Engineer Electrical (Ability to Obtain a Secret Clearance)

Requisition ID: 20030695

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Princess Anne
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes –May Consider Occasional/Part Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 25 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

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. 
 Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.  As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, NGC is looking for an experienced Electrical engineer to join the growing team at our Princess Anne, Maryland location.    The candidate will support our sounding rockets and targets group throughout all phases of a mission lifecycle, from requirements definition through design, production, integration and testing, to launch, for multiple DoD, international and commercial contracts.    The Electrical Engineer, is responsible for the design, testing, field operations support and launch related to sounding rocket systems. They research, develop, design, and test electrical components, equipment, and systems; applying principles and techniques of electrical engineering. They are also responsible for the production and presentation of technical material in support of internal and external customer meetings.    Specific duties include: 
  • Develop of mission telemetry requirements.
  • Utilize ground support equipment to test telemetry system components to include PCM encoders, RF transmitters and antennas.
  • May serve as the Lead Electrical Engineer for Sounding Rocket missions.
  • Apply application skills in Matlab.
  • Contribute to the development of new engineering products or specialty products, and specifications.
  • Participate in technical interchange discussions with customers.
  • Manage the activities required to meet the objectives of assigned design and development projects.
  • Training will be required in:
    • Electrostatic Discharge (ESD)
    • Cryogenic Safety
    • Oxygen Deficiency
    • Software Assurance
    • Quality Management System
    • Ordnance Awareness
Travel: ~2 months / year.  

Basic Qualifications: 
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering 2 years of experience Ability to obtain a Secret clearance   Preferred Qualifications: 
Experience and operational proficiency with electronic equipment such as oscilloscopes, spectrum analyzers, logic analyzers, signal generators, power supplies, multi-meters, etc.

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.