RF Microwave Design Engineer 3/4

Northrop Grumman Missions Systems is seeking Experienced Engineers in the following areas:

Antennas, Electromagnetics, Computational Electromagnetics, RF/Microwave design, Digital beam-forming, Hardware/Subsystem Integration and Test, and Antenna Control Design.

The qualified candidate will work with a diverse and talented team of engineers developing innovative and cost-effective antenna systems that support a broad range of products and business areas. Responsibilities may include development of antenna architectures, requirements generation/flow down, antenna system and subsystem analysis, performance modeling, support for range testing, requirements verification, and more.

Experienced applicants will have at least a Bachelor's Degree in Science or other related technical degree and have experience designing, developing and/or testing radio frequency (RF) and/or microwave antenna systems and/or related RF hardware. I

In addition, this candidate should have demonstrated technical ability/leadership and expertise in one or more of the following areas:

  • Active electronically scanned arrays (AESAs)
  • Highly integrated antenna subsystems
  • Reflectors, Reflect Arrays, Digital Beam Forming,
  • Antenna/RF Performance Analysis
  • Computational Electromagnetics, Statistics
  • Antenna Control Design
  • Antenna Measurements and Data Reduction

The Engineering RF Microwave Design positions require the candidates to have the ability to obtain and maintain at least a Secret Clearance per business requirements. An active Secret or higher clearance is a plus!

This is a Dual level opening, candidate will be considered at both a level 3 or 4 based upon the Basic Qualifications listed below.

Basic Qualification For a Band 3:

Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related discipline with 5 years or experience in the areas described in the job description. 3 years of experience with a Master's Degree and/or 0 years of experience with a Ph. D.

Ability to Obtain and Maintain and Active Secret Clearance.

Basic Qualification For a Band 4:

Must have a Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related discipline with 9 years or experience in the areas described in the job description. 7 years of experience with a Master's Degree and/or 4 years of experience with a Ph. D.

Demonstrated technical leadership and expertise in one or more of the following areas:

Active electronically scanned arrays (AESAs), highly integrated antenna subsystems, reflectors, reflect arrays, digital beam forming, antenna/RF performance analysis, computational electromagnetics, statistics, antenna control design, and/or antenna measurements (compact range or Near Field Scanner) and data reduction.

Ability to Obtain and Maintain and Active Secret Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • TS/SCI
  • Experience using Matlab

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.


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