1+ months

Communications Electronics Engineer/Principal Communications Electronics Engineer

Northrop Grumman
San Diego, CA 92108
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available

CLEARANCE TYPE: Secret

TRAVEL: Yes, 25% of the Time

**Description**

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Communications Engineer/Principal Communications Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Rancho Bernardo, CA.

The Communications Electronics Engineer/Principal Electronics Engineer must have experience with installation, integration and troubleshooting of aviation related communications systems, component sub-systems, RF Line of Sight, SATCOM and tactical networks.

**Essential Functions:**

+ System integration, test development and execution of various types of complex communications systems
+ Create and develop documentation for system requirements and interfaces, including system engineering drawings and diagrams
+ Troubleshoot systems to resolve complex issues, interact and coordinate with responsible communications engineers responsible for sustaining communication sub-systems
+ Serve as an interface between the O&T organization and the engineers
+ Ensure communication system performance meets specified levels
+ Proactively maintain overall system performance of a deployed communication system
+ Perform troubleshooting, document issues and coordinate field replacements/upgrades of communications systems
+ Contribute to improvement of processes, design and future sustainment efforts
+ Actively participate in Program Risk and Opportunity Management
+ Must be a self-directed technical performer with strong communication skills, demonstrated experience leading multi-disciplinary technical trades, and ability to develop & execute to a strategy

**Basic Qualifications (Communications Electroncis Engineer):**

+ Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) discipline with 2 or more years of related experience OR a Master's Degree in a STEM discipline with 0 or more years of related experience
+ Practical working experience with various types of RF systems
+ Active DOD Secret Security Clearance (within 5 year scope)
+ Must possess working knowledge in Systems Engineering

**Basic Qualifications (Principal Communications Electronics Engineer):**

+ Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) discipline with 5 or more years of related experience OR a Master's Degree in a STEM discipline with 3 or more years of related experience OR a PhD in a STEM discipline with 1 or more years of related experience
+ Practical working experience with various types of RF systems
+ Active DOD Secret Security Clearance (within 5 year scope)
+ Must possess working knowledge in Systems Engineering

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Masters Degree in an Engineering Discipline
+ Experience with the integration and test of aviation related communications systems or component sub-systems
+ Working knowledge of communication engineering theory
+ Ability to obtain program access
+ Top Secret/SCI clearance with Active SSBI required with investigation date in last 5 years

Salary Range: $101,400.00 - $152,200.00Salary Range 2: $125,800.00 - $188,600.00

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

**The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority** . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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Posted: 2022-05-27 Expires: 2022-07-28

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