Northrop Grumman Avionics Systems Engineer 4 in Melbourne, Florida

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Avionics Systems Engineer4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, FL.

Essential Functions:

  • Work with a team of engineers to help assess and define hardware/aircraft installation configurations within the power, weight and volume constraints of various aircraft configurations

  • Versed in the latest state-of-the art technologies in avionics including power amplifiers, LNAs, receivers and digital synthesis. Must be able to perform trade space analysis within the guidelines of the NGC system engineering process

  • Project and estimate aircraft size, weight and power (SWaP) requirements for a given set of alternative aperture configurations

  • Develop 5 and 10 years technology roadmaps of key avionics system components

  • Perform Cost Account Management (CAM) and provided direct input to Earned Value Management System (EVMS)

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.

MELENG

ELEPAY

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and9 years of electronics engineering experience OR

  • Master's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and7 years of electronics engineering experience OR

  • PhD Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 4 years of electronics engineering experience

  • Demonstrated experience in Antenna, RF Equipment, Digital Design and Communications Systems

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret level security clearance

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Interim Secret level security clearance prior to start

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active DoD Secret level security clearance

  • Bachelor's, Master's, or PhD Degree in Electrical Engineering

  • Demonstrated experience working in a DoD environment

  • Demonstrated experience working on military aircraft

  • Previous experience working on the Navy E-2 aircraft

  • Previous CAM/EVMS experience

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management

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.