Job Details

RF Microwave Design Engineer 2

for

NORTHROP GRUMMAN

in

Buffalo, NY 14201

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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking an RF Microwave Design Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. On the Mission Systems Sector team, you'll join our experts in developing systems and solutions that keep our world safe. The qualified applicant will work at our Buffalo, New York office; an organization focused on development and production of state-of-the-art Simulation Systems solutions. The Engineer will design and implement specialized test equipment used in the testing of Military Radar, Radar Warning Receivers (RWR), and Jamming systems. The Engineer will work with discrete connectorized RF components such as amplifiers, filters, mixers, switches, and oscillators. Also will design and implement integrated microwave assemblies or subcomponents utilizing transmission line, MMIC (Monolithic Microwave Integrated Circuit), and packaged RF devices. The Engineer will be required to review and derive requirements, develop block diagrams, and perform simulation utilizing software tools such as HFSS, Genesys, and ADS (Advanced Design Systems). The Engineer will also be required to brass-board the design and make adjustments. Following successful design reviews, the Engineer will formally document the design for production, support procurement/production, and integrate and test the final product. The Engineer will be required to communicate with internal customers as well as external customers and suppliers. In addition, he/she must be able to write test procedures and support technicians during the testing of sub components and finished product. He/she must be able to work as part of a multifunctional team working within schedule and budget constraints. BUFMSTR

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
* Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering (or a closely related technical field) plus 2 years of electrical engineering experience; or a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering (or a closely related technical field) plus 0 years of experience.
* Strong communication skills.
* Ability to apply and/or develop technologies, scientific principles, theories and concepts.
* Ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities and/or accomplish them simultaneously.
* Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems and develop solutions.
* U.S. citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense (DoD) Secret clearance; thereby meeting the eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

Preferred Qualifications:
* In-depth knowledge of state-of-the-art RF components and test equipment.
* Able to evaluate RF components, interface with vendors, write proposals, design specifications, and write test procedures.
* Ability to proficiently use engineering analysis tools like ADS, HFSS and Genesys. 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.
 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Relocation assistance may be available
Business Sector: United States-New York-Buffalo 

Shift: 1st Shift
Relocation Assistance: Yes
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Relocation assistance may be available
Business Sector: United States-New York-Buffalo
Post Date:
10/16/2017
Minimum Clearance:
Secret - Secret
Workplace:
On-Site/Office
Status:
Employee
Job Category:
Engineering - Electrical
Compensation:
Unspecified annual salary
Unspecified hourly wage
Compensation Comments:
Competitive
Group ID:
10122071