Northrop Grumman Engineer Mechanical 4 - Liaison Engineering in Palmdale, California

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.

You will be a member of a multi-disciplined team responsible for providing liaison engineering support for Global Hawk/Triton Production line. Work will be on first shift, with expectations of working EWW and on-call for off days, as needed. Secret clearance is beneficial but not needed at start.

You will be working with subsystems installations, metallic and composite structure repairs.

You will be performing timely dispositions for nonconforming parts, assemblies, and installations. You will be working as part of a Material Review Board (MRB). Engineering change records (ECR's) may need dispositioning for line-stoppage Design errors.

You will be working with a team of engineers coordinating with multiple disciplines to determine solutions to problems quickly and efficiently.

Some of the tools you'll be using are MES, CATIA V5 and TeamCenter.

Basic Qualifications:

  • BS degree (or equivalent) in a Technical Engineering Discipline (Mechanical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Aerospace Engineering, etc.)

  • A minimum of 9 years of Aerospace related experience

  • Support/Sustaining Engineering experience.

  • Experience in Structural or Mechanical Engineering Design/Analysis.

  • DoD Secret clearance required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in an Engineering Field.

  • MRB qualified with 5 yrs experience.

  • 2+ years of management experience.

  • 2+ years of Structural or Mechanical Design/Analysis.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication and managerial skills.

  • Experience with CATIA v5 and/or MES.

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

  • Active, In scope SCI clearance