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Sr. Principal Engineer Mechani

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 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 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.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

Some of the world's most technically advanced products are manufactured by employees, who work within Northrop Grumman Missions Systems, a leading provider of sensor systems for a variety of global security applications, including situational awareness and self-protection.

Northrop Grumman manufacturing plants are highly-automated, cutting-edge centers of excellence where employees leverage the latest technology, including the strategic use of automation, 3-D printing and robotics. There are a myriad of job functions associated, either directly or indirectly, with the manufacture of our products that range from machinists, engineers, operation program managers, and quality inspectors.

Our mission is to deliver differentiated value to our programs, by manufacturing products with the highest possible quality at the most affordable rate. Search our current job openings and join us to be at the front line of innovation.

What You'll get to Do:

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The Mechanical Engineer 4 is responsible for the design and development of mechanical structures which include interfacing with system and hardware design teams. Has ultimate responsibility for the delivery of technically compliant work products within the resource, cost and schedule constraints established in the project's Hardware Development Plan. Other responsibilities include performing heat transfer, vibration, stress/fatigue, durability analyses and testing, as required.

Roles and Responsibilities:

Applies extensive technical expertise, and has full knowledge of other related disciplines. Able to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings. Develop technical solutions to complex problems which require the regular use of ingenuity and creativity. Work is performed without appreciable direction. Exercises considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment. Completed work is reviewed from a relatively long- term perspective, for desired results.

Providing detailed designs of aircraft systems and installations and leading the completion of program projects.

Should possess a strong understanding of electrical-mechanical component design principles of mechanical engineering and the understanding of structural, electrical, and thermal relationships.

SolidWorks CAD design and simulation analysis.

Candidate must be able to meet aggressive/accelerated schedule deadlines.

Contribute to the development of engineering schedules.

Provide mentorship to junior level and intern MEs.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

Minimum Education / Experience: 9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD.

Ability to use a standard desktop (PC) computer and Windows-based tools to produce original documents including drawings, plans, procedures and reports.

Technical writing skills.

Ability to work productively in a team environment .

Must possess effective oral and written communication skills in order to communicate well and interact successfully with all levels of the organization.

US citizenship required. Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance.

Experience with Visio and SolidWorks.

This position requires physical ability to maneuver around equipment in test labs and on ships and aircraft; verbal acuity toclearly communicate with personnel; and manual dexterity sufficient to use keyboards and control panels.

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

SolidWorks CAD 3D design plus full detail drawings, 3+ years of full time experience.

Experience with airborne communication aircraft including payload rack installations, equipment and operations, platform systems integration and ground and flight testing.

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 package will include the following:

* Health Plan

* Savings Plan

* Paid Time Off

* Additional benefits

o Education Assistance

o Training and Development

https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx




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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
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San Diego, California
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