Northrop Grumman Engineer RF Microwave Design 4 in Azusa, California
At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems sector is seeking a RF Microwave Engineer 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Azusa, CA
Put your years of experience into a future of excellence. The successful applicant will be assigned to perform RF design, analysis, and test of passive RF Microwave weather sensors/systems, subsystems, and components. The position requires coordination with system engineering, mechanical design, material and process, manufacturing and quality assurance to ensure that the product meets requirements. Specific assignments may include testing of RF subsystem and RF components, performing CAD simulation, support anomaly investigation, deriving RF requirements, performing system analysis, and integration and test. Additional activities include supporting design reviews, subcontractor management, root cause analysis, and support RF receiver integration into systems. Additional responsibilities may be assigned commensurate with performance or due to business needs. Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) Field with 9+ years of relevant professionalexperience
Strong background in Electrical and RF/Microwave theory and fundamentals
Strong background in RF/Microwave hardware test and troubleshooting
Experience in generating Engineering reports, documentations, oral presentations
Familiar with RF lab test equipment and common lab equipment
Proficient with Microsoft Office tools suite
Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance. U.S. Citizenship is required.
Expertise in RF hardware design(s) and analysis
mmW receiver and/or component design, development and test
Background in Microwave sensors or radiometer systems a plus
Proficient with RF test instruments such as network analyzer, spectrum analyzer, noise figure analyzer, etc.
Proficient in RF simulation tools such as ADS and HFSS
Proficient in Labview test automation programming
Proficient with Antenna theory and Antenna testing a plus
Experience in space-borne products is greatly preferred
Active DoDSecret clearance or higher
Masters of Science degree in Electrical Engineering or RF/Microwave Engineering preferred
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.