Antenna Test Engineer /Principal Antenna Test Engineer with Matlab

Sykesville, Maryland

Northrop Grumman
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Requisition ID: R
  • Category: Engineering
  • Location: Sykesville, Maryland, United States of America
  • Clearance Type: SAP
  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift: 2nd Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
  • Positions Available: 1
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.

Help shape the future working with the most advanced radar systems in the industry. Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems Sector Test Engineering organization is seeking an Antenna Test Engineer /Principal Antenna Test Engineer for 2ND SHIFT to be an instrumental part of Northrop Grumman's Test Engineering Team in Sykesville, MD. The ideal candidate will also have experience using Matlab to analyze data.

There is a shift differential (higher pay) for 2ND SHIFT.

What You'll Get to Do:

  • Antenna test equipment design in support of factory phased array testing

  • Test software and test equipment design related to phased array testing in a Nearfield Antenna Range

  • Troubleshoot RF issues during test of advanced antenna systems.

  • Support technicians with troubleshooting and training

  • Analyze test data and identify early trends

  • Support program meetings in developing root cause and corrective actions

  • Collaborate with design engineering for hardware and test improvements

  • Sensitivity to cost, schedule and quality as well as Northrop Grumman policies and procedures is imperative

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 benefits will include the following: Health Plan, Savings Plan, and Paid Time Off. Additional benefits, including Education Assistance, Training and Development and a 9/80 schedule at many sites.

This requisition may be filled as an Antenna Test Engineer or a Principal Antenna Test Engineer based on the qualifications below.

Basic Qualifications for an Antenna Test Engineer:

  • Bachelor of Science degree or higher in science, engineering, or other STEM-related discipline plus 2 years of experience (0 years with a Masters)

  • Experience with electrical and/or RF test equipment

  • Experience with software, such as C , C , MATLAB, etc.

  • Familiarity with RF and antenna theory

  • US Citizenship

  • Department of Defense (DoD) active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a Special Access Program (SAP) clearance prior to starting

  • Ability to work 2ND SHIFT, which starts around 3pm

Basic Qualifications for a Principal Antenna Test Engineer:

  • Bachelor of Science degree or higher in science, engineering, or other STEM-related discipline plus 5 years of relevant experience; or a Masters degree with 3 years of experience

  • Experience with electrical and/or RF test equipment

  • Experience with software, such as C , C , MATLAB, etc.

  • Familiarity with RF and antenna theory

  • US Citizenship

  • Department of Defense (DoD) active Secret clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain a Special Access Program (SAP) clearance prior to starting

  • Ability to work 2ND SHIFT, which starts around 3pm

Preferred Qualifications

  • RF test experience and/or antenna test/range experience

  • Software development experience with antenna/RF analysis and/ test measurement systems

  • Test development experience in a nearfield antenna range

  • Current SAP clearanc

MANUMS

Salary Range: $83,300 - $129,400
Salary Range 2: $102,400 - $153,600
The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.
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.
The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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. U.S. Citizenship is required for all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.

Date Posted: 27 May 2024
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