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Engineer Electronics 2/3

Northrop Grumman
Manhattan Beach, CA 90267

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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.

Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is an industry-leading provider for prime satellite and payload capabilities and directed energy and electronics solutions for national security, military, and civil customers. We are built on a heritage of providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace and defense products that our customers rely on to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems based in Redondo Beach, CA is looking for a Electronics Engineer 2/3 to join the Module Assembly and Test - Test Engineering team.

The qualified candidate will research, design, develop, and test a variety of space-flight and avionics microelectronic assemblies, including: radio frequency and millimeter wave electronics, radar and radiation detection electronics; circuitry components; analog and digital communication electronics; and control and test electronics. Translate and research specifications to design and develop test protocols for product verification/validation.

Essential Functions:

+ Supports and participates in the design, modification, fabrication, and mechanical & electrical testing of prototype and production microelectronic assemblies.
+ Design and develop test methodology and protocols for variety of RF/digital assemblies and products
+ Sustain production testing of RF/digital microelectronic products
+ Leads the evaluation, disposition, and rework of discrepancies on product testing. Tasks include performing root cause analysis, coordinating with quality engineering, and implementation of cost effect corrective actions
+ Monitor test process stability through SPC, Pareto charts, and applicable metrics
+ Identify and procure test equipment
+ Document and implement test process
+ Support design engineer in test data analysis and reporting

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced production work environment with high expectations, diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. Excellent verbal and written communication with a willingness to voice ideas and concerns. Candidate must be comfortable in a lab environment and be able to collaborate closely with cost account managers, test engineers, test technicians, manufacturing engineers, process planners, product engineers, and design engineers.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ (Level 2): Bachelor's in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) degree and 2+ years of engineering experience, OR a STEM Master's degree and 0+ years of engineering experience
+ (Level 3): Bachelor's in STEM degree and 5+ years of engineering experience, OR STEM Master's degree and 3+ years of engineering experience, OR STEM PhD. degree
+ Experience working in a production testing environment
+ Ability to interface and collaborate with various disciplines in the product design/manufacturing/testing process
+ High proficiency with at minimum one of the following programming languages: LabView, Matlab, Python, Visual Basic, C++, JAVA

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Master's degree in Electrical Engineering
+ Experience designing RF modules/systems and/or corresponding verification test sets
+ Mixed Signal and / or digital testing experience
+ Experience with design, development and/or testing of microelectronic assemblies
+ Familiarity with Radio Frequency/Millimeter Wave testing in a production environment
+ Experience with programming in Labview and VBA
+ Ability to interface with all levels of employees and management
+ Ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities and/or accomplish them simultaneously
+ Active DoD Secret, Top Secret, or SCI clearance

Salary Range: $82,400.00 - $123,600.00Salary Range 2: $101,400.00 - $152,200.00

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.


Posted: 2022-06-24 Expires: 2022-08-25

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