Northrop Grumman Engineer Microelec Smcndctr 2 in Redondo Beach, California

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 Microelectronics Products RF Test Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

The selected candidate will develop and implement cutting edge wafer level DC, RF, and millimeter-wave testing of advanced III-V semiconductor products in a lab environment supporting various space, aircraft, and ground systems.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform hands-on laboratory RF test development, RF test software development

  • Troubleshoot test process set up and optimization

  • Data analysis and support manufacture production and engineering on-wafer RF Testing

  • Act as a resourceful point of contact for both the test, design, and development teams

  • Support the development of teams in the investigation of issues

  • Programming experience in Keysight VEE, NI LabView languages

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. Candidate must be comfortable in a lab environment and be able to collaborate closely with product and process engineers, MMIC designers, and integration/test engineers.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 2 years of electrical engineering experience OR

  • Master's Degree in STEM and 0 years of electrical engineering experience

  • Experience developing software / writing code in Keysight VEE, NI LabView languages

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's degree in Electrical Engineering

  • Course work or work experience in Microwave Engineering and Device Physics

  • Knowledge of Linux/Solaris systems with basic commands

  • Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)

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

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