Northrop Grumman Principal Engineer Structural 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.
The successful candidate will:
Drive the use of consistent and best practice processes, methods, and tools across the Structural Integrity and Structural Analysis teams that align with the quality, cost, schedule, and weight objectives of the IPT, in coordination with the MAD CoE Functional Homeroom and the Sector SATMP Community of Practice
Perform structural analysis tasks which may include hand calculations, finite element model creation, evaluation and check out, spreadsheet development, and help drive the selection and development of Structural Analysis tools
Provide or update Method, Process, and Tools documentation
Bachelor's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university with a minimum of 5 years' experience in structural analysis; or Master's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university with a minimum of 3 years' experience in structural analysis
Active In-scope DoD secret clearance with the ability to obtain and maintain special program access
Experience with metallic and composite structures.
Experience with random vibration analysis.
Experience with finite element modeling, specifically FEMAP/NX Nastran/CAE NX.
Ability to identify and analyze critical load paths.
Experience in tool development
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Job Category : Engineering