our Customers.

  • Communicates pertinent information to/from Customer with Sales, Engineering, Product Management & Program Management.

  • Strong customer consultant providing guidance and training to customer personnel in system design, mission development, operation, application integration, configuration and troubleshooting techniques.

  • Working closely with the Networking team in Rochester and engineering teams to apply networking knowledge to incorporate radios into larger enterprise systems (LAN, WAN).

  • Ability to troubleshoot networking issues at all layers, including basic understanding of tools used to analyze network connectivity and traffic flow.

  • Strong debugging and problem-solving skills with network systems, abilities to work with hardware and software designers to bring up new features, understanding and proven track record of resolving hardware/software integration issues.

  • Must be resourceful and willing to be deployed for multiple weeks at a time in the field.

  • Travel – 25% or more.


Bachelor's Degree and a minimum 4 years of prior relevant experience. Gradute Degree with a minimum of 2 years experience.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Face-to-Face Customer Experience

  • Prior Military or worked in a military environment

  • CISCO CCNA Certification or above

  • IS/IT Experience

  • Familiarity with wideband networking such as ANW2, TSM, SRW & WNW

  • Enjoys working with people, developing relationships and sharing knowledge.

  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic, fast-paced, high-stakes environment

  • Ability to Obtain a US Government Secret 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.