Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Composites Design Engineer (Active and Currrent Security Clearance Required)

Clearfield, UT
Engineering and Sciences


Job Description

Job ID: TS20181604-45122

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.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Group in Clearfield, Utah is seeking an experienced Composites Design Engineer

Role description & Responsibilities:

Highly motivated design engineer with experience designing composite structures and assemblies for military and/or commercial aircraft. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the design of laminates, sandwich structures, and bonded and bolted assemblies. Skills should include relationally linked modeling, establishing datum schemes for assemblies, and performing tolerance stackup analysis.

Experience Requirements:

  • MUST HAVE AN ACTIVE SECURITY CLEARANCE TO BE CONSIDERED FOR THIS ROLE
  • Must have an active clearance with an investigation within the last 4.5 years (or 4 years 6 months)
  • BS in Engineering with a minimum of  7 years related experience in design engineering function
  • Minimum of 6 years of experience with Siemens NX or Catia V5 for component and assembly design
  • Experience leading a team of engineers
  • Assembly level design including establishment of data schemes and tolerance analysis
  • Knowledge of composite materials and manufacturing processes
  • Ability to work in a fast paced dynamic environment as part of a multi-discipline team

Experience Preferred:

  • Definition of layups and ply patterns with Fibersim
  • CAD automation, programming, script writing
  • Previous experience in aerospace manufacturing facility

Skills & Qualifications:

  • Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a team
  • Excellent communication skills are required.
  • Ability to make sound decisions
  • Ability to multi-task
  • Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively

Education/Certifications:

  • BS degree in Civil, Mechanical, Aerospace Engineering, or related

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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Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 5-8 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Flight