Northrop Grumman Communications System Engineer in Palmdale, California
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for an Electronics Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.
The Electronics Engineer is responsible for the design, development, integration, and test of RF communications equipment. The successful individual is expected to be a highly-motivated, self-starter who is willing to work in a fast paced, team setting. Regular activities may include modeling, designing, integrating, and testing communications systems and subsystems.
Support communication system analysis, design, engineering capture, build, and integration
Assist Technical Publications to write Acceptance Test Procedures (ATPs)
Document system requirements and interfaces, with traceability to platform requirements
Perform liaison duties to disseminate information to Suppliers, Leadership, and other Integrated Product Teams and external customers
Support Cost Account Managers (CAMs), Project Leads, Responsible Engineers (REs), and leadership for proposal development, cost planning, and performance tracking efforts
Direct the activities of subordinate engineers to complete project assignments
The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.
Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics) discipline from an accredited university with a minimum of 2 years of engineering experience or 0 years with a Master's Degree
Experience with hardware integration
TS clearance and Active SSBI with investigation date in last 5 years and must be able to qualify for Program Access after start
Master's Degree in an Engineering Discipline
Minimum 5 years of engineering experience
Prior working experience with various types of RF communications systems, especially SATCOM and line of sight systems
TS clearance and Active SSBI with investigation date in last 5 years
Strong leadership, management, communication, and interpersonal skills
Experience with a variety of networking protocols
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Aptitude to learn new material quickly
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.
Job Category : Engineering