Electrical Engineer / Radiation Effects & Survivability Analyst

Northrop Grumman - Redondo Beach, CA

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our 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 impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems sector is seeking a Radiation Effects Analyst 5 to join our team of creative and diverse engineers. The position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

The Radiation Effects Analyst 5 will perform radiation effects analysis, shielding analysis, survivability analysis, prompt dose rate and SGEMP analysis, radiation analysis reporting, and simulation of electronic components relative to space radiation effects. Experience with radiation testing, radiation exposure, parametric measurements, and circuit design/simulation is essential to be successful in this role. The ideal candidate will have extensive experience with nuclear hardening, dose-depth curves, displacement damage-depth curves, dose mapping, parameter degradation, and part evaluations.

Essential Functions:
  • Nuclear hardening and SGEMP design and analysis
  • Electron/proton/x - ray transport
  • Single event effects, upset, and transients (desirable)
  • Design review presentation experience
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 14 years of electrical engineering/relevant experience OR
Master's Degree in STEM and 12 years of electrical engineering/relevant experience
The ability to obtain program access

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, or Electrical Engineering
Experience developing software / writing code in Java, C++, C# or other OOP languages
Experience with scripting languages, messaging protocols like DDS and JMS and Web Services (SOA and Rest)
Knowledge of Linux/Solaris systems with basic commands
Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)
Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management
Active, In scope DoD Top Secret or SCI clearance
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.