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 products include launch vehicles, propulsion systems, missile products, subsystems and defense electronics, precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition, satellites and space components and services, and advanced aerospace structures. Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is currently seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer (2/3) to join our team in Plymouth, MN. If you are a dynamic and motivated professional looking to join an innovative team, working on cutting-edge technology this may be the position for you.
The role will function as a design engineer, supporting programs for the Fuzing and Warheads Development Group
. You will work with other engineers, technicians, program managers and administrative personnel to accomplish program goals and objectives. Position Summary:
Researches, plans, designs and develops mechanical products and systems such as instruments, controls, robots, engines, machines and mechanical, thermal hydraulic or heat transfer systems for production, transmission, measurement, and use of energy. Applies research to the planning, design, development, and testing of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems, instruments, controls, engines, and/or machines. This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below. Basic Qualifications Level 2:
BS in Engineering, preferably Mechanical or Aerospace and 2 years of related engineering design experience.
U.S. Citizenship: must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance. Basic Qualifications Level 3:
BS in Engineering, preferably Mechanical or Aerospace and 5 years of related engineering design experience.
U.S. Citizenship: must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance. Additional Qualifications:
Previous experience in the defense or aerospace industry.
Understanding of finite element analysis codes such as ANSYS or ABAQUS for structural analysis of designs.
Six Sigma and design for assembly / design for manufacturing (DFA/DFM) experience.
Mechanical skills and exposure to Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
Strong communication skills, verbal and written.
Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment. What to Expect:
We offer highly competitive salaries, an array of benefits to give you the support you need, and the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that is professional, creative and ?exible. Location:
Why consider a move to Plymouth, MN? Excellent schools, affordable housing, low crime, and an active outdoor culture just to name a few. Yes, winter can be brutal, but Plymouth boasts more than half a dozen lakes, extensive trails and parks and plenty of shopping, entertainment & sporting activities. When the weather is warm, local outdoor activity is thriving! With affordable cost of living, low unemployment, low crime, diverse recreation and schools ranked among the best in the U.S. - there is a lot to love about this area!
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.