Northrop Grumman Process Engineer 2 in Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Process Engineer 2

Requisition ID: 18006213

Location(s): United States-Illinois-Rolling Meadows

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Process Engineer, T2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. Our teams work with pride across business units toward a common goal: global security. Together, we protect our troops, public safety, information, and our planet. It's unique work. It's challenging and rewarding. But most of all, it’s work that makes a difference. Join us and broaden your career. We’ll support you with training, employee resource groups, and our shared vision of global security.

This position will be located in Rolling Meadows, IL.

The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Manufacturing Engineering team, where they will work on Infrared Countermeasures suite of products as a Process Engineer.

Job Description:

Provide direct production support to IRCM products including Laser Transmitters, Ultraviolet Sensors, Infrared Sensors and system Processors. Write production documentation and work instructions, equipment procedures, and develop materials. Troubleshoot production problems and apply engineering principles to solve mechanical and manufacturing problems. Develop and design production tooling to improve processes. Develop and introduce new processes and equipment to the production floor. Apply continuous improvement techniques to drive down costs and improve production efficiencies.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors of Science in Mechanical, Electrical, or Optical Engineering, or Physics

with 2 years relevant work experience in a manufacturing or similar environment or a Master degree

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

Must be organized and a team player

Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

Strong mechanical background, communication and computer skills

Knowledge of statistics and/or Six Sigma methods, understanding of GD&T, computer programming experience, familiarity with CAD.

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: Process Engineer 2

Location: Illinois-Rolling Meadows

Requisition ID: 18006213