RF Board Designers - Levels 2 - 4

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.

Do you love to be challenged with complex RF Engineering projects? Are you passionate about the pursuit of technical excellence? If so, then you might be a great fit to join our top-notch Engineering team of highly motivated technical professionals developing complex, cutting edge technological products. The Mission Systems' Signal Conversion Technology team is a leader in providing innovative solutions for difficult RF and Multi-functional electronics with a variety of customers from Undersea to Outer Space to Cyberspace. The group is highly regarded with many performance and technology awards within the company and many of our department technologist have risen to high level leaders, both technical and management, inside the company.

Are you a curious and innovative engineer eager to design Hybrid modules, RF boards, System-in-a-package (SiPs), and ICs up to 90 GHz? If you haven't done IC or module design before, this is a great opportunity for you to expand your capabilities working with our expert design team. Your designs will encompass a variety of RF components including: power amplifiers, low noise amplifiers, mixers, oscillators, filters, ADCs, DACs, optical converters, and IC packages. You will work on a collaborative team of system, electrical, mechanical, software, manufacturing, and system test engineers to ensure successful product development and transfer to production.

Our systems and services run on devices we design and build. Our hardware engineers are experts in RF/analog design (MMICs and boards), digital design (circuits and boards), signal processing, and programmable logic (FPGAs and ASICs). We deliver new products by fabricating and testing prototypes in close collaboration with mechanical and digital engineering teams to support the needs of management and business development.

If your interested and meet the qualifications listed below please apply.

Basic Qualifications:

  • 2 years RF/Microwave design experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent
  • U.S. Citizenship
  • Up to 10% travel

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with Agilent ADS or other simulation tools

Experience with HFSS, Momentum, or other electromagnetic simulators

Previous circuit design experience for frequencies above 10GHz

MSEE degree

Secret clearance or SSBI/SCI

AESA/phase array, Radar, SIGINT, or SATCOM experience

Experience with Cadence for IC development

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 a complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.


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