Northrop Grumman Engineer Manufacturing 2 in Palmdale, California

Engineer Manufacturing 2

Requisition ID: 18009546

Location(s): United States-California-Palmdale

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

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.

As a member and leader of the Advanced Manufacturing Technology & Innovation development team, you will define, develop, and design manufacturing concepts and processes for production applications of advanced technologies including but not limited to composites fabrication, assembly, automation, inspection, direct part manufacturing and LO technologies. Position requires incorporation of requirements into development plans and evaluation of performance of processes and tools to verify their efficiency. In addition, you will identify and initiate corrective action of problems and deficiencies to ensure R&D contractual obligations (technical, schedule, and cost) are met and product quality is maintained. Provide guidance regarding design concepts, TRL/MRL maturity, and specification requirements to best utilize resources and manufacturing techniques. Ensure processes and procedures are in compliance with regulations. This position involves extensive interfacing with internal and external customers, program offices, engineering disciplines, and executive officers. Budgeting and Project Management skills are required to properly scope and execute assigned work. Occasional travel between sites may be required.

Basic Qualifications:

·Bachelor's Science Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) with minimum 2 years of engineering experience in project and supply base management, affordability analysis, EVMS (Earned Value Management System), proposal development, and business area planning cycles.

·This position requires having the ability to obtain an active Secret DoD Clearance and the ability to maintain. This position also requires having the ability to obtain and maintain Special Program Access.

·Must have strong Project Management skills with being able to manage multiple projects concurrently in meeting customer requirements/expectations.

Preferred Qualifications:

·Experience in the development, capture, and execution of R&D technology capabilities.Assessing maturity of new technology for transition to production.

·Composites and airframe fabrication, assembly, and LO coatings experience.

·Capable of representing the organization as the prime technical contact on contracts and projects.Capable of interacting with senior external personnel on significant technical matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

·Solid modeling product and/or tooling design experience (NX Siemens, CATIA, and/or equivalent).

·Experience with authoring proposals, technical documents, and procedures.

·Experience with CBA/ROI analysis and justifications.

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.

Title: Engineer Manufacturing 2

Location: California-Palmdale

Requisition ID: 18009546