Senior Principal RF Circuit Design Engineer

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems Ground Systems Development Department has an opening for a Senior Principal RFCircuit Design Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals and is seeking candidates with outstanding leadership skills who would be responsible for designing, developing, testing, and delivering satellite ground station hardware to customers both domestically and internationally. This position will be located in Manhattan Beach, CA. or Redondo Beach, CA and will have opportunity to travel both domestically and internationally.

Essential Functions:
The successful candidate will clearly demonstrate strong leadership skills and will have a track record of successfully performing RF design, testing, and troubleshooting. The candidate will have an ability to operate in a team environment and collaborate across engineering disciplines to accomplish the team goals. This candidate will also be capable of coordinating with internal and external customers and preparing/presenting the results of their work. Applicant will interface with multiple disciplines including customers, program management, hardware design, system engineering, procurement, suppliers, and manufacturing. Candidate will be required to travel to support hardware delivery and installation at both domestic and international sites.

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Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or another STEMdisciplinewith9+ years of hardware engineeringexperience;OR a STEM Master's degree with 7+ years of hardwareengineering experience; OR a STEM PhD. degree with 4+ years of hardware engineering experience

Demonstrated hardware testing experience at either the board, unit, or subsystem level

Experience in an electronic test environment that verifies specification requirements

Previous experience as an electrical engineering hardware designer

Active SCI clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

- Master's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, or STEM Degree
- Experience presenting to technical leadership
- Experience designing, developing, and delivery of ground system hardware
- Experience in analog, RF, or digital test set development and testing
- Experience with ground antenna subsystems
- Experience with hardware installs at a customer site
- Strong verbal and written communication skills

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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