Radiation Effects Engineer

    • Redondo Beach, CA



Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems sector is seeking a Radiation Effects Engineer to join our team of creative and diverse engineers. The position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

The Radiation Effects Engineer researches, designs, develops, and tests a variety of electronic equipment and systems that are used in space and defense applications. This Engineer must possess experience with at least 2 of the following: circuit design/simulation, part evaluations, parameter degradation, single event effects, single event upset, single event transients, meteoroid/orbital debris, electron/proton/x-ray transport, nuclear hardening and SGEMP design and analysis, Monte Carlo modeling, atomic oxygen calculations, dose-depth curves, displacement damage-depth curves, dose mapping, radiation testing, radiation exposure, parameter degradation, parametric measurements, software development, and design review presentation/preparation.

Essential Functions:

  • Radiation effects analysis
  • Shielding analysis
  • Survivability analysis
  • Radiation analysis reporting
  • Simulation of electronic components relative to space radiation effects
  • Nuclear hardening and SGEMP design and analysis
  • Electron/proton/x - ray transport
  • Single event effects, upset, and transients

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