Staff Engineer Digital

Requisition ID: 20020986

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Redondo Beach
  • 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, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 2

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 is looking for an experienced MODEM designer to join our team at the Redondo Beach, CA location.
Tasks of this role include Digital Signal Processing Architecture, particularly focused on MODEM design. The qualified candidate will be a digital DSP design engineer who will work on digital hardware development with applications in signal processing, modem design for air and space applications. The candidate also needs to lead a small team of board and FPGA designers and coordinate with other engineering specialty areas to develop a space or airborne qualified MODEM unit.  Other Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

-  Digital Hardware Development-  Simulation (Communications, signal processing)
-  Requirements development & flow down
-  Work with other designers, such as FPGA/board designers to help implement design-  Help develop test plans for testing developed hardware    For more Electronics and Payloads openings visit:  URL:  Unique ID: elepay  Unique ID: SOUTHBAYJOB       LosAngelesSpace

 Basic Qualifications: 
- Bachelors of Science degree in a STEM field from an accredited institution with 14 years of experience; 12 years with a Masters degree
- 10 years of experience in MODEM and or digital hardware design development with emphasis on DSP applications- Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD TS/SCI Clearance
Preferred Qualifications: 
  - 20 years of experience developing/testing Electronics for military or spacecraft applications, 10 of those in DSP design
- Digital or Mixed signal unit, slice, board, and/or ASIC/FPGA design and development experience
- Master’s or PhD degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or other Engineering field from an accredited institution
- Hands-on  knowledge of programmatic/cost account management (CAM) processes, project planning and scheduling, cost control, change control, EVMS, staffing, coordination and oversight of technical work effort
- Proven leadership experience and the ability to manage engineers and technicians in a process driven environment

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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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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