Computational Electromagnetics Engineer/Software Developer/ Principal

Requisition ID: 20005055

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Baltimore
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 2

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We’re looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we’ll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Northrop Grumman Missions Systems is seeking experienced engineers in the following areas:  Antennas, Electromagnetics, Computational Electromagnetics, RF/Microwave design and  Software development.

The qualified candidate will join a team working toward advanced optimization algorithms that leverage high-fidelity Computational Electromagnetic (CEM)-based simulations. Responsibilities may include algorithm development, software maintenance, performance modeling, GUI & Control development, and more.
Experienced applicants will have at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Science or other related technical degree and have experience with high-fidelity CEM-based simulations, mixed fidelity techniques (high frequency to full wave methods), time domain methods.
In addition, this candidate should have demonstrated technical ability/leadership and expertise in one or more of the following areas:
- Active electronically scanned arrays (AESAs)
- Domain Decomposition Method-based modeling
- High frequency methods, Physical Optics
- Antenna/RF Performance Analysis
- Computational Electromagnetics
- C++, Object oriented programing
-  Finite Element Method
-  Integral Equation Method
The Engineering positions require the candidates to have the ability to obtain and maintain at least a Secret Clearance per business requirements. An active Secret or higher clearance is a plus!

This is a Dual level opening, candidate will be considered at both a level 2 or 3 based upon the Basic Qualifications listed below.

Basic Qualifications: 
Basic Qualification for a Band 2: Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related discipline with 2 years of experience in the areas described in the job description. 0 years of experience with a Master's Degree.   Ability to Obtain and Maintain and Active Secret Clearance.     Basic Qualification for a Band 3: Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related discipline with 5 years of experience in the areas described in the job description. 3 years of experience with a Master's Degree and/or 0 years of experience with a Ph. D.   Ability to Obtain and Maintain and Active Secret Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications: 
- TS/SCI - Experience using Matlab

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 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.

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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.