Northrop Grumman Corporation is offering a challenging and rewarding career as a Mechanical Engineer 3 within the Mission Systems Sector located at the Rolling Meadows - Illinois facility.
This position will support the development, build, and test validation of ruggedized electronic equipment for military applications. The candidate will work within the Mechanical & Optical Technology organization. It is a high performing organization that values its employees and has a strong sense of purpose tied to the vision of Northrop Grumman: To be the most trusted provider of systems and technologies that ensure the security and the freedom of our nation and its allies. The candidate will be able to grow personally and professionally in an ethical and inclusive environment, while being an important part of a great team. The engineer will be responsible for solving challenging technical problems with innovative solutions that meet performance, cost, and schedule requirements. These skills may be applied at any phase of the product life cycle, including requirements analysis, concept design, detailed design, manufacture, and environmental test. The engineer will serve on engineering teams, and interface with related disciplines and customers/stakeholders. Strong communication skills are required for success in all phases of the role. The engineer will also contribute to the development of junior engineers and the overall knowledge base and skill level of the organization via coaching, knowledge transfer, and process improvement activities.
The engineer may be responsible for technical contribution and/or program/team leadership. Technical contribution will require demonstration of at least one of the following skills: advanced thermal analysis, advanced structural analysis, microelectronics design, aircraft modification (Group A) design, or opto-mechanical design. In a project/team leadership role, the engineer will be responsible for team leadership, stakeholder and cross-functional interface, technical direction, requirements definition and management, cost and schedule performance, and process adherence.
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