RF Microwave Design Software Engineer/ Principal RF Microwave Design Software Engineer
Requisition ID: R10027112Category: EngineeringLocation: Baltimore, Maryland, United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: SecretTelecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 3At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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 Mission Systems sector delivers a decisive advantage to its customers through software-defined, hardware-enabled solutions. The Electrical Assembly Design & Verification section in Linthicum, MD enables these hardware solutions by providing RF microwave and mixed signal architecture, design, verification, and support expertise across a wide variety electronic sensor products. Our engineers work on complex, leading edge, high reliability electronics supporting maritime, ground, airborne, and space platforms.Whether you are looking for detailed design, modeling and simulation, hands-on verification testing and troubleshooting, or working with internal or external fabricators and integrators, there is a role for you in our department.NGMS is seeking engineers with experience and interest in software develop and database design including:Develop/manage internal databases schema to supports various hardware design systems and program resources.Structure, transform, and analyze data to gain insights that will provide opportunities to improve business intelligence in hardware design.Develop/Optimize automated test scripts to support verification engineers, and subsystem hardware design.Collaborating with peer functions such as Mechanical, Manufacturing, Quality, Supply Chain, and TestDeriving and trading requirements with subsystem engineers and component level designersWorking directly with component level design peers developing custom RF integrated circuit designs to meet assembly-level requirementsSupporting products throughout the product life cycleCollaborating with Test engineers to support in lab verification efforts of measurements and testing.This position is located in Linthicum, MD with easy access to the major cities of Baltimore to the north and Washington DC to the south. The location is a 2 hour drive to the Atlantic Ocean to the east or the Appalachian Mountains to the north and west. The area is rich with activities including historical sites, museums, concerts and performing arts venues, college and professional sports, nightlife, and many outdoor activities most notably boating and fishing on the Chesapeake Bay and surrounding rivers. The Linthicum campus includes the potential to live in urban, suburban, and waterfront communities within easy commutes and is conveniently located adjacent to the BWI International Airport and an Amtrak rail station.Our engineers share a great sense of pride knowing their contributions have a direct effect on the safety and security of the country and its allies. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity, teamwork, and bringing your whole self to work to accomplish the mission while learning and having fun along the way. Our department is fertile ground for all experience levels to become part of our growing team and contribute to our goals. The department offers opportunities to grow on a technical track both broad and deep as well as explore project leadership or management positions.Candidates will be considered for Level 2 or 3 per the qualifications below.Level 2Basic QualificationsElectrical Engineering or related STEM field degree: Bachelor of Science with 2 years of software experience or Master's degree or 6 years software design experience (relevant coursework will be consideredUS Citizenship is requiredAbility to obtain and maintain a DoD Security ClearanceEffective verbal and written communication skillsProductive in a team working environmentLevel 3Basic QualificationsElectrical Engineering or related STEM field degree: Bachelor of Science with 5 years of software experience; Master's degree with 3 years of software experience; or PhD degree; or 10 years software design experience (relevant coursework will be considered)US Citizenship is requiredAbility to obtain and maintain a DoD Security ClearanceProven knowledge of software design, and data process skill setsEffective verbal and written communication skillsProductive in a team working environmentPreferred Qualifications:Computer Science degreeRelational database experienceWhite box testingCustomer-focused software developmentProficient with analytical tools such as RRF measurements and testingIn lab experienceSecret clearance or SSBI/SCISalary Range: $78,600 USD - $118,000 USDSalary Range 2: $96,900 USD - $145,300 USDEmployees 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. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. US Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.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 US Citizenship is required for most positions.