Northrop Grumman Systems Engineer 3/4 in San Diego, California
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TheCounter Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device (RCIED) Electronic Warfare (CREW) team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as aSystems Engineerbased out of the Rancho Carmel facility San Diego, CA.
What You'll get to Do:
Counter Radio-Controlled Improvised Explosive Device (RCIED) Electronic Warfare (CREW) is an operating unit within the Communications business unit of the Airborne C4ISR Systems division of Northrop Grumman Mission Systems.
We deliver complex equipment to enable modern battlefields and support aviation missions. Our focus is on the world of avionics, radio and electronic warfare product applications to enable networked communications. As part of the corporation's business focus area on Communications, we are the equipment providers. Our team of communication systems experts is developing next-generation ground radios for land forces, and our Electronic Warfare subject matter experts are creating the next generation of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) countermeasures to keep our soldiers safe when in harm's way.
This Systems Engineer (SE) will support a team by leading and performing: technical planning; system design and analysis; requirements development; and the allocation and communication of system requirements to hardware, software, and integration & test. This SE performs perform engineering analysis, execute verification test procedures and support the JCREW production line in adjudicating failures and determining root cause. The position involves working in a multidisciplinary environment with both engineers and production staff. This SE will be a contributor on our strong SE team, working to ensure the logical and systematic conversion of customer and product requirements into total systems solutions that acknowledge technical, schedule, and cost constraints.
Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.
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Requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on the information below.
Requisition may be filled as a level 3 or 4.
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
Qualifications for a level 3:
- Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering or other STEMdiscipline and5 years ofEngineering experience.
Qualifications for a level 4:
- Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering or other STEMdiscipline and9 years of Engineering experience
Qualifications for a level 3 and 4:
CurrentDOD secret clearance and capable of successfully passing Extensive Background Investigation (EBI) for higher level clearances.
Ability to follow circuit and system schematics and design documents, performing root cause analysis on both electrically and mechanically for RF communication devices.
Troubleshooting skill on electronic/RF devices.
Expertise in Microsoft Office (e.g., Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Project).
Understanding of DOORS.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Excellent written and communication skills.
Ability to work independently and within groups.
Knowledge of RF/Digital circuitry
Proficiency with test equipment (e.g. signal generators, scopes, analyzers, power meters).
Experience with Data Link communications and networks
Solumina experience a plus.
What We Can Offer You:
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:
Paid Time Off
Training and Development
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