Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Associate Electrical Engineer

Rocket Center, WV
Engineering and Sciences


Job Description

Job ID: BJF20181209-47519

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 Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

The Associate Electrical Engineer will perform analysis, design, and testing of electronic hardware. You will design, document and/or select commercially available equipment, coordinate design results with other design groups and evaluate the merits of the design in collaboration with senior engineers.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Assist in preparing materials for design reviews
  • Supports the testing, evaluation and/or validation of electrical components and subsystems

Education and Experience:

  • BS degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or Electromechanical Engineering
  • U.S. Citizen, must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Introductory understanding of electrical engineering technical standards
  • Technical expertise to complete assigned electrical engineering tasks.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills; able to build effective at relationships with peers and manager
  • Bias for action; able to respond quickly and effectively to requests 

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Northrop Grumman is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401K, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

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.


Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 0-1 Year
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Defense