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Test Engineer

Job ID 109898 Date posted 08/14/2019

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.


We are a leading provider of shock-hardened circuit breakers and switchgear for harsh environment applications. Our approach to ship management is to integrate the best components seamlessly into both new and current naval systems. We are committed to providing the most advanced technologies at the best value in an integrated, tailored solution that meets our customers� unique requirements. L3 has been a center of excellence in providing advanced solutions to the U.S. Navy for over 100 years. Within our Northeast Philadelphia, PA facility, we have the capacity to undertake naval system design, manufacturing and integration programs of many sizes and complexity. Our products include air circuit breakers, switchgear, large motor controllers and the Power Node Control Center (PNCC).   

We are searching for a Test Engineer for our Northeast Philadelphia location.

You will demonstrate success by:

� Performing a variety of electrical, mechanical and environmental tests on Navy Circuit Breakers and Switchboards efficiently, effectively, and in an independent manner in accordance with written test procedures and appropriate specification requirements

� Developing, building or making custom test set-ups to safely perform and validate all test requirements when needed, as required by the test procedure or specification requirements

� Neatly gathering and document all pertinent data in an objective manner while performing tests and provide analysis of the data with minimal oversight and assistance

� Developing and or updating test procedures

� Compiling test data and preparing test reports for presenting the data

� Objectively summarizing the results, and providing recommendations based on the analyzed data

� Reviewing third-party test reports for accuracy and completeness

� Having experience and knowledge of typical lab test equipment, such as oscilloscopes, meters, current and voltage sources, data acquisition and loggers for conduction electrical, functions, electro-mechanical tests, and troubleshoot company products and test set-ups

� Having the capability to use hand and power tools for creating and building custom test setups for conduction the testing of company products

� Having the capability to lift and/move up to 50 pounds without assistance

� Having the capability to do other manual tasks as needed for creating and building custom test setups for the preparation of performing required tests

Our Values are an integral part of who we are. We seek candidates who share our values:
� Integrity
� Excellence
� Accountability
� Respect


� Associates Degree, Trade School, Military Training, On-The-Job Training

� 3-5 Years of technical employment experience performing tests on electrical, electro-mechanical, and electronic systems

� Working knowledge of 3-Phase Electricity, Basic Electronics, Testing and Troubleshooting

� Possess the ability to read, interpret, and follow electrical wiring diagrams, schematics, and assembly drawings

� Experience and background with using various electronic testing equipment including, but not limited to Digital Multimeters, Oscilloscopes, AC/DC Power Supplies, Current sources Meggers, Dielectric Voltage Withstand, and data acquisition instruments

� Capable of troubleshooting non-functional equipment to determine the root-cause for the failure and recommend repair requirements

� Have an electro-mechanical aptitude, capable of working with common hand tools, and able to lift up to 50 pounds unassisted safely

� Available to travel to off-site test facilities to assist and oversee a multitude of electrical, functional and environmental tests performed on company product, and verify compliance with test procedures

� Assist engineers and peers with testing, analysis of the test data, and the development of test procedures and test setups

� Maintain all company equipment and tools in good working condition and calibration certification

� Have the ability to effectively communicate test results and information

� Have the ability to use Microsoft Word and Excel to prepare test procedures and reports


L3 Technologies, Inc. is proud to be an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. L3 provides equal employment opportunity for all persons, in all facets of employment. L3 maintains a drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing and background checks. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply for any open position for which they feel they are qualified and all will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship status, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.
Equal Opportunity Employer �Minorities / Women / Veterans / Individuals with Disabilities / Gender Identity / Sexual Orientation�

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.