Northrop Grumman Lead Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (EMI/EMC) Design & Test Engineer 5 in Baltimore, Maryland
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Lead E3 Design and Test Engineer (electromagnetic compatibility/electromagnetic interference).
The chosen candidate will be the Lead EMI/EMC en gineer responsible for the complete compliance process including technical, cost, and schedule performance at our location outside of Baltimore, Maryland -the main Northrop Grumman
facility for Electromagnetics compliance.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Review and tailor EMI/EMC requirements to meet specified product performance for all aspects of Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) compliance, including EMI/EMC/EME/ESD/EMP and lightning
Develop models for interference coupling mechanisms, shielding integrity, and circuit/cable interface isolation to mitigate and control conducted/radiated emissions and susceptibility stimuli
Create test reports, procedures, and control plans and guidelines
The chosen candidate must have knowledge of EMI/EMC testing. Experience with TILE software is a plus. The individual should be a self-starter, versatile, problem solver, and have a willingness to work as part of a team; must be willing to travel
occasionally to locations elsewhere in the corporation in order to assist in troubleshooting efforts, attend design review meetings, and work off-shift hours if necessary.
This position description does not represent a current opening but may be used to identify candidates with skills and experience for positions within Northrop Grumman that frequently become available. Candidates who express an interest may be considered for future positions at Northrop Grumman.
BS degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology or other closely related STEM area
Minimum of 14 years of relevant experience (or 12 years with an MS or 9 years with a PhD)
Minimum of 4 years of experience in EMI/EMC compliance engineering, specializing in the areas of design and risk mitigation, test, and project management
Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance
Experience working with Mathcad (or equivalent) analytical models for radiated electrical fields
Experience with lab test equipment including receivers, spectrum analyzers, generators, amplifiers and antennas
Technical knowledge of product qualification testing
Working knowledge of MIL-STD's 461/464/704 (or equivalent commercial standards)
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Outlook, and Visio
Current active US Secret level security clearance or higher
Previous EMI/EMC design leadership experience
Strong mathematical background and analytical simulation experience
Experience working Mathcad (or equivalent) analytical models to estimate parasitic coupling of EMI induced electromagnetic
energy through power supplies, chassis, and electronic modules
Knowledge of TILE software
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orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. For our complete EEO/AA statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions