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Northrop Grumman Structural/Principal Structural Engineer in Sunnyvale, California

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is a trusted provider of mission-enabling solutions for global security. Our Engineering and Sciences (E&S) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

The Structures and Acoustics Group of Northrop Grumman Marine Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Structural or Principal Structural Engineer based out of Sunnyvale, CA or Annapolis, MD.

With Northrop Grumman's Marine Systems, you will play a critical role in the development of products for the United States Navy. You will work with fellow engineers to solve the toughest challenges in the industry and deliver world-class performance.

Your duties may include:

• Develop component and system level finite element models using Hypermesh and post process analysis results using Hyperview, Matlab and Excel.

• Perform linear finite element static, vibration, modal and direct frequency response, and response spectra analyses using NASTRAN.

• Perform nonlinear static and transient finite element analyses using Abaqus.

• Perform fatigue, fracture mechanics, weld, bolting, and buckling calculations.

This is a dual level requisition which can be filled as a Structural Engineer or Principal Structural Engineer. This position can also be located in either Sunnyvale, CA or Annapolis, MD.



Basic Qualifications:

Structural Engineer:

• Bachelor of Science (BS) in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics (STEM) discipline with 2 or more years applicable experience; or a Masters of Science in a STEM discipline with no experience

• Experience in performing a wide variety of finite element analysis solution types

• Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance

Principal Structural Engineer:

• Bachelors of Science in a Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics discipline with 5 or more years applicable experience; or a Master of Science (MS) in a STEM discipline with 3 years of experience

• Experience in performing a wide variety of finite element analysis solution types

• Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

• MS in a relevant engineering discipline.

• Experience in developing large system level finite element models using a wide variety of element types.

• Experience in performing a variety of classical and finite element analysis solution types.

• Experience with the following software tools: NX, Hypermesh, NASTRAN, Abaqus, Matlab.

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your benefits will include the following:

Health Plan

Savings Plan

Paid Time Off

Additional benefits

Education Assistance

Training and Development

9/80 Schedule at Many Sites

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 90,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 27 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.

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.

Job Category : Engineering