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Princ. Systems Engineer -RF Systems Design & Integration Engineer

Northridge, CA
Engineering and Sciences

Job Description

Job ID: PAC20181405-45706

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition. United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK 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.

Senior RF Systems Design & Integration Engineer

OA Defense Electronic Systems has an opportunity for a senior RF system engineer in our Advanced Programs office.  This position requires the ability to define and develop system requirements and integration concepts for complex, state-of-the-art RF systems and sensors supporting integrated capabilities for advanced tactical missile concepts.  Skills in RF engineering/design/analysis, systems engineering, system operations & design analysis, RF systems & subsystems development/procurement/integration (e.g. radar systems, EW systems, SIGINT systems, etc.), signal processing methods and software, and technical leadership are all important. The successful applicant will lead technical roadmap development, lead IRAD and advanced technology studies, lead proof-of-concept demonstrations and engineering prototyping of RF systems, and provide subject matter expertise across the RF systems and sensors domain. 

A degree(s) in Electrical Engineering, Engineering Physics, or equivalent is required. An advanced engineering degree is highly desired.  At least 10-15 years of experience in the definition, development, integration and production of RF systems for military applications, platforms and weapons systems is highly desired.

An active DoD SECRET clearance is highly desired.


Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: +10 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Defense