Harris Corporation Quality Engineer in Palm Bay, Florida

Quality Engineer 3/7/18EngineeringUSA - FL - Palm Bay




Job ID: SIS20180703-23780


Job Title: Quality Engineer

Job Location: Palm Bay, FL

Job Description:

  • Assist in the implementation and maintenance/improvement of a SW and HW QA system in Melbourne, FL and at customer sites in the DC area.

  • Ensure that products conform to established contractual and company standards.

  • Perform QA tasks associated with the equipment supplier selection process as well as procurement, drawing reviews, design reviews, receiving inspection, integration, logical equipment provisioning, factory testing, shipping, and coordination of site installation and test.

  • Review, analyze and report on discrepancies related to the development, integration, testing and operational use of off the shelf HW and SW and custom software.

  • Perform trend analysis of discrepancies and defects; investigate problems and assist in the disposition of, and corrective actions related to, recurring discrepancies.

  • Conduct audits and document audit results in a clear and concise manner.

  • Interface with quality team members, engineering, customer, supplier, and subcontractor representatives.

  • Apply Six Sigma & Lean concepts for process and product improvement.


  • 3+ years with a Bachelor’s degree or equivalent.

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • SW QA experience is desired as well as willingness to learn/perform SW QA tasks.

  • Familiarity with the product development life cycle and/or experience in an Operations & Maintenance environment.

  • Lean/Six Sigma training (certified green belt is a plus).

  • AS 9100/ISO 9001 quality system experience.

  • Ability to work effectively in a team environment, yet maintain professional Quality separation.

  • Ability to travel to customer sites intermittently for 1-2 weeks per trip or longer for installation or test events.

  • Understanding of Windows environment including standard Microsoft Office tools is strongly preferred.

  • Strong ability to focus, prioritize, and multi-task successfully to drive tasks to closure to support aggressive project schedules.

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Please be aware this position requires a Public Trust 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 Harris Corporation 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.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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LocationUSA - FL - Palm Bay