Harris Corporation Mechanical Engineer in Queensland, Australia

Mechanical Engineer

Job ID: CS20171705-18991


Job Title – Mechanical Engineer

Job Location – Australia-Queensland-Brisbane

Job Code – CS20171705-18991

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving our customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports customers in more than 125 countries and has approximately $8 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into four business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems, Electronic Systems, and Critical Networks.

Job Description:

This role will form part of the Communications Systems segment.

Working with the Systems Engineers, the role will prepare designs for the fitment of radios and associated equipment into a variety of vehicles. They will require knowledge of and compliance with legislative frameworks with regards to the fitment of such equipment to land based vehicles.


  • Provide guidance on the mechanical aspects of vehicle integration design.

  • Experience in military vehicle equipment design

  • Recent experience in the certification of military equipment designs.

  • Prepare engineering documentation (drawings, diagrams, design notes, work instructions, test procedures, reports, etc.) in support of design definition and team objectives.

  • They will provide a practical as well as theoretical level of specialist, professional and technical expertise, potentially relating to the work of different function or discipline areas.


  • 5+ years’ experience as a mechanical or aerospace engineer

  • Familiarity with Australian Standard for Defence Contracting (ASDEFCON) desirable

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Aeronautics or Mechanical Engineering

  • Finite Element Analysis Experience desirable

  • Baseline security clearance - essential

  • Australian Citizen or PR - essential

Please be aware that this role requires a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to Australian 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.

For further information, please contact Damien Berglas 07 3253 2000

Job Profile Matching Criteria:


EducationBachelors (or equivalent work experience)

Job TypeFull Time

LocationAustralia - Queensland - Brisbane