Northrop Grumman Engineer Mechanical 3 in Manhattan Beach, California

Engineer Mechanical 3

Requisition ID: 18003511

Location(s): United States-California-Manhattan Beach

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: No

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Product Design Engineer 3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Manhattan Beach, Ca.

The selected candidate will support test equipment and operational ground equipment development. The position will require selected candidate to create, modify and maintain drawings of hardware which includes, but not limited to custom test sets, custom drawers, test cables and hardware designed to be inserted into ground antennas and supporting facilities. The selected candidate will be responsible for the electronic packaging of hardware, design updates and drawing documentation.

Essential Functions:

  • Ensure consistency and quality of hardware designs

  • Understand basic electrical requirements and translate those into a mechanical designs

  • Experience with 3D modeling and 2D drawing creation

  • Hardware design and drawing creation in CREO

  • Work with data management systems such as Intralink, Winchill, Enovia

  • Mechanical Lead on programs with possibility of leading up to 5 design engineers

  • Present at design reviews

  • Involved in program meetings as an integral member providing status updates, creating schedules, identifying staffing needs, identifying challenges and providing solutions

The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. Candidate must also be able to collaborate closely with electrical engineers.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 5 years of design engineering experience OR

  • Master’s Degree in STEM and 3 years of design engineering experience or a STEM PhD.

  • Experience in electro-mechanical design/products

  • Minimum 3-5 years working with a 3D CAD tool

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Aerospace Engineering

  • Experience with 3D CAD tool such as CREO, Pro/E, Catia v5

  • Experience with 2D CAD tool such as AutoCAD

  • Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)

  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management

  • Active, In scope DoD Top Secret or SCI clearance

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Engineer Mechanical 3

Location: California-Manhattan Beach

Requisition ID: 18003511