Hardware Digital Engineer 4 Alice Springs, Australia

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POST DATE 9/12/2016
END DATE 10/18/2016

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Company
DiversityWorking
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
7284187
AJE Ref #
576152255
Job Type
Regular

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* Hardware Digital Engineer 4 \(Alice Springs, Australia\)
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* Requisition ID:
16016849
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United States\-x\-International\-International Posting
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Relocation assistance may be available
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* Northrop Grumman is currently seeking a Digital Hardware Engineer 4 to join a program Hardware Team in Alice Springs, Australia\. The hardware team requires individuals with digital communication systems maintenance experience who can work in a structured configuration control environment\. A qualified individual is required to know basic communication theory and be familiar with digital and analog modulation/demodulation techniques\. The individual will perform system, subsystem, unit and board level troubleshooting and repair, develop and modify procedures for alignment, and respond to system and subsystem anomalies as required\. The individual will be required to be able to explain root cause and fault resolution to a technical and non\-technical audience\. This position requires experience using oscilloscopes, BER testers, spectrum analyzers, signal generators, volt meters and other equipment used for testing digital communication systems\. The candidate must also have an understanding of AC & DC electronic theory as well as various communication protocols such as RS232, RS422, GPIB, etc\. The ideal candidate should have experience with BPSK & QPSK waveforms and methods for testing and troubleshooting systems that use such techniques\.?A candidate must also be able to satisfy the following physical demands:
\- Ability to provide on\-call 24/7 emergency anomaly response to diagnose data and support restoration/repair efforts\- Ability to work on elevated structures at heights of ~100 feet\- Ability to work in narrow and confined spaces\- Ability to lift and carry ~45lbs \(20kgs\)A comprehensive overseas compensation package is offered with this position including relocation assistance\.A 2 year overseas tour commitment is required\.SSDSOMBasic Qualifications:
+ Bachelor's Degree in a technical field \(STEM\) with 9 years' experience in one or more of the following areas:
ground service, field service, SATCOM, hardware or RF engineering\. Includes knowledge and understanding of the following:
+ Basic communication theory, digital and analog modulation/demodulation techniques, AC & DC electronic theory and various communication protocols such as RS232, RS422, GPIB, etc\.+ Ability to use oscilloscopes, BER testers, spectrum analyzers, signal generators, volt meters and other equipment for testing digital communication systems and perform system, subsystem, unit and board level troubleshooting and repairs+ Ideal candidates will have experience with BPSK & QPSK waveforms and methods for testing and troubleshooting systems that use such techniques+ Must possess and have the ability to retain, a current SCI clearance with a SSBI and counter intelligence polygraph+ Candidate must pass a physical, psychological and security/polygraph screeningPreferred Qualifications:
+ Experience with digital modulation techniques and waveforms\.+ Experience with programming in PERL, C , or LabViewNorthrop 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\.
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* _Hardware Digital Engineer 4 \(Alice Springs, Australia\)_
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* _16016849_ .