Principal Electronics Engineer Test

Requisition ID: 20004966

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Manhattan Beach
  • 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: Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 5

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems has an opening for a Principal Electronics Test Engineer to support the Ground Systems Development Department. This position is based in Manhattan Beach, CA. The ideal candidate is a passionate test engineers interested in testing and integrating Digital and RF hardware focused on ground based applications.

The responsibilities includes supporting satellite system ground based hardware testing, flight electronics test systems, site support, procurement, logistics, material tracking and disposition. The ideal candidate has experience with hands on hardware test and integration and is comfortable with racking units, being hands on in the assembly lab with hardware such as commercial test equipment, custom electronics (simple to very complex), PCBs, Units, Test Sets, subsystems, and systems. This person will be working on programs of various sizes ranging from small to large teams.  This position has opportunity to travel both domestically and internationally after obtaining security clearance.     For more Electronics and Payloads openings visit: URL: www.northropgrumman.com/jobs/elepay Unique ID: elepay   http://www.northropgrumman.com/jobs/southbayjob/ Unique ID: SOUTHBAYJOB LinkedIn: NGLinkedASLosAngelesSpace

Basic Qualifications: 
  • 5 years of engineering experience with a Bachelors degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering, or another STEM degree from an accredited institution; or 3 years of experience with a STEM Masters degree; or a STEM PhD. degree
  • 2+ years of electronic engineering test experience in an engineering environment
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Master’s Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering from an accredited institution
  • 2 years of Electronic Engineering test experience in an Aerospace Environment
  • Electronic Design experience in and engineering envrironment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Fast learner and have a strong interest in hardware integration and test
  • DOD TS or SCI clearance
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.


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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.