Northrop Grumman Engineer Structural 5 in Redondo Beach, California

Engineer Structural 5

Requisition ID: 18009746

Location(s): United States-California-Redondo Beach

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance 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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Engineer Structural - 5 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

Selected candidate will lead a team of 6 Thermal engineers on design, analysis, and test of antenna and electronics hardware.

Candidate will be responsible for leading and performing thermal analysis on space-based hardware using industry standard thermal analysis software/tools. Must possess an advanced understanding of the principles of radiation and conduction heat transfer in conjunction with environmental heating effects and parameters associated with spaceflight applications.

Responsibilities include development of active and passive thermal designs using numerical solutions and hand calculations, preparation of technical documents and PowerPoint presentations, establishing test parameters for thermal testing, test monitoring and correlation of test results to model predictions. Demonstrate the skill and ability to perform professional tasks. Ability to collaborate in and lead in team environment. Ability to prioritize and adjust tasks to accomplish the project result. Ability to prioritize multiple responsibilities and/or accomplishing them simultaneously. Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems and develop solutions.

Basic Qualifications:

- Bachelor’s degree from accredited institution

- 14 years of engineering experience

- An active in-scope DoD SSBI/SCI clearance with the ability to obtain program access

Preferred Qualifications:

- Design, analysis and integration experience of spacecraft thermal systems

- Experience using thermal analysis tools (SINDA/G, SINDA/FLUENT, TSS)

- Experience using aerospace standard design tools (NX, CATIA)

- MS in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering with 12 years of engineering experience

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Engineer Structural 5

Location: California-Redondo Beach

Requisition ID: 18009746