Principal/Sr. Principal Engineer Digital Electronics in Rolling Meadows, IL

$80K - $100K(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 Digital 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.


Digital subsystem and circuit card designs utilize the latest FPGA technologies from all major vendors and device families including Xilinx, Altera, and Actel, and support high speed interfaces, Radio Frequency (RF) and Electro-Optical (EO) DSP, controls, data links, embedded processing and processor interfaces.

As a Digital Electrical Engineer, you will join our diverse team and be responsible for research, design, development of digital hardware products. Your expertise in digital component design and analysis, modeling and simulation, and circuit level design and test are desired for this position.


*This position may be filled at either a Principal or a Sr. Principal Level based on the qualifications listed below.*


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Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications for a Principal Level:


- Bachelors' degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar engineering discipline with a minimum 5

years of digital electronics design experience or 3 years of digital electronics design experience with a Master's degree in a technical field.

- Digital circuit design experience, including simulation & schematic capture through test and integration.

- Prior hands-on prototyping and debug experience testing complex digital subsystems, such as complex circuit card development involving FPGAs, and/or embedded processors, and/or high speed interfaces.

- 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: Team Leadership, adaptive, creative, collaborative, comfortable working independently, enjoys solving difficult problems while communicating with all levels of an organization internally and externally.

- US Citizen and ability to obtain government security clearance.


Basic Qualifications for a Sr. Principal Level:


- Bachelors' degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering or similar engineering discipline with a minimum 10 years of digital electronics design experience or 8 years of digital electronics design experience with a Master's degree in a technical field.

- Extensive digital circuit design experience, including simulation & schematic capture through test and integration.

- Extensive hands-on prototyping and debug experience testing complex digital subsystems, such as complex circuit card development involving FPGAs, and/or embedded processors, and/or high speed interfaces .

- 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: Team Leadership, adaptive, creative, collaborative, comfortable working independently, enjoys solving difficult problems while communicating with all levels of an organization internally and externally.

- US Citizen and ability to obtain government security clearance.

Valid Through: 2019-9-16