Principal Engineer RF Microwave Design in Rolling Meadows, IL

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

Northrop Grumman Corporation   •  

Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 61 days ago

This job is no longer available.

The RF/Analog Electrical Engineer role involves full life-cycle product development from system concept and requirements through design, production, verification, and field support while working in integrated product teams spanning Engineering, Manufacturing, and Program Management.

RF/Analog subsystem and circuit card designs utilize the latest MMIC and discrete device technologies from all major vendors including internal Northrop Grumman designed devices, Electro-Optical (EO) circuitry, controls, detectors and data converters.

As an RF/Analog Electrical Engineer, you will join our diverse team and be responsible for research, design, development of signal conversion and analog/mixed signal products. Your expertise in RF, mixed signal, and/or Electro-Optical component design and analysis, modeling and simulation, and circuit level design and test are desired for this position.



Basic Qualifications:

• Minimum 5 years of electronics design experience with a Bachelor Degree in STEM or 3 years of electronics design experience with a Master degree in STEM.

• RF/Analog circuit design experience, including schematic capture through test and integration

• Hands-on prototyping and debug experience testing complex RF subsystems, such as complex circuit card development involving amplifiers, mixers, control systems, ADCs, DACs, and/or phase lock loops

• Demonstrated ability to translate system performance and operational specifications into hardware requirements, design, and test specifications

• Familiarity with documentation, revision control and review systems similar to DOORS, ClearCase, and ClearQuest

• Proven skills to include: communicating with all levels of an organization internally and externally, adaptable, creative, collaborative and also comfortable working independently and enjoys solving difficult problems

• US Citizen and ability to obtain government security clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

• Minimum 7 years of RF and/or mixed signal electronics design experience

• Working knowledge of Electronic Warfare systems

• Recent circuit card design experience utilizing circuit-related tools including Cadence Concept, Allegro, and/or Mentor DxDesigner, Expedition

• Experience with Advanced Design System (ADS) and MatLab modeling tools

• Experience with SPICE modeling tools

• Current Secret or Top Secret security clearance

Valid Through: 2019-9-16