Electronics Test Engineer 3/4

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking an Electronics Test Engineer 3/4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located in Woodland Hills, CA. The qualified individual will be a part of the Test Equipment Design & Development team.

This position works in a cross functional matrix environment on Test Equipment Software & Hardware Design deliverables. The individual will apply appropriate requirements, processes, procedures and tools throughout the system development life cycle to support the generation of test equipment systems that support navigation, space, and situational awareness engineering applications.

Roles and Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Interpret System requirements into Test Equipment Software & Hardware Requirements.
  • Design Test Equipment Software or/and Hardware to the above requirements
  • Design Reviews
  • Develop Software Code or/and hardware block diagram based on the design above
  • Develop VHDL to the above requirements and hardware block diagram
  • Test Code
  • Conduct Code Reviews
  • Simulate VHDL Code
  • Integrate the Code or VHDL within the Test Equipment Hardware on the laboratory as it interfaces with Unit Under Test. In this case an NGC navigation Unit.
  • Work with the team from different disciplines, System Engineering, Digital & Analog Design Engineering, Production Engineering, Quality Engineering in developing test and acceptance plans.
  • Execute Test Plans
  • Selloff and Release Project

These positions may be filled at a higher grade based on the qualifications listed below.

Basic Qualifications for a Band 3:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM field.
  • 5 years of engineering experience or a Master's degree in a technical field with 3 years of engineering experience.
  • Demonstrated experience developing VHDL applications, i.e. Altera/NIOS, Microprocessor, FPGA, development support.
  • Familiarity with Real-Time Operating Systems (RTOS) such as VxWorks or Green Hills/Integrity, uCOS.
  • Experience in both structured and objected oriented languages such as C, C .
  • Communication, team building and facilitation skills; demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with team, upper management and customers.

Basic Qualifications for a Band 4:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM field.
  • 9 years of engineering experience or a Master's degree in a technical field with 7 years of engineering experience.
  • Demonstrated experience and expert knowledge of developing VHDL applications, i.e. Altera/NIOS, Microprocessor, FPGA, development support.
  • Experience with Real-Time Operating Systems (RTOS) such as VxWorks or Green Hills/Integrity, uCOS.
  • Experience in both structured and objected oriented languages such as C, C .
  • Excelling communication, team building and facilitation skills; demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with team, upper management and customers.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in both structured and objected oriented languages such as C#.
  • Experience in Microsoft Visual Studio & Windows Applications.
  • Experience with AutoCAD and/or SolidWorks
  • Experience with Circuit Card Assembly design (Altium/Cadence)
  • Experience with Digital Signal Processing experience
  • Computer Architecture (bus standards, interrupts, memory) knowledge

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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