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Engineer Electrical 2/3 - Marine Systems

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Northrop Grumman Marine Systems, a historical campus in Sunnyvale, CA, specializes in developing, manufacturing, assembly and testing of missile launching and handling systems, as well as propulsion and power generation systems for naval surface ships and submarines. Our products are built nowhere else in the country.
We are seeking an Electrical Engineer to join our team of talented, diverse individuals. This position supports the electrical design of assemblies for submarine systems, test equipment, manufacturing equipment, upgrades to legacy field equipment, and design of data acquisition and control systems.

Responsibilities may include the following:

    • Generation of basic electric design concepts
    • Design laboratory test equipment in support of hardware and software validation
    • Work in lab environments to test and troubleshoot issues
    • Participate in the resolution of technical issues related to deployed hardware
    • Generate engineering drawings, cable designs, assembly instructions and procedures
    • Develop software using industry standard tools
    • Identify procurement needs, support fabrication and interact with vendors
    • Direct technicians in the build and test of electrical assemblies
    • Approximately 10% travel to field sites may be required



This requisition may be filled at either a level 2 or a level 3 based on the qualifications listed below.
Basic Qualifications for Level 2:
  • Hands on experience with electric circuit design, integration, test and debug
  • Working experience with MS Office Tools such as Excel, Word and PowerPoint
  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) discipline with 2+ years relevant work experience, or Master's degree in STEM with0+ years of experience
  • Must be a US citizen with the ability to obtain a DOD secret clearance
Additional Qualifications for Level 3:
  • All the qualification of a Level 2 with the following additions
  • Demonstrated project leadership experience
  • Experience in presenting technical material to customers and/or senior management
  • Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Mathematics (STEM) with 5+ years relevant work experience, or Master's degree in a STEM discipline with 3+ years relevant work experience

Preferred Qualifications

    • Experience in the design of data acquisition and control systems
    • Experience in the development and release of C Code for industrial applications
    • Experience with power subsystem design, integration, test or qualification
    • Experience in electric cable design with eCAD tools such as Zuken E3, Mentor Graphics, Allegro DE, etc.
    • Experience in project planning and executing to an established schedule

    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 most positions.
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