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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Microelectronic Packaging Mechanical Design Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Linthicum, Maryland.
You will work as part of a cross-functional team that is responsible for the design and development of cutting-edge AESA antenna hardware that is featured in Northrop Grumman's world-class radar, ESM and communications systems, that are fielded on a multitude of airborne, marine, ground-based, and space military platforms. You'll support multiple projects spanning the product lifecycle, from R&D to full-rate production. Some example AESA products can be viewed at this website: https://www.northropgrumman.com/what-we-do/air/active-electronically-scanned-array-aesa-radars/
As an integral part of the Engineering and Sciences team, you will be responsible for the design and development of cutting-edge AESA antenna hardware that is featured in Northrop Grumman's world-class radar, ESM and communications systems.
Roles and Responsibilities include:
Design, prototyping and production support of state-of-the-art RF, digital, and mixed signal multi-chip modules (MCMs), Printed Wiring Boards (PWBs), and Circuit Card Assemblies (CCAs) using various substrate materials and chip-scale packaging technologies
Collaboration within a cross-functional Integrated Product Team (IPT); effective and timely communication with peers in adjacent functions, including electrical design, systems engineering, thermal analysis, structural analysis, drafting, supply chain management and manufacturing.
Organizing and prioritizing tasks in order to accomplish project milestones within schedule and budgetary constraints.
Bachelor's degree with 2 years of experience, a Master's degree with 0 years of experience or a PhD with 0 years of experience in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or closely related technical fields.
The ability to obtain/maintain an active DoD Secret Clearance
Experience with microelectronic packaging design, including chip-scale packaging technologies and substrate/PWB layout
Working knowledge of materials, specifications, manufacturing processes and design tools utilized for multi-chip modules, PWBs and CCAs
Proficient with AutoCAD
Familiarity with NX or other 3D modeling software
Active DoD Secret Clearance or higher
Proficiency with ASME Y14.5 geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) and ASME Y14.100 engineering drawing practices
Familiarity with thermal and structural analysis considerations, methodologies, and software tools
Experience with hands-on assembly and testing of prototype electronic hardware
Experience in a technical role on a cross-functional product development team
This position is contingent on the ability to obtain or maintain a US Secret Clearance or higher or the transferal of an active clearance.
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Mission Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including :
Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
Paid Time Off
Health & Wellness Resources
Link to Benefits: https://totalrewards.northropgrumman.com/
This positions standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.
Salary Range: $73,600 - $110,400
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.