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Electrical/Principal Electrical Engineer

At Northrop Grumman, our work with cutting-edge technology is driven by something human: the lives our technologies protects. It's the value of innovation that makes a difference today and tomorrow. Here you'll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that's uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful; where employees share experience, insights, perspectives and creative solutions through integrated product & cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups. From engineering and manufacturing, to operations and business development, Northrop Grumman's Sunnyvale location offers the opportunity to serve national security and impact the lives of Americans all over the globe from the landscape of Northern California. Don't just build a career, build a life at Northrop Grumman Sunnyvale.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Power Electronics Group is seeking an Electrical Design Engineer for the development and ongoing support of new and existing electrical designs used in surface ship and submarine propulsion and power generation systems for the US Navy. The prospective candidate researches, develops, designs, and tests electrical components, equipment, and systems. Additionally the candidate designs electrical equipment, components, products, and systems for Department of Defense, commercial, industrial, and domestic purposes.
The Power Electronics Group consists of incredible people with backgrounds in Mechanical, Electrical, and Systems Engineers with focus on Control Systems and Electromagnetic Design. The Power Electronics Group is one facet of the Hardware Engineering community here at Northrop Grumman Sunnyvale which also includes Mechanical Design, Thermal and Structural Analysis, and Materials Analysis to name a few. Our engineers find professional fulfillment in leading teams, performing cutting-edge research, and being in the forefront of the design process through our partnership with the program office business leadership.
This requisition may be filled at either as an Electrical Engineer or a Principal Electrical Engineer.
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This requisition may be filled at either as an Electrical Engineer or a Principal Electrical Engineer.
Basic Qualifications for an Electrical Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) discipline with 2 years related experience; Master's in a STEM discipline with no related experience
  • Demonstrated abilities in troubleshooting and correcting problems
  • Demonstrated capability to perform assignments on time and within budget
  • Ability to read, understand, and interpret electrical schematics
  • Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain a DOD secret security clearance
Basic Qualifications for a Principal Electrical Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) discipline with 5 years related experience; Master's in a STEM discipline with 3 years related experience; PhD in a STEM discipline with no related experience
  • Demonstrated abilities in troubleshooting and correcting problems
  • Demonstrated capability to perform assignments on time and within budget
  • Ability to read, understand, and interpret electrical schematics
  • Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain a DOD secret security clearance
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of work experiences with DOD related products
  • Experience supporting system integration and test
  • MATLAB/Simulink proficiency
  • C/C++/C# proficiency
  • Understanding of FPGA concepts and programming
  • Experience working with Large Scale Rotating Electric Machinery
  • Mechatronics Experience
  • Current DOD secret security clearance



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