Northrop Grumman Engineer Electronics 1 in Manhattan Beach, 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.

The qualified candidate will research, design, develop, and test a variety of space-flight and avionics microelectronic assemblies, including: radio frequency and millimeter wave electronics, radar and radiation detection electronics; circuitry components; analog and digital communication electronics; and control and test electronics. Translate and research specifications to design and develop test protocols for product verification/validation.

Typical job responsibilities may include but not limited to:

  • Design and develop test methodology and protocols for variety of RF/digital assemblies and products

  • Sustain production testing of RF/digital microelectronic products

  • Identify and procure test equipment

  • Document and implement test process

  • Support RDE in test data analysis and reporting

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. Candidate must be comfortable in a lab environment and be able to collaborate closely with cost account managers, assembly technicians, manufacturing engineers, process planners, product engineers, and design engineers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Candidate must have a Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) discipline from an ABET accredited university

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Comfortable working in a lab environment

  • Ability to interface and collaborate with various disciplines in the product design/manufacturing/testing process

  • Ability to obtain program access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering

  • Familiarity with Radio Frequency/Millimeter Wave testing in a production environment

  • Ability to interface with all levels of employees and management

  • Ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities and/or accomplish them simultaneously

  • Active DoD Secret or SCI clearance

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.