Northrop Grumman Sr Principal Engineer Material Process - 4/10 (2nd Shift) in Palmdale, California
Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.
Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Sr. Principal Engineer Material Process to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, California.
The shift will be 4 days/10 hours - 2nd Shift
Successful individual will handle the following responsibilities: Analyzes, researches, designs and develops materials and their related fabrication and application processes to develop and optimize materials for use in engineering design of and/or application in structures, systems and subsystems. Applies principles of chemistry, physics, and material behavior to develop metallic, non-metallic and composite material and processing specifications, fabrication and assembly processes. Develops, analyzes and applies material properties and design allowables, processing processes and quality engineering specifications. Material analyses may include failure analysis of components, systems and subsystems, life predictions, and definition and requirement specifications. May review and approve subcontractor material processing procedures.
Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Chemistry, Material Science or other STEM degree with 9+ years of experience; or a Master's in Engineering, Chemistry, Material Science or other STEM degree with 7+ years of experience; or a PhD in Engineering, Chemistry, Material Science or other STEM degree with 4+ years of experience; or candidate must be majoring in or have majored in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) degree. Degree verification is required prior to commencement of employment
Experience working with composite pre-pregs, honeycombs, and adhesive materials; Fabrication, assembly, and repair processes for aircraft composite structures
This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret or Top Secret Clearance as well as Program Special access within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs
Secret or Top Secret clearance preferred
Experience preparing and presenting oral and written reports
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.
Job Category : Engineering