Northrop Grumman 2018 Fall Co-Op Technical - Maryland (Hardware) in Baltimore, Maryland

2018 Fall Co-Op Technical - Maryland (Hardware)

Requisition ID: 17018334

Location(s): United States-Maryland-Baltimore

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: No

A co-op at Northrop Grumman is unique. Sure, you’ll learn new skills, explore our enterprise, network with experts, connect with thought leaders, and finish with a resume that opens doors. But you’ll gain something even more valuable: pride in what you’ve done. Join us and launch your career. We’ll support you with training, employee resource groups, and our shared vision of global security.

Northrop Grumman is seeking Hardware Engineers for a spring or fall co-op opportunity.This position will be located at our Mission Systems Sector Maryland (specific location may be in Annapolis, Baltimore, or Sykesville).

The qualified candidate will become part of Northrop Grumman’s Electronics or Mechanical/Hardware Engineering organization and will work in a dynamic people-focused environment where he/she will interact with users, customers and other developers.

Roles and Responsibilities

Assignments tend to be hardware engineering-oriented and may involve:

  • Antenna systems engineering, antenna integration & test, antenna control, antenna beam steering control

  • Test equipment design engineering

  • RF/Microwave devices & packaging technology (MMIC/RFIC design, module/tile design, control & test data), RF/microwave component design & test

  • Electromagnetic simulation/analysis

  • Digital & mixed signal circuit card assembly design, application specific integrated circuit (ASIC) design, digital & mixed signal subsystem design, digital signal processing, real-time sensor control product design

  • Power conditioning technology (power supplies, variable speed drives, frequency converters, multi-level converters)

  • Power conversion technology (power electronics, electro-optical/infrared systems)

  • Signal conversion technology (architecture, receivers, exciters, array drivers, integration & test, space electronics)

  • Solid state/microelectronics device design

  • Support new product design and development engineering for antenna architecture development, space sensors, digital/analog/power/RF module packaging, large platform design and integration, underwater sensor and vehicle design, structural design and analysis, thermal design and analysis, and electro-optical design

  • Drafting oversight and drawing creation

  • Manufacturing support and follow

  • Produce 3-D CAD models

Basic Qualifications:

A candidate, regardless of age and hiring source, must meet ALL of the below criteria. The candidate must:

  • Be a student who is enrolled full-time and pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree from an accredited college/university

  • Be majoring in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Electrical and Computer Engineering, Mechanical, Applied/Engineering Physics, or Microelectronics Engineering

  • Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.25/4.0 or higher (unofficial academic transcripts must be provided at time of application by uploading the documents to your application or profile)

  • Be available to work full-time during 2017 spring semester or 2017 fall semester

  • Be able to register with their respective college/university co-op office

  • Be able to obtain a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.70/4.0 or higher

  • Previous internship/co-op experience, leadership & teamwork capabilities, interpersonal communication skills, and activities (professional/community/extracurricular)

  • Good presentation and writing/communication skills

  • Self-motivated, willing to learn, and interested in working in a team environment

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.

Title: 2018 Fall Co-Op Technical - Maryland (Hardware)

Location: Maryland-Baltimore

Requisition ID: 17018334