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Principal Engineer Electrical

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

Some of the world's most technically advanced products are manufactured by employees, who work within Northrop Grumman Missions Systems, a leading provider of sensor systems for a variety of global security applications, including situational awareness and self-protection.

Northrop Grumman manufacturing plants are highly-automated, cutting-edge centers of excellence where employees leverage the latest technology, including the strategic use of automation, 3-D printing and robotics. There are a myriad of job functions associated, either directly or indirectly, with the manufacture of our products that range from machinists, engineers, operation program managers, and quality inspectors.

Our mission is to deliver differentiated value to our programs, by manufacturing products with the highest possible quality at the most affordable rate. Search our current job openings and join us to be at the front line of innovation.

What You'll get to Do:

Resilient Network Solutions is seeking a Principal Electrical Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in San Diego, CA.

Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leader in the Defense industry, developing and delivering quality products that help ensure the safety and freedom of this nation and its allies. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Engineering, Sciences, and Technology organization, responsible for innovative detail design ranging from chassis to aircraft payload, as well as the analysis necessary to satisfy program requirements.

Roles and Responsibilities:

As the team EE lead, you will be responsible for:

All aspects of the Ethernet Backbone harness design

Developing hardware requirements for initial design and future growth

Developing a Bill of Materials

Documenting the design

Performing signals integrity analysis

Identifying SIL requirements

Supporting harness fabrication

Supporting SIL, ground, and flight integration and test

The lead should work closely with the mechanical engineers to understand environmental requirements that may affect the Ethernet and power harness designs. In addition, there is opportunity to become as involved as desired in model based system engineering using Cameo and performing component level trade studies.

There will be some travel required, especially during the middle of the year during integration.

SolidWorks is a must, and experience with integration is preferred.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

* 5 Years of experience with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD.

* Ability to use a standard desktop (PC) computer and Windows-based tools to produce original documents including drawings, plans, procedures and reports.

* Technical writing skills.

* Ability to work productively in a team environment .

* Must possess effective oral and written communication skills in order to communicate well and interact successfully with all levels of the organization.

* Must possess technical flexibility and willingness to learn.

* US citizenship required. Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance.

* Experience with Visio and SolidWorks.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

* Experience with electrical/electronic and mechanical hardware design, analysis, and production.

* SolidWorks CAD 3D design plus full detail drawings, 2+ years of full-time experience.

* Experience with communication systems including payload rack installations, equipment and operations, platform systems integration and ground and flight testing.

* Familiarity with MIL-type connectors, cable design, and electrical analysis techniques.

* Knowledge and understanding of computers and network systems.

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 package will include the following:

* Health Plan

* Savings Plan

* Paid Time Off

* Additional benefits

o Education Assistance

o Training and Development

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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