Principal/Sr Principal Mixed Signal Design Engineer

Employer
Northrop Grumman
Location
Linthicum, MD
Posted
Oct 19, 2021
Closes
Oct 21, 2021
Ref
151642365
Hours
Full Time
Requisition ID: R10001041 Category: Engineering Location: Linthicum - MD, United States of America Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship Clearance Type: SCI Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position Shift: Days (United States of America) Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time Positions Available: 2 At 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. The Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) Advanced Processing Solutions Business pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines the leading edge of exotic new technologies, and drives advances in the sciences. One of our most challenging new fields is Transformational Computing, which combines the unique properties of superconductivity and quantum mechanics to develop radical new energy-efficient computing systems. Our team is chartered with providing the skills to transform computing beyond Moore's Law, advancing development of computer architectures, processing/memory subsystems, and large scale high performance computing systems. You'll work in a fast-paced team environment alongside a broad array of scientists and engineers to make these processing solutions a reality and deliver remarkable new advantages to the warfighter.The Network Information Solutions (NIS) Advanced Processing sector is seeking a Mixed-Signal Electrical Design Engineer to join an interdisciplinary team of engineers and scientist on various project assignments. The successful candidate should have proven abilities in electronic hardware design, design support, testing, product development, and requirement specification development efforts.Roles and Responsibilities: Collaborative efforts with peers and other engineering disciplines in the planning, design and prototyping of complex mixed signal systems. Design electronic circuits for use in custom electronic test equipment systems used in the measurement of cryogenic cooled superconducting devices. Provide technical solutions to a wide range of complex and difficult problems. Complete tasks according to: schedule, budget, cost, design objectives and requirements. Work under general direction to independently determine and develop viable approaches to solutions. This position requires onsite work at our Advanced Technology Lab in Linthicum, MD.This position can be filled at a Principal Mixed Signal Electrical Design Engineer level OR a Sr. Principal Mixed Signal Electrical Design Engineer level. Qualifications for both are listed below: Basic Qualifications for Principal Mixed Signal Electrical Design Engineer: BS in Electrical Engineering or a related field with 5 years of related experience in analog, digital, and mixed signal electronic system design; Master's degree with 3 years of experience. Design experience that includes: signal processing, signal integrity, microcontrollers, control and feedback systems, distributed hardware systems, operational amplifier integration, passive filtering, etc Electronic circuit design simulation experience using SPICE, HFSS, ADS, etc Hands on use of laboratory test equipment: oscilloscopes, function generators, DMM, BERT scopes, network analyzers and signal analyzers. Strong verbal/written communication and presentation skills Ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI Security Clearance. US Citizenship is a requirement for this. Preferred Qualifications: Analog design experience in analog low noise, analog filters, shielding, and or EMI. Schematic capture using Mentor Graphics DX Designer and layout using Mentor Expedition. Test and troubleshooting of electronics and electrical systems related to analog/mixed signal, RF, and communication. Experience developing embedded firmware and software using C, C++ and MatLab. Project leadership Active TS/SCI with Polygraph Basic Qualifications for Sr. Principal Mixed Signal Electrical Design Engineer: BS in Electrical Engineering or a related field with 9 years of related experience in analog, digital, and mixed signal electronic system design; Master's degree with 7 years of experience; PhD with 4 years of related experience. Design experience that includes: signal processing, signal integrity, microcontrollers, control and feedback systems, distributed hardware systems, operational amplifier integration, passive filtering, etc Electronic circuit design simulation experience using SPICE, HFSS, ADS, etc Hands on use of laboratory test equipment: oscilloscopes, function generators, DMM, BERT scopes, network analyzers and signal analyzers. Strong verbal/written communication and presentation skills Ability to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI Security Clearance. US Citizenship is a requirement for this. Preferred Qualifications: Analog design experience in analog low noise, analog filters, shielding, and or EMI. Schematic capture using Mentor Graphics DX Designer and layout using Mentor Expedition. Test and troubleshooting of electronics and electrical systems related to analog/mixed signal, RF, and communication. Experience developing embedded firmware and software using C, C++ and MatLab. Project leadership Active TS/SCI with Polygraph " Salary Range: 966000 - 145000 Salary Range 2: 119800 - 179600 Employees 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.

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