Electronics Engineer - Communications Subsystems
Requisition ID: R10130338
- Category: Engineering
- Location: San Diego, California, United States of America | Palmdale, California, United States of America+ 1 more
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: Top Secret
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
- Travel Required: Yes, 25% of the Time
- Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of technological advancement in our nation’s history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they are making history.
Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for an Electronics Engineer - Communications Subsystems familiar with communications subsystems and technologies to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is primarily supported out of Rancho Bernardo, CA but Palmdale, CA will also be considered.
Candidates hired out of Rancho Bernardo will have an occasional travel requirement between 10-25%. Most of the travel is limited to the Southern California area.
The Electronics Engineer will be responsible for:
Managing and prioritizing tasking pertaining to sustainment of operational capabilities
Providing direct user support, engineering expertise, and troubleshooting during test events
Addressing and correcting deliverable subsystem performance concerns via program identified tools/systems on behalf of the Communications technical team
Identifying opportunities for deliverable system improvement and working with engineering teams to implement in accordance with approved program process
Reporting Comms subsystem status to program, technical team and IPT leadership and identifying risks/issues/concerns in order to prevent increased cost or schedule loss
Bachelor's Degree in STEM from an accredited university with 2 years of related experience or 0 years with a Master Degree (STEM) or 0 years with a PhD (STEM).
Active DoD Secret security clearance and ability to acquire Top Secret Clearance
Ability to obtain and maintain Special Program Access (SAP)
Experience in Communication Subsystems or technologies
Up to 25% travel
Experience in communications system integration and test Familiarity with common industry standards related to communications systems, such as MIL-STD-1553, RS-422, RS-232, IPv4/IPv6
Familiarity with common industry standards related to communications systems, such as MIL-STD-1553, RS-422, RS-232, IPv4/IPv6
Experience with RF based test equipment to include spectrum analyzers, network analyzers, and power meters
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.
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.
What's great about
- Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
- Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
- 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.