Scientist, Project Engineering

    L3Harris
    Plano, TX
    Full-time, Part-time

    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 $17 billion in annual revenue, 50,000 employees and customers in more than 130 countries. L3Harris.com

    Description:

    The Aviation Services (AS) Sector has a need for a Scientist, Project Engineer whose primary responsibility is to oversee the AS Internal Research and Development (IRAD) and Technology portfolio. Currently the Aviation Services IRAD portfolio is over $22M annually and is split between 7 different business areas and four different physical sites. The current 2020 IRAD plan includes 15 different projects.

    Essential Functions:
    • This individual will oversee the planning and execution of the Aviation Services IRAD portfolio to include the CheckPoint Investment Process. In order to effectively manage the IRAD execution and the CheckPoint process for the Sector, a single point of contact is needed. There is currently not a similar position at the division and lower levels, so this individual will need to serve as the single Point of Contact (POC) for all IRAD and CheckPoint efforts within the Sector.
    • This position will also be responsible for ensuring the cross flow of different technologies throughout the Sector and interfacing with their counterparts in the other Sectors and with the Segment IRAD and Technology office to identify any possible synergies and coordinating the exploitation of these synergies.
    Qualifications: (refer to Career Framework)
    • 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.
    • Managerial experience leading Engineering projects is required.
    • Aerospace Industry experience is strongly desired.
    • Proficiency with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Powerpoint) required.
    • Must be open and have the ability totravel as needed.
    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.

    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 rsum for this position, you understand and agree that L3Harris Technologies may share your rsum, 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.

    Posting ID: 558254381Posted: 2020-05-21