Northrop Grumman CAD Librarian (configuration management) 1 in Cincinnati, Ohio

CAD Librarian (Configuration Management)

Join Northrop Grumman Xetron, part of Mission Systems sector, focused on the development of new capabilities for our military and intelligence customers around the globe. At Xetron we are designing systems that science fiction writers describe they are just that cool!

Remember when you were eager about getting to work because of the excitement of the challenge, the importance of the solution, and the fun you had with your team? Xetron is that kind of place! As a small Operating Unit of the larger Northrop Grumman Corporation located in Cincinnati Ohio , Xetron is a rare example of a company with a small business culture operating collaboratively with its larger business parent. This unique relationship offers employees the ability to literally know everyone at the site at a personal level while still working on technologies and products that are beyond state-of-the-art.

Our Mechanical Engineering department is seeking a CAD Librarian to join our team of talented and diverse people dedicated to support and innovate in the area of interoperability between Computer Aided Design & Engineering (CAD/CAE) and Computer Integrated Manufacturing (CIM).

The candidate should be self-motivated and highly detailed oriented. The candidate will collaborate with electrical, components, manufacturing and other engineering disciplines in the development of CAD library parts to support the PADS and Solidworks CAD/CAE systems. The candidate should be able to follow engineering processes and procedures:

  • Capable in applying research to solving problems

  • Basic understanding of configuration management processes

  • Familiarity with engineering drawing or graphical tools

  • Ability to understand component data sheets


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or Mechanical Engineering Technology with 3-24 months of professional and/or intern experience

  • Basic understanding of configuration management processes

  • Familiarity with CAD and/or engineering drawing tools

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a TS Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • TS SCI clearance

  • Capable in applying research to solving problems

  • Ability to understand component data sheets

  • SAP, MRP, and iBuy experience

  • Understanding of electrical and mechanical engineering design practices

  • Awareness of printed board manufacturing producibility criteria

  • Experience creating programs and scripts (VBA, Python, etc.)

  • Expedition Enterprise Tool Suite

This position offers the option of a 9/80 work schedule. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work nine-hour days Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.

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