Salary $78,600 - $118,000 a year
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Disability insurance health insurance paid time off
Full job description
Requisition id: r10039313
Location: rolling meadows, illinois, united states of america
Citizenship required: united states citizenship
Clearance type: secret
Telecommute: yes-may consider hybrid teleworking for this position
Shift: 1st shift (united states of america)
Travel required: yes, 10% of the time
Positions available: 1
At northrop grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people`s lives around the world today, and for generations to comeOur 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 moonWe look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the wayOur culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossibleOur employees are not only part of history, they`re making history.
Northrop grumman mission systems sector is seeking an electrical engineer, to join our team of qualified, diverse individualsOur teams work with pride across business units toward a common goal: global securityTogether, we protect our troops, public safety, information, and our planetIt`s unique workIt`s challenging and rewardingBut most of all, it’s work that makes a differenceJoin us to advance your careerWe’ll support you with training, employee resource groups, and our shared vision of global securityThis position will be located in rolling meadows, ilThe qualified applicant will become part of northrop grumman`s manufacturing engineering team, where they will work on infrared countermeasures suite of products as a test engineer.
Roles and responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Researches, designs, develops, tests and identifies improvements / corrective actions for a variety of electronic equipment and systems, including lasers, laser transmitters, ultraviolet sensors, infrared sensors, system processors
Along with an assortment of test equipment and associated systemsHaving experience in programming in c++, national instruments labwindows/cvi and/or labview is a plus.
Troubleshooting production hardware to determining root cause of failures and identify corrective actions
Support production floor and test technicians
Optimizing processes to reduce cost and increase throughput
Maintaining process and procedures in accordance with iso standards
Working with suppliers to resolve technical hardware issues
Creating and analyzing metrics to target cost improvements
Hardware integration and test
Interface with and present to customers
Create engineering documentation (change notices, parts lists, bills of materials, test reports, test procedures)
Support transition technologies from design to production
Qualifications - external
Bachelors degree in electrical engineering, aerospace engineering or engineering technology with a more than 2 years related electrical engineering experience
Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills
Proficient in ms office
Ability to obtain a secret clearance (u.sCitizenship is a pre-requisite)
Experience laser test equipment
Experience with data mining / correlation studies
Networking and troubleshooting test stations
Experience troubleshooting hardware
Experience with matlab
Experience with ircm hardware and support equipment
Salary range: $78,600 usd - $118,000 usd
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base payAnnual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company resultsEmployees in vice president or director positions may be eligible for long term incentivesIn addition, northrop grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, company paid holidays and paid time off (pto) for vacation and/or personal business.
The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priorityThe company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their covid-19 vaccinationsU.sNorthrop grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under executive order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.
Northrop grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforceWe 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 classFor our complete eeo/aa and pay transparency statement, please visit http://www.northropgrumman.com/eeoU.sCitizenship is required for most positions.
Posted 30+ days ago