Power Electronics Engineer - Principal/Sr. Principal

    • Baltimore, MD

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking Power Electronics Engineers to join our growing design team located in Baltimore, MD

The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Power Conversion Technology design group, working with other engineers to develop state of the art power supplies and power products for military applications.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Perform power supply design, including simulation and analysis, schematic creation, component selection, and printed wiring board layout
  • Perform worst case analysis and component stress analysis
  • Develop Acceptance Test Procedures and perform first piece hardware checkout/testing
  • Work in a lab environment and support hardware production


Basic Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must meet the following knowledge, skills, and abilities:
  • Bachelors of Science Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • 5+ years of power supply or power systems design or 3 years with a Master's Degree
  • 9+ years of power supply or power systems design experience for a Sr. Principal Engineer or 7 years with a Master's Degree
  • Familiar with basic isolated and non-isolated circuit topologies & control techniques
  • Familiar with simulation tools (e.g. SPICE, LTSpice, SABER), MathCad
  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • Current Secret clearance (or higher)
  • Familiar with power supply EMI/EMC filtering and design
  • Digital control experience
  • Active power factor correction design experience
  • Magnetic component design experience
  • High voltage design experience (up to 200 kV)
  • Working knowledge of power related Mil-Stds for power quality and electromagnetic interference

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.

A leading global security company, Northrop Grumman provides innovative products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber security, and complex logistics to government and commercial clients.

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