Northrop Grumman Engineer RF Microwave Design 4 in Redondo Beach, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for an Antenna Test Engineer 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Space Park, Redondo Beach, CA.

The selected candidate will develop, implement, and execute antenna test plans in a lab environment supporting various space, aircraft, and ground systems.

Essential Functions:

  • Ensure consistency and quality antenna test plans/procedures

  • Exercise and demonstrate leadership on leading antenna test team to accomplish project objective

  • Troubleshooting testing issues and creating resolution plan

  • Understanding of antenna testing fundamentals

  • Understanding the raw data and have ability to post processing raw data as data report.

  • Experience with scripting languages such as VBA and Matlab.

  • Experience with basic RF equipment such as PNA, spectrum analyzer, power meter.

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. Candidate must be comfortable in a lab environment and be able to collaborate closely with system engineers, hardware designers, and integration/test engineers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and9 years of engineering experience; or a Master's Degree in STEM and7 years of engineering experience ; or4 years experience with a STEM PhD.

  • Experience scripting such as VBA and Matlab

  • The ability to obtain and maintainprogram access

  • U.S. citizen

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Antenna Range operation experience is a plus

  • Experience in troubleshooting antenna performance, link budget, and power budget generating

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management

  • Ability to follow process and procedures

  • Active, In scope DoD Top Secret or SCI clearance

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.

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.