Requisition ID: R10084703
Location: Elkridge, MD, USA
Citizenship Required: United States Citizenship
Clearance Type: Interim Secret
Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
Shift: Days (United States of America)
Travel Required: No
Positions Available: 1
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.
Designs manufacturing processes, procedures and production layouts for assemblies, equipment installation, processing, machining, and material handling. Designs arrangement of machines within plant facilities to ensure most efficient and productive layout. Designs sequence of operations and specifies procedures for the fabrication of tools and equipment and other functions that affect product performance. Adapts machine or equipment design to factory and production conditions. May incorporate inspection and test requirements into the production plan. Inspects performance of machinery, 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 and may develop those techniques. Provides guidance to engineering regarding design concepts and specification requirements to best utilize equipment and manufacturing techniques. Ensures processes and procedures are in compliance with regulations.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Manufacturing Engineer to join its Lifecycle Sustainment Operations (LCSO) team within the Manufacturing Organization. This team member will support our Industrial Engineering platform as well. This position is located in Elkridge, Maryland.
The LCSO team supports electronic testing and repair operations for multiple programs for both DoD and foreign military customers. The LCSO executes low volume production; typically, production of spare LRUs, prototype manufacturing; developing one-off components, systems, or test sets to support engineering development, and full systems integration for products.
Designs manufacturing processes, procedures and production layouts for assemblies, equipment installation, processing, machining, and material handling.
Develop process documentation for new and existing systems’ Bonding, Mechanical Fabrication, Coating, and Additive Manufacturing
Work with the chief engineer to develop repair procedures
Evaluate incoming production for feasibility and process definition
Define fabrication process based on component features, materials, and dimensions
Create and maintain work instructions
Designs sequence of operations and specifies procedures for the fabrication of tools and equipment and other functions that affect product performance.
Develop equipment maintenance and provide an interface to BWI for equipment maintenance
Assist with the maintenance of the environmental test equipment
Work with the Industrial Engineering group to support routing development and other IE activities
Support ongoing expansion of LCSO; multiple moves and build outs, provide an interface to facilities
Designs arrangement of machines within plant facilities to ensure most efficient and productive layout.
Providing supplier support, as needed, to resolve issues within supply base
Providing Request for Proposal (RFP) input specifically as it relates to Non-Recurring Engineering (NRE) requirement such as tooling, capital equipment and/or new process development
The chosen candidate must be able to multi-task in a fast-paced, dynamic, and high visibility environment; work well in a team environment; and have excellent written and verbal communication skills. This team member will have a lead Engineer to support training and development. This position may be filled as a Manufacturing Engineer based on the qualifications listed below:
Basic Qualifications for a Manufacturing Engineer:
Bachelor’s degree or higher in Engineering or related STEM area. At least 1 year Manufacturing experience is preferred
Must have fluency in MS Office software applications
Drafting/modeling experience using a CAD software
Candidate must be able to obtain a Secret security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a prerequisite)
Familiarity with J-STD and MIL-STD requirements
3D modeling experience in Unigraphics/NX
Experience with the Teamcenter Manufacturing tool suite and Manufacturing Process Planning
Familiarity with Statistical Process Control (SPC), and 6 sigma concepts for process development and control
Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
Salary Range: $73,600 USD – $110,400 USD
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.
The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Northrop Grumman / Equal Opportunity Employer
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