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Northrop Grumman Aeronautic Systems has an opening for a Structural Analysis Engineer to join our team of qualified diverse individuals. This position will be located in El Segundo, CA.
This position will be required to analyze, research and develop structural engineering analysis packages involving metals, non-metallic or composite structural materials for product design, or operation of product to include structures, mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and electronics, power plant, armament, heating and ventilating, equipment and maintenance designs. Analyzes damage tolerance, durability, design allowables and structural modeling. Specific structural engineering specialties may include dynamics and loads, stability and stress fatigue and thermal analysis. Tools utilized may include Femap, Nastran, Microsoft Excel/PowerPoint, and a variety of proprietary software applications.
For Structural Analysis Engineer, Bachelor's Degree in a STEM discipline with 2 years of relevant experience OR a Master's Degree in a STEM field with 0 year of relevant experience.
This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret or Top Secret Clearance as well as Program Special access within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs.
Previous exposure with Bonded Composite Structural Analysis of primary and secondary aircraft structures is recommended
Previous exposure with Metallic Structural Analysis of primary and secondary aircraft structures
Experience with Structural Analysis Methods and documentation, including hand-sheet analysis, as well as the development and manipulation of large Finite Element Models.
Current DoD Secret or Top Secret Clearance
Experience working on Special Access Programs
Experience working on military aircraft
Experience as a Lead Engineer managing a small group of analysts
2+ years or more Aerospace structural analysis experience using NASTRAN, PATRAN, or FEMAP.
Experience with analysis of composite structure and repair methods
Experience with analysis of metallic structure and repair methods
Salary Range: $87,200 - $130,800
The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.
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 application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.
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.