Scientist, Logistics Systems Engineer
Company: L3Harris Technologies
Posted on: November 19, 2023
Description: Job Title: Senior Systems Logistics Engineer
Job Location: Salt Lake City, UT
Job ID: CS20232407-103821
Job Schedule: Hybrid, 9/80
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 space, air, land, sea
and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $18 billion in annual
revenue and 47,000 employees, with customers in more than 100
L3Harris is seeking a Senior Logistics Engineer with extensive
experience performing in an Integrated Logistic Support (ILS) role
with senior level visiability, supporting clients in the management
or direction of logistics support for one or more programs,
including appropriate supporting organizations. The preferred
candidate will have an extensive background across the
product-lifecycle sustainment arena. Primary technical areas of
interest needed to support this role include: conducting systems
engineering requirements and specification development; Life Cycle
Cost and Level of Repair analysis (LCC and LORA, respectively);
identification of new, reuse, and/or modification of Support
Equipment/Test Equipment (SE/TE); Packaging, Handling, Storage, and
Transportation (PHST); Human Factors; Maintenance Task Analysis
(MTA), Reliability-Centered Maintenance (RCM), and, mentoring of
design teams regarding operations and sustainment aspects of
any/all proposed designs and/or design changes.
The ILSM will provide direct support to the customer in the
planning, coordinating and execution of numerous acquisition
program logistics efforts for legacy and future systems as well as
technical refreshes/ upgrades. The ILSM will provide logistics,
sustainment, and Life Cycle support; training; advice; and
This position will function as both an ILS Manager and Logistics
Engineer responsible for life cycle cost analysis, maintenance
planning activities, repair management, supply chain management,
provisioning and various other logistics tasks.
Leverage strong ILS Engineering analyses to promote cost-effective,
affordable, and field-supportable products over their intended life
Leverage strong ILS and life cycle modeling skills to effectively
promote system reliability and supportability for long-term system
support, including the following:
Coordinate all logistics elements (e.g., spares, support equipment,
training, facilities, technical data, provisioning, etc.) to ensure
all integrated logistics support requirements for the program are
Cost Account Leadership: Familiarity with Earned Value Management
System (EVMS) and the ability to plan budgets and execute that plan
to deliver program requirement on cost and schedule.
Team Leadership: The ability to manage the work of other employees
to ensure their success on delivering quality products.
Proposal Development: The ability to review customer statement of
work for logistics tasks and develop bases of estimate for
Logistics tasks identified.
Analysis skills: The ability to perform complex analysis tasks to
analyze a problem and perform necessary research to gather data to
solve complex problems.
Presentation skills: The ability to develop a well organized
presentation and have strong communication skills to present to
internal and external customers.
Problem Solving Skills: The ability to solve complex problems and
gather the necessary research data to solve that problem.
Provisioning: Familiarity with MIL-STD-1388 or GEI-0007 and have
the ability to structure a database per those standards and develop
all of the required coding associated with those standards.
Maintenance Concepts: Understanding of 2 and 3 level maintenance
concepts and factors that impact organizational, intermediate, and
depot level maintenance. Knowledge of how factors such as user
skill level, testability, repair turn around time (RTAT), and cost
impact maintenance decisions and code assignments.
Spares Modeling: Understanding of how logistics, supply chain, and
repair factors impact program spares requirements.
Logistics Documents: Familiar with a variety of Logistics documents
for example; Maintenance Task Analysis, Logistics Product Database,
Level of Repair Analysis, Reliability Centered Maintenance, Supply
support plan, Support Equipment Requirements Document, Integrated
Logistics Support Plan, Calibration Plan, Packaging Plan, and
Engineering Data for Provisioning.
Support Equipment: The ability to identify the need for support
equipment for a system and identify the requirements associated
with that support equipment.
Technical writing: The ability to develop complex logistics plans,
analysis and reports needed for program requirements.
Reliability Maintainability Availability (RMA): Familiarity with
RMA principles and how they are used in logistics documents.
Failure Reporting Analysis and Corrective Action System (FRACAS):
Familiarity with FRACAS principles and how they apply to logistics
Diminishing Manufacturing Sources and Material Shortages (DMSMS):
Familiarity with DMSMS principles and how they apply to logistics
Participate in site surveys, and program reviews.
Provide support to accomplish the generation and review of
logistics support documentation that includes the following:
Integrated Logistics Support Plans (ILSP), Life Cycle Sustainment
Plans (LCSP), Technical Orders (TOs), Technical Manuals, Electronic
Technical Manuals, Illustrated Parts Breakdowns, and work
specifications to ensure the documentation meets Government
logistics support requirements.
Determine resources (e.g. funds, manpower, facilities, equipment,
supplies, and services) required to fulfill the logistics
Obtain and maintains any security clearances, status or licenses
required by client to perform work.
Use and apply Department of Defense Instruction (DoDI) 5000
acquisition processes, relating it to products, production, and
Conduct logistics analyses and assessments (e.g. supportability
analysis, Level of Repair Analysis, range and depth of spare parts,
DMSMS, risk assessments, etc.)
Supports the development and entry of Logistics management
Manage multiple projects at one time.
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. In lieu of a degree, minimum of 16 years of
prior related experience.
US Citizenship and ability to obtain Special Program Access (SAP),
and ability to obtain a Top Secret Clearance.
Minimum of 1 year of experience with cost account and project
engineering management will be required.Must have a working
knowledge of Logistics Engineering
Minimum of 4 years' experience with LSA, MIL-STD-1388 or its
replacement GEI-0007, Reliability, Maintainability, Availability
Proficient in use of ILS-related tools (i.e. - SLICWave, COMPASS,
CASA, CBM+, etc.)
Proficient with Product LifeCycle Management (PLM) software, such
as TeamCenter and/or SharePoint.
Excellent oral and written communications skills along with the
ability to work independently or in a team environment is a
Must be detail oriented and organized.
Ability to research, analyze, and evaluate information.
Experience with LSAR software tools Slicwave, Powerlog, Eagle,
Experience with spares modeling software or tools.
Military experience as a Logistics officer.
Experience with DoD weapon system support system conceptual and
preliminary design, particularly related to design analysis cycles,
cost versus capability trade studies, and multi-design discipline
Demonstrated excellence in interpersonal skills, strong written,
communication, oral presentations skills, and ability to lead group
Proven track record of highly collaborative working skills in a
Possess the willingness to mentor Engineers in the art of
developing designs based on effective sustainment strategy
Ability to learn new subjects / techniques / software, without,
necessarily, the assistance of others
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite - Project, PowerPoint, Excel,
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