iReturn - Subsystems Integration and Test Engineer - Principal

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systemsthat impact people's lives around the world today and for generations to come. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage, and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

iReturn provides experienced professionals with a 12-week "returnship" to prepare for a full-time career in one of several fields at Northrop Grumman through training, professional development and networking opportunities. Our "returnship" program focuses on giving you a seamless transition back into the workforce and will run from September - November providing candidates with the essential skills and tools for an effective re-entry into the workforce. Upon completion of the program, candidates will be eligible for full-time roles with the company.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Subsystems Integration and Test Engineer - Principal

for participation in the iReturn Program

The Qualified Applicant Will:

  • Develop plans and execute integration and test activities on subsystem hardware.
    • Types of integrated hardware include antennas, system power supplies, control system modules, RF signal processing and conditioning and software modules.
    • System test equipment will include lab power supplies, control test software, oscilloscopes, PNA, LNA, spectrum analyzers, signal generators and NSI range equipment.
    • Candidates will work with this type of hardware and support test equipment in both labs and anechoic chambers
  • Join a cohort of employees re-entering the workforce after a career break of at least two years.
  • Receive special on-boarding designed to provide an effective re-entry into the workforce.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree inElectrical Engineering or related Engineering Discipline required with a minimum of 5 years of experience
  • Prior professional work experience Integrating and Testing RF Hardware
  • Prior experience and strong understanding of scripting in Matlab
  • Strong knowledge of hardware planning, testing and verification of performance
  • Career Break of a minimum of 2 years required.
  • Ability to Obtain a D.O.D issued clearance, U.S. Citizenship is required. An Active clearance is not required prior to starting in this role.

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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