Lead Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (EMI/EMC) Design & Test Engineer 5



Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Lead E3 Design and Test Engineer (electromagnetic compatibility/electromagnetic interference).

The chosen candidate will be the Lead EMI/EMC engineer responsible for the complete compliance process including technical, cost, and schedule performance at our location outside of Baltimore, Maryland -the main Northrop Grumman
facility for Electromagnetics compliance.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
•Review and tailor EMI/EMC requirements to meet specified product performance for all aspects of Electromagnetic Environmental Effects (E3) compliance, including EMI/EMC/EME/ESD/EMP and lightning
•Develop models for interference coupling mechanisms, shielding integrity, and circuit/cable interface isolation to mitigate and control conducted/radiated emissions and susceptibility stimuli
•Create test reports, procedures, and control plans and guidelines

The chosen candidate must have knowledge of EMI/EMC testing. Experience with TILE software is a plus. The individual should be a self-starter, versatile, problem solver, and have a willingness to work as part of a team; must be willing to travel
occasionally to locations elsewhere in the corporation in order to assist in troubleshooting efforts, attend design review meetings, and work off-shift hours if necessary.

This position description does not represent a current opening but may be used to identify candidates with skills and experience for positions within Northrop Grumman that frequently become available. Candidates who express an interest may be considered for future positions at Northrop Grumman.

Basic Qualifications:
•BS degree or higher in Electrical Engineering, Electrical Engineering Technology or other closely related STEM area
•Minimum of 14 years of relevant experience (or 12 years with an MS or 9 years with a PhD)
•Minimum of 4 years of experience in EMI/EMC compliance engineering, specializing in the areas of design and risk mitigation, test, and project management
•Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:
•Experience working with Mathcad (or equivalent) analytical models for radiated electrical fields
•Experience with lab test equipment including receivers, spectrum analyzers, generators, amplifiers and antennas
•Technical knowledge of product qualification testing
•Working knowledge of MIL-STD's 461/464/704 (or equivalent commercial standards)
•Working knowledge of Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Outlook, and Visio
•Current active US Secret level security clearance or higher
•Previous EMI/EMC design leadership experience
•Strong mathematical background and analytical simulation experience
•Experience working Mathcad (or equivalent) analytical models to estimate parasitic coupling of EMI induced electromagnetic
energy through power supplies, chassis, and electronic modules
•iNARTE certification
•Knowledge of TILE software

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 statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions


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