RF Sensor Systems Engineer 3/4

Northrop Grumman, Cincinnati OH is looking for an experienced Lead Design Engineer within the ISR Systems group.

In this position, the candidate will support and eventually lead the design and implementation of low SWAP sensor systems. This position requires both subsystem design leadership and significant direct technical contribution in your particular domain specialty such as RF/hardware, embedded, VHDL, or DSP design. The ideal candidate will have significant experience with the design and execution of RF communication, RF collection, and/or EW programs. Typical teams are 5-10 people and require our engineers to have diverse skillsets that apply to the entire lifecycle of a program. This position allows the candidate to have direct contact with our end customers and end operators of our products that allows for pragmatic and early feedback from the user community during the design process.

The campus has a wide range of products spanning multiple technologies such as SIGINT sensors, low SWAP communication transceivers, EW products, EO/IR, and chemical/biological sensors. However, we are primarily seeking individuals with backgrounds RF collection, EW, or special communications expertise. A demonstrated track record developing technical solutions with ingenuity and creativity is expected.

This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

MSRAD

This requisition may be filled at either a level 3 or a level 4.

Basic Qualifications for level 3:

  • Recent design experience and a track record of successful product designs
  • 5 Years with Bachelor's Degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or Computer Science
  • Related publications, patents, and/or invention disclosures
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Clearance is required

Basic Qualifications for level 4:

  • Recent design experience and a track record of successful product designs
  • 9 Years with Bachelor's Degree in Electrical/Computer Engineering or Computer Science
  • Related publications, patents, and/or invention disclosures
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Clearance is required

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active Top Secret Clearance
  • Master's Degree in relevant field

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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