Northrop Grumman Electronics Field Engineer 3 in Baltimore, Maryland
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Field Engineering Organization is seeking an experienced Electronics Field Engineer in our Airborne Sensors & Networks Division.
The candidate will support AESA (Active Electronically Scanned Array) products for airborne radars (F-16 SABR and F-22) at the Baltimore campus initially, and then later at customer's location. This role involves working hands-on to provide engineering support to Northrop Grumman's customers as they integrate and test systems in the field. This position will be based in Baltimore and will require periodic travel and short-term assignments to customer's locations. A future long-term assignment is also possible. Relocation costs to and from the customer's site are covered.
Duties and responsibilities include:
· Electronics troubleshooting of AESA antennas and radar electronics
· Lab testing
· Field Repair support
· Integration & Test support
· Flight Test support
· Field Logistical and administrative support
Candidate must be an effective communicator and possess good organizational skills to manage frequent intra-organizational and customer interaction. Candidate will be sole representative of company in some circumstances so needs to be highly professional and tactful.
Field Bonuses apply to long-term assignments. Overtime may be available.
Bachelor's Degree in related field and 5 years' experience; 3 years' experience with Masters; 0 with PhD. Experience can be substituted in lieu of degree.
2-year electronics certification or equivalent military technical training
Willingness and ability to take short-term and long-term assignment to customer site(s)
Ability to obtain and maintain DoD Secret clearance
6 years specific, complex, progressive, and relevant electronics experience/educations
Ability to represent outside department and company
Active Secret clearance
Knowledge of Airborne radars and avionics (i.e., F-16, F-22, F-35)
Experience highly desired in the following areas: integration and test techniques; test equipment; customer interaction
Familiarity with military base operations and protocols
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Job Category : Engineering