Northrop Grumman I&T Mechanical Engineer - Top Secret - Space/Satellite in Gilbert, Arizona
This Mechanical Integration & Test Engineer is responsible for supporting flight mechanical subassembly and spacecraft integration & test activities at Northrop Grumman's Gilbert, Arizona. campus. Operations are performed in a manufacturing production environment where I&T Mechanical Engineers coordinate and oversee mechanical build and production operations performed by the technical staff.
The candidate should have some experience in handling delicate space flight components and should have a good working knowledge of manufacturing processes applicable to the manufacture of spaceflight hardware or equivalent. The candidate must have the ability to support on time and on-budget product delivery by establishing and monitoring daily production goals, recognizing and reducing/eliminating non value operations, support lean principals for process improvements, and support performance metrics regarding quality, delivery, and cost.
Additionally, the candidate should be able to recognize, coordinate and/or support the resolution of anomalies and discrepancies (TF's & NCR's) and work with teammates (Engineering, QA, Management, Customers) towards prompt resolution.
This position may require off hour shift work, weekend work, and extended daily hours to meet production demands
*Candidate shall possess a Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering or in a STEM discipline plus a minimum of 4 years of related experience in the satellite/aerospace industry. *Candidate shall have an active Top Secret Clearance.
*Candidate should be capable of interpreting complex engineering drawings, schematics, diagrams, and specifications, must possess good technical writing skills, display leadership skills, and possess excellent interpersonal skills and written communication ability.
*Experience using MES is a plus and will be required for daily activities.
*Knowledge of basic 3D Modeling, Excel, Word, Powerpoint, and Tool Control helpful but not required.
*An understanding of ESD, FOD, and 5S processes desired. TipQA, Windchill, Costpoint, and CREOView preferred.
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Job Category : Engineering