Electronics Engineer/ Principal Electronics Engineer
Category: EngineeringLocation: Annapolis, MD - United States of AmericaCitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: NoneTelecommute: Yes- May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimePositions Available: 2At 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 "A cents € 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.In the Undersea System campus, we are searching for a multi-talented Electronics Design Engineer for various undersea vehicles and systems. The Electronics Engineer will serve as an electrical & electronics lead and primary technical resource on integrated project teams (IPT). Responsibilities include collaborating with systems, software, mechanical, manufacturing & quality engineers to: determine hardware requirements for systems; determine hardware architectures; develop hardware designs; define/maintain power budgets; perform trade studies on hardware products; select developmental & operational hardware; document firmware & hardware (schematics & fabrication drawings for custom circuit cards, drawer/rack/system wiring & cabling); develop engineering test requirements and unit/subsystem/system test plans ; and perform hardware test & system integration.Must have thorough knowledge of, and experience in designing high-speed digital circuits for data acquisition, control, telemetry & communications; as well as selection of and interfacing with COTS hardware and various sensor types. Must be well-versed in design and troubleshooting of electronics and electrical systems related to analog/mixed signal, RF, fiber optic systems, AC/DC power, microcontrollers, and serial communication; schematic capture, printed wiring board design and analysis/simulation tools. This position will be located at our Annapolis, MD facility.**This position can be filled as an Electronics Engineer or Principal Electronics Engineer.Basic Qualifications: Basic Qualifications for Electronics Engineer:- Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related field- 2+ years of relevant experience or 0 years with Master's degree- Experience using CCA design and layout software- Printed Circuit Board design and test experience- Experience simulating electrical designs using SPICE or equivalent modeling software- Eligibility to obtain a security clearance.Basic Qualifications for Principal Electronics Engineer:- Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or related field- 5+ years of relevant experience or 2+ years with Master's degree or 0 years with PhD- Experience using CCA design and layout software- Experience simulating electrical designs using SPICE or equivalent modeling software- Eligibility to obtain a security clearance.Preferred Qualifications:- Demonstrated skill using Mentor Graphics Designer/Expedition for CCA design and layout- Utilize SPICE for circuit modeling and system design verification- Utilize Zuken E3 for cable development- Proven ability designing, integrating and testing mixed signal circuits- Experience designing, integrating and testing power conditioning circuits for complex systems of systems- Strong familiarity with underwater systems, including cabling and connector interfaces- Professional background on systems deployed on Naval platforms- Active or Current TS/SCI with Polygraph clearanceSalary Range: 1 - 1Employees 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.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.