Roy, Utah

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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking an Staff Electrical Engineer- Radiation Effects Engineer/Analyst 5. This position will be located in Roy, Utah, Huntsville Alabama or Colorado Springs Colorado and will be part of the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program (Minuteman III ICBM replacement) development contract. Learn more about the GBSD program here.
Northrop Grumman supports the Air Force's sustainment, development, production and deployment of hardware and system modifications for Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) Ground and Airborne Launch Control Systems, Launch Facilities and associated infrastructure.
The Electricla Engineer -Radiation Effects Engineer/Analyst 5 will perform radiation effects analysis, shielding analysis, survivability analysis, radiation analysis reporting, and simulation of electronic components relative to nuclear weapon and space radiation effects.
A Level 5 Engineer is expected to be a self-starter, have excellent communication and time management skills, and build strong mentoring relationships with junior engineers.
Broad knowledge and abilities in the following areas or similar experience is required:
• Preparation of radiation analyses for missile, satellite and ground equipment systems, including TREE, SGEMP, IEMP and Single Event Effects
• Preparation of nuclear weapons effects analysis for ground environments such as Ground Shock, Air Blast, Thermal Pulse, Dust & Debris, EMP and Radiation
• Assessing radiation effects on material degradation
• Generating test plans and test reports for radiation testing of electronic components (e.g. total dose, prompt dose rate, and single event upset)
• Generating plans and procedures for box level Flash X-Ray and Current Injection testing
• Presenting radiation requirements and compliance at PDRs, CDRs, Working Groups, and other technical interchange meetings and program reviews as required.
• Mentorship and development of junior engineers
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
- Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
- 401k
- Educational Assistance
- Life Insurance
- Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
- Paid Time Off
- Health & Wellness Resources
- Employee Discounts

https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx

This positions standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors of Science Degree OR higher in Physics, Nuclear Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or closely related technical discipline
  • 14 years' experience with a BS Degree, or 12 years' experience with a Master's, or 9 years' experience with a PhD
  • 7 years' experience in radiation effects or similar discipline
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills of the English language is desired
  • Active Secret clearance with investigation in the last 6 years
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with the following radiation tools: CEPXS, ITS, MCNP, NOVICE, Testable Hardware Tool-kit (THTk), XTRRA, MEEC++, SIRE2, CRÈME96, PSPICE, etc. is highly preferred
  • Experience with preparation of Statement of Works for radiation test labs defining requirements for radiation testing of electronic components
  • The ability to work with multiple disciplines such as program management, electrical, mechanical, system engineering, parts and material, electromagnetic effects, procurement, subcontractors, manufacturing and test
  • Masters or PhD is preferred.
  • Knowledge of the physics associated with radiation effects in semiconductor devices
  • Active Top Secret clearance is preferred
Salary Ranges Minimum $122,132 Salary Maximum $192,840 (Colorado)
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. In 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. Learn about Northrop Grumman Total Rewards and Benefits.
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Roy, Utah

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