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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems:

Our systems and services run on devices we design and build. We are doing things that most people thought were impossible, let alone profitable. Our hardware engineers are experts in RF/analog design (MMICs and boards), digital design (circuits and boards), signal processing, and programmable logic (FPGAs and ASICs). We deliver new products by fabricating and testing prototypes in close collaboration with mechanical and digital engineering teams to support the needs of management and business development.

Job Title RF/Microwave Engineer

Do you love to be challenged with complex RF Engineering projects? Are you a curious and innovative engineer that wants to design Hybrid modules, RF boards, Systems-in-a Package (SiPs) and ICs up to 90 GHz? The Mission Systems’ Signal Conversion Technology team is looking for talented individuals with experience in RF/analog design (MMICs and boards), digital design (circuits and boards), signal processing or programmable logic (FPGAs and ASICs)

designs. The groups talented staff holds many performance and technology awards and have risen to become high level leaders, both technical and management within the company.

The Mission Systems’ Signal Conversion Technology team is a leader in providing innovative solutions for difficult RF and Multi-functional electronics with a variety of customers from Undersea to Outer Space to Cyberspace. If you haven’t done IC or module design before, this is a great opportunity for you to expand your capabilities working with our expert design team. Your designs will encompass a variety of RF components including: power amplifiers, low noise amplifiers, mixers, oscillators, filters, ADCs, DACs, optical converters and IC packages. You will work on a collaborative team of engineers from systems and software to mechanical, manufacturing and hardware test to ensure successful product development and transfer to production. Sound interesting? Keep reading.

This position is located in the Central Maryland Technology Corridor that offers the opportunity to live in a dynamic urban, suburban or waterfront areas with easy commutes and minutes to Annapolis, Washington DC or Downtown Baltimore.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 5 years RF/Microwave Design experience
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Up to 10%

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with Agilent ADS or other circuit simulation tools

Experience with HFSS, Momentum, or other electromagnetic simulators

Experience with schematic capture and PCB layout tools

Previous circuit design experience for frequencies above 10GHz

Secret clearance or SSBI/SCI

Experience with Cadence for IC development

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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