Ground Systems Sustainment Contract (GSSC) Principal Mechanical Engineer (11484) Roy, UT

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world's biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Principal Mechanical Engineer . This position is in our Ground Mechanical Sustainment Team of the Minuteman III Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) System in support of the Ground Systems Sustainment Contract (GSSC) program and the United States Air Force (USAF) customer. This position will be located on campus in Roy, UT .

What You'll Get To Do:

  • Provide technical contribution and leadership for new component/tool design, requirements definition, design for manufacturing, refurbishment processes.

  • Interact and work daily with the government customer to ensure projects expectations are met and schedules are kept.

  • Understand USAF processes, procedures, and requirements; develop mechanical integration approaches based on required instructions.

  • Provides for the technical development of Junior Mechanical Engineers.

  • Performs functional analysis, system level analysis, detailed trade studies, and data analytics.

  • Manage development to meet program milestones, including managing risk and opportunities.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts

This positions standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off. This role may offer a competitive relocation assistance package.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) with 5 years' experience; 3 years' experience with a Master's degree; or 0 years' experience with a PhD

  • Must be a US Citizen with ability to obtain a DoD Secret clearance

  • Must be able to Travel up to 25%

  • Demonstrated experience with working with government customer to meet program expectations in a timely and efficient manner

  • ICBM, Aerospace, or DoD program experience that demonstrates leadership, interpersonal skills, and written/verbal communication skills

  • Experience performing CAD modeling with design tools such as Siemens NX or similar

  • Knowledge/experience of Systems Engineering/Life Cycle Design, GD&T, and manufacturing

  • Experience working with subcontractors and outside vendors to support engineering and manufacturing activities

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Must be able to work independently, function in a dynamic environment, and be flexible to changing direction

  • Excellent interpersonal, written communication, and presentation skills, including the ability to clearly communicate complex concepts

  • Proficiency with Siemens NX and Team Center (CPLM)

  • Experience with 3D model based drawings

  • GD&T training/familiarization

  • Exposure to missile programs and/or ICBM MMIII Legacy Systems

Salary Range: $82,000 - $123,000

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.