1+ months

Staff Engineer RF Microwave Design (TS/SCI) - Up to a $20,000 Sign on Bonus!

Northrop Grumman
Baltimore, MD 21217

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available


TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time


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.

**The Payload and Ground Systems organization within the Northrop Grumman Space Systems pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!**

**Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a** **Staff RF Microwave Design Engineer** **who is experienced 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 systems that support a broad range of products and business areas across the life cycle of a program.**

**Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:**

**Designs, develops, tests radio frequency (RF) and/or microwave systems architecture, components, circuits, or products. Includes antenna design, both reflector and array systems, frequency synthesizers, transmitters and receivers.**

**Developing and/or testing radio frequency (RF) and/or microwave antenna systems and/or related RF hardware.**

**Active electronically scanned arrays (AESAs)**

**Highly integrated subsystems including antenna hardware**

**Reflectors, Reflect Arrays, Digital Beam Forming**

**Antenna/RF Performance Analysis**

**Computational Electromagnetics, Statistics**

**Antenna or Subsystem Control Design**

**Antenna Measurements and Data Reduction**

**Antenna range integration, test, and system integration**

**Subsystem requirements (hardware and software) derivation, flow-down, and configuration**

**The Engineering RF Microwave Design positions require the candidates to have the ability to obtain and maintain at least a Top Secret / SCI Clearance per business requirements.**

**Basic Qualifications:**

**Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related discipline with 14 years of related experience, or 12 years of related experience with a Master's Degree, or 9 years of experience with a PhD**

**Ability to obtain and maintain and Active Top Secret / SCI Clearance.**

**Preferred Qualifications:**

**TS/SCI with polygraph**

**Experience using Matlab**

**Experience using modeling tools such as STK and HFSS**

Salary Range: $149,000.00 - $223,400.00

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. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with **Executive Order 14042** ( https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ ), we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by their start date. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of their start date.

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: 2021-11-04 Expires: 2022-07-02

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Staff Engineer RF Microwave Design (TS/SCI) - Up to a $20,000 Sign on Bonus!

Northrop Grumman
Baltimore, MD 21217

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