Northrop Grumman Manufacturing Engineer 3 in Melbourne, Florida

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 Manufacturing Engineer, 2 to join our Manufacturing Engineering team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida.

Electrical Manufacturing Engineering is responsible for design reviews and the development detailed shop floor work packages. This position requires a motivated self-starter with a manufacturing background in military aircraft harness and electrical components fabrication and has excellent interpersonal skills to respond to program customer product needs and concerns.

Essential Functions include by not limited to:

  • Resolving production questions

  • Tooling needs and will thrive in a small, high performance team environment

  • Demonstrated ability to multi-task and communicate effectively with varying levels of program customers and functional organization leadership

  • Ensure producibility and affordability of designs and manufacturing systems in support of engineering and production teams

This position requires skills in leadership, team building, customer service, and strong verbal and written communications. The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, significantly diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.

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Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science Degree from an accredited university / college in a STEM (Science,Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline with5 years of experience in an aerospace or military aviation Manufacturing Engineering role

  • Demonstrated experience to formulate and execute technical solutions topart, assembly and tooling challenges

  • Demonstrated Project Management experience

  • Demonstrated experience using Windows software packages and other electronic databases

  • Must have an Active, In-Scope, DOD Secret Security Clearance or higher that has been granted / renewed within the past 6 years

  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Special Access Program (SAP/SAR) clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with Systems Engineering, Aircraft Maintenance or Flight Test support

  • Experience with developing enhancement processes that improve production shop floor efficiencies

  • Experience with reviewing engineering models during concept design phase to correlate the manufacturing desired final engineering model

  • Excellent communicator, ability to provide product improvement proposals and present to engineering designers and technical team for approval

  • Experience providing innovative techniques focused on improving product designs and tooling assemblies or equipment

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.