Principal Engineer RF Microwave Design

    • Redondo Beach, CA



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Northrop Grumman is looking for a Principal Engineer RF Microwave Designer to join the Electronics and Payloads' RF and Mixed Signal Products (RFMS) Department. This position is based in Manhattan Beach, CA.

RFMS is an organization of 170 plus engineers and technicians that develops custom mixed signal ICs and MMIC components, leveraging them to develop units and subsystems for a variety of space and air programs. RF core competencies include, narrowband and wideband low noise amplifiers, high linearity mixers, power amplifiers, multipliers, passive filters/components, modulators, frequency sources, upconverters, downconverters operating at microwave, millimeter wave and sub-millimeter wave frequencies. Mixed Signal specialties include A/D, DAC and custom System on Chip applications.

The successful candidate will be able to perform the following essential functions:

  • RF/Microwave component, PWB or unit hardware design and analysis using computer aided design (CAD)
  • Support electrical topology and implementation trades
  • Tolerance and stability analysis for respective hardware designs
  • Finalize electrical designs, support hardware prototyping and deliverable hardware build, test, troubleshooting and test data analysis
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