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Principal Electronics Engineer 3- OKC (AHT)

Requisition ID: R10065508

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Oklahoma City, OK, USA
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. 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 look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

Are you ready to put your years of experience to work at Northrop Grumman? If so, our Defense Systems Sector is seeking a Principal Electronics Engineer to join our growing B-2 CSAG team in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.

You will become part of Northrop Grumman’s Lifecycle Sustainment and Modernization Solutions (LSMS). LSMS provides sustainment support for the US Air Force B-1 and B-2 Bombers, E-3 Sentry, Airborne Warning and Control System, and numerous other Government platforms. Our team members complete engineering, reverse engineering and logistics solution efforts to solve complex obsolescence problems and ensure warfighter supportability.

      

You will support the Lead Engineer in execution of various program activities, to include Test system design and evaluation, design and development of communication, flight controls, navigation, radar, avionics, power and/or electrical systems architecture, components, circuits, and products or aircraft maintenance. The position will research, develop, design, and test electrical components, equipment, systems, and products for defense or commercial systems.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide leadership and mentoring in addition to being an individual performer

  • Analyze complex electronic circuitry and precision electro-mechanical assemblies through simulation or analysis in order to recommend component substitutions or re-design solutions to ensure the integrity of the platform configuration, system safety, and performance specifications.

  • Identify, analyze, and solve obsolescence issues.

  • Access, interpret, and recommend changes to engineering drawings.

  • Establish design concepts, criteria and engineering efforts for product research, development, integration and test

  • Establish milestones and monitor adherence to master plans and schedules.

  • Identify program problems and assist in the establishing of solutions, such as allocation of resources, improved processes, or changing contractual specifications

  • Act independently to uncover and resolve issues associated with the development and implementation of programs

  • Support process improvement and establishment

  • Performs functional analysis, timeline analysis, detail trade studies, requirements allocation and interface definition studies to translate customer requirements into hardware and software specifications

  • Generate reports and presents to Government counterparts, defense contractors, and other cross-functional organizations

Basic Qualifications:
  • A Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or related discipline with a minimum of 5 years of engineering experience OR a Master’s degree in electrical engineering or related discipline with a minimum of 3 years of engineering experience OR a PhD degree in electrical engineering or related discipline

  • Ability to obtain a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance

  • Ability to obtain/maintain access to work on-site in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

  • Experience with RF systems

  • Ability to diagnose/troubleshoot/repair hardware components

  • Experience with CAD or similar design tools

  • Experience with aerospace systems

  • Experience with Air Force customers and aerospace industry and military standards 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active DoD Secret Security Clearance (or higher)

  • Experience with test planning at the circuit card, equipment and system level

  • Experience with nuclear hardened systems

  • Experience with information security, COMSEC and TEMPEST

  • Experience with DOORS and general requirements management best practices

  • Experience with embedded software development and/or cybersecurity

  • Experience conducting analysis of electrical components within aircraft maintenance programs, determining effectiveness and creating written recommendations for increasing efficiency and effectiveness

  • Experience with RF systems

  • Ability to diagnose/troubleshoot/repair hardware components

  • Experience with CAD or similar design tools

  • Experience with aerospace systems.

  • Experience with Air Force customers and aerospace industry and military standards

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Salary Range: $83,000 USD - $124,600 USD
Salary Range 2: $0 USD - $103,800 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.



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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.