Principal Electrical Engineer

Requisition ID: 21006400

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Lanham, Maryland
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

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. Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you.  Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies.  As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation. Advanced Technology Solutions (ATS), located in Lanham Maryland, specializes in high performance, high reliability avionics and Space Flight subsystems for Aerospace, Defense, Space, Nuclear Defense and Instrumentation applications. ATS' space products have supported more than 28 space missions over a period of 25 years. These missions stretch back to Apollo and the beginning of the US Space Program and include a large diversity of civil and military programs, including notable programs like SBIRS, X-37B, Hubble, Orbital Express, Space Station, Shuttle, Mars Lander, Astronaut EMU Suits and 20 other NASA missions including four of their early small satellites.  ATS was one of the first organizations in Northrop Grumman to foresee the potential of evolving Small Satellite technologies for application within the military, civil and commercial space markets. Responsibilties: •    Responsible for research and/or product development in more than one engineering discipline
•    Design and test of power and avionic subsystem electronics for space satellites
•    Candidate should have experience with schematic capture, circuit analysis, parts selection, PWB layout, and analog simulations   
 

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in a STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering/Mathematics) related field with a minimum of 5 years related engineering experience OR a Master’s degree with 3 years related engineering experience OR a PhD in STEM.
  • Knowledge and familiarity in Power Electronics
  • Experience working in a Satellite systems or Space environment
  • A U.S. Citizenship

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Masters in Electronics Engineering
  • A minimum of 3 years of space electronic design experience

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.    

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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?

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.