Northrop Grumman Engineer Manufacturing 2 in El Segundo, California

Engineer Manufacturing 2

Requisition ID: 18004035

Location(s): United States-California-El Segundo

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of much technological advancement in our nation’s history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.

As a member of the Aerospace Systems Manufacturing Technology Development team, the selected candidate will identify, develop, and validate manufacturing plans, processes, and procedures for production and prototype programs. Defines and develops manufacturing processes to factory and production conditions. Designs sequence of operations, specifies procedures, and develops cost estimates for the fabrication of tools and equipment and other functions that affect product cost, quality, and performance. Technology area of focus would be Additive Manufacturing (3D printing) with a focus on Polymers.

Develops production and test requirements for verification, validation, and transition to production. Inspects performance of processes, equipment, and tools to verify their efficiency, and investigates and initiates corrective action of problems and deficiencies to ensure product quality. Develops manufacturing processes that are applicable to statistical process control, systems engineering, six-sigma and may develop those techniques. Provides input regarding design concepts and specification requirements for producibility and affordability techniques. Ensures processes and procedures are in compliance with regulations.

This position requires the applicant to provide solutions to a variety of technical problems of moderate scope and complexity with competance in understanding metallics, composites, and additive manufacturing per design/engineering drawings.

Position requires ability to manage technical projects and interfacing with other engineering disciplines. Provides input regarding design concepts and specification requirements to best utilize equipment and manufacturing techniques. Ensures processes and procedures are in compliance with regulations. Contributes to the completion of milestones associated with specific projects.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree (or Higher) in an Engineering discipline or equivalent STEM degree

  • 2 years of experience with aerospace engineering, manufacturing, fabrication, or assembly operations.

  • Experience with Additive Manufacturing

  • Proficient in MS office software products (Word, Excel, Power Point, Project)

  • Active DoD secret clearance

  • Ability to obtain SAR program access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in the development, capture, and or execution of R&D technology initiatives.

  • Experience with Technical project management

  • Experience making Technical presentations

  • 2 years of experience with Polymer based additive manufacturing

  • Secret Clearance with SAR program access

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.

Title: Engineer Manufacturing 2

Location: California-El Segundo

Requisition ID: 18004035