Northrop Grumman Research Development Engineer 1 in Woodland Hills, California
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The Research Development team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Research Development Engineer 1 based out of Woodland Hills, CA.
What You'll get to Do:
Design signal processing algorithms to extract signals from noisy data.
Probe large quantities of sensor data to uncover, understand, and exploit complex phenomenology.
Develop and apply artificial intelligence and machine learning approaches to accomplish mission objectives.
Prototype algorithms in MATLAB, IDL, Python, C, and/or C++.
Measure algorithm performance as applied to a variety of sensor data.
Collaborate with a software engineering team to facilitate algorithm implementation in real-time code.
Present technical progress at technical review meetings, and documenting results via written reports.
Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer
challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.
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Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.
What We Can Offer You:
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:
Paid Time Off
o Education Assistance
o Training and Development
Bachelor's Degree in Physics, Applied Mathematics, Computer Sciences, Engineering, or a related technical discipline with a minimum of 1 year of related technical experience, or 0 years with a Master's Degree.
Demonstrated success developing technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity.
Must be a U.S. citizen with an active Top Secret security clearance.
Experience in any of the following areas is highly desired: data analysis, artificial intelligence/machine learning, signal processing techniques, statistical decision theory, and algorithm development, particularly as applied to complex sensor systems.
Proficiency with scientific prototyping languages such as MATLAB, IDL, Python, and/or Mathematica.
Familiarity with signal processing algorithm design and implementation in C and/or C++, and real-time parallel processing.
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.