EMI/EMC Staff Systems Engineer- Top Secret Clearance (Space/Satellite Systems)
- Chandler, AZ
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.
Your expertise is needed to lead and participate in the EMI/EMC design, development and analysis of complex electronic products and systems of space programs
As part of the E3 team, responsibilities include supporting multiple programs in the development of systems for space which includes:
- Analyzing systems for compatibility by developing models based on EMI/EMC principles that address crosstalk, electric & magnetic radiation, shielding performance, RF link budgets and inrush current.
- Designing grounding systems, filters, harness shields, component layouts, input/output circuits and other aspects necessary to ensure compatibility.
- Proving compatibility by designing test procedures consistent with Military, NASA, and Commercial standards, and participating in the tests.
- Participating in the verification of requirements at the component, subsystem and system levels.
- Preparing and reviewing procedures, reports, technical analyses, and participating in failure reviews.
- Training and mentoring other junior EMI/EMC engineers.
- Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or RF Engineering or related STEM field.
- 15+ years of related experience, EMI/EMC preferred.
- Must have U.S. Citizenship with current or active Top Secret level security clearance.
- Technical ability to perform EMI/EMC design and analysis.
- Expertise in MIL-STD 461, MIL-STD 464, NASA-GEVS-7000 and commercial requirements.
- Experience with lab test equipment including spectrum analyzers, generators, amplifiers, and antennas.
- Demonstrate ability to decompose system level EMI/EMC requirements into sub-assembly requirements.
- Able to develop, document, and maintain EMI/EMC requirements at sub-system level.
- Ability to perform risk assessment with respect to compliance with EMI/EMC requirements.
- Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or RF Engineering.
- Strong preference for candidates with SCI eligibility.
- Experience within the defense aerospace industry.
- Hardware design experience for EMI/EMC compliance.
- Design experience with EMI filters.
- Experience with lightning protection design.
- Experience with cable design.
- Experience with modeling and simulation using commercial software.
- Circuit analysis and troubleshooting.
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