Communications Systems Engineer 3

Northrop Grumman   •  

Redondo Beach, CA

Industry: Aerospace & Defense

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5 - 7 years

Posted 171 days ago

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The Communications Systems Engineer 3 will support architecture trades, design analysis, and performance modeling through computer simulation.  This individual will provide systems engineering support to hardware developments for air, space, and ground systems utilizing state-of-the-art antenna, RF, digital, and microelectronics technologies. Project roles span all phases of product development cycle, from new business acquisition, and IRAD/ technology development to established programs delivering integrated hardware and software systems.  Systems engineering activities include system architecture design, trade studies, specification development, requirement definition and allocation, performance analysis and simulation; system modeling and simulation tool development, and support to hardware design, manufacturing, integration and test.   Essential experience in the following areas:

  • Communication systems
  • RF and digital hardware design
  • Baseband and digital signal processing
  • Waveform design
  • Signal detection and estimation
  • Synchronization theory
  • Networking

 

Qualifications

 Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an ABET accredited institution and 5 years of engineering experience in an aerospace environment OR
  • Masters of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an ABET accredited institution and 3 years of engineering experience in an aerospace environment OR
  • Doctorate of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an ABET accredited institution
  • Practical working experience with system architecture design, trade studies, and performance analysis and simulation
  • Technical experience with supporting hardware development utilizing antenna, RF, digital, and microelectronic technologies
  • Currently possess an Active In-Scope SSBI clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced Degree in Electrical Engineering, Physics, or Computer Science
  • Completed relevant coursework in Communication Theory and Digital Signal Processing
  • Experience with baseband and digital signal processing, and waveform design
  • Possess strong leadership qualities, as well as strong verbal and written communication skills

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