Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Sr Manufacturing Engineer III Assembly (Current-Active Security Clearance Required)

Clearfield, UT
Engineering and Sciences


Job Description

Job ID: TS20182802-44189

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 looking for a Manufacturing Engineer

Support assembly and installation of composite and metallic components into larger aerospace assemblies.  Work closely with operations personnel to develop manufacturing solutions and solve production issues component and sub assembly installation, line drilling, power feed drilling, fastened assembly of composite and metallic structures, structural and non-structural bonding, hydraulic component installation, electrical component installation, and functional test of electrical and hydraulic systems.  Learn and understand requirements to determine product impacts and recommend disposition of the parts.  Work in a cross functional team to develop and implement process improvements.

Requirements & Qualifications:

  • Active Secret DoD Clearance within 5 ½ years of last investigation
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Aerospace, Mechanical, Manufacturing, Chemical  Engineering or related and 4 years of applicable experience
  • Experience in working with aerospace specifications and drawings
  • Experience supporting an aerospace manufacturing process with the necessary materials, tooling, and equipment
  • Knowledge of root cause / corrective action processes and techniques
  • Functional knowledge of production control systems (SAP/Visual Mfg/etc)
  • Experience authoring, modifying and auditing procedures
  • Experience planning and streamlining manufacturing processes
  • Good organizational skills and ability to work with minimal direction
  • Excellent computer skills.  Skilled in working with Microsoft Office applications
  • Strong problem solving skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Aerospace assembly and component installation experience including drilling and fastened assembly experience
  • Structural and non-structural bonding experience
  • Experience with systems installation (hydraulic and electrical systems)
  • Experience in the use of NX 10

Competencies for Success:

  • Ability to multitask and prioritize
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Initiative, self-starter, adaptable, and high motivation for excellence
  • High energy, results oriented, self-motivated / self-reliant, team player
  • Strong interpersonal skills with ability to interface with an organization at all levels
  • Ability to work in a dynamic, fast paced environment

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: 3-5 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Flight