Requisition ID: R10088016
Location: Gilbert, AZ, USA
Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
Clearance Type: Secret
Telecommute: Yes- May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position
Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
Travel Required: Yes, 50% 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 come. Our 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 moon. We 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 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 Space Systems is seeking a motivated candidate to join the Digital Hardware and ICs organization as a Sr Staff ASIC/FPGA Technology Leader to develop high reliability digital ASICs and FPGAs to support next generation space applications. The selected applicant will be a Radiation Hardened Microelectronics Subject Matter Expert for the organization. The selected candidate will have strong communication skills to effectively communicate technical information to Program/Project Leadership, Government customers, technology suppliers, and academia staff appropriate for the needs of the target audience.
Primary responsibilities include, but not limited to:
Technology Leader, Developer, and Critical Liaison between Northrop Grumman ASIC/FPGA HDL Logic Developers and Microelectronics Foundries and Technology Suppliers
Lead or Consult ASIC/FPGA Engineering Development Project Teams
Authoring or providing critical technical review feedback on technical microelectronics presentations and papers
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
Paid Time Off
Health & Wellness Resources
This position’s 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.
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Computer Engineering or another STEM Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited institution with 14+ years of experience; or STEM Master’s Degree with 12+ years of experience; or STEM PhD. Degree with 9+ years of experience
Previous experience in the development and analysis of radiation hardened ASIC process nodes and libraries
Strong understanding of radiation susceptibility of various FPGA, ASIC, and Memory technologies
Able to perform tasks to include technology trade studies, develop technology test plans, critical review of radiation analysis test reports, and generate supplier statement of work technical content to produce robust and optimal radiation hardened microelectronics solutions that meet the specified space application environment
Able to evolve ASIC development processes to support next generation radiation hardened process technologies
Experience in HDL design or FPGA/ASIC verification
8+ years of experience in radiation hardened microelectronics development or research.
Digital Signal Processing experience for digital communications or electronic warfare systems
Hands-on lab experience with testing of digital processing LRUs, CCAs, or microelectronic devices
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce.
Salary Range: $169,900 USD – $254,900 USD
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. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. 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.
The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop 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 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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Northrop Grumman / Equal Opportunity Employer
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