Northrop Grumman Manufacturing Engineer 3 in Cincinnati, Ohio

Manufacturing Engineer 3

Join Northrop Grumman Xetron, part of Mission Systems sector, focused on the development of new capabilities for our military and intelligence customers around the globe.

Remember when you were eager about getting to work because of the excitement of the challenge, the importance of the solution, and the fun you had with your team? Xetron is that kind of place! As a small Operating Unit of the larger Northrop Grumman Corporation located in Cincinnati Ohio , Xetron is a rare example of a company with a small business culture operating collaboratively with its larger business parent. This unique relationship offers employees the ability to literally know everyone at the site at a personal level.

We are seeking a cleared or clearable Manufacturing Engineer who is self-motivated, energetic with knowledge and experience in Assembly and Production . This role will support on-going programs and rapidly growing business.

The selected candidate will:

  • Provide technical direction and support for the assembly production areas

  • Design manufacturing processes, procedures and production layouts for electronic assemblies, equipment installation, processing, machining and material handling.

  • Design the sequence of operations and specifying the procedures for the fabrication of tools and equipment and other functions that affect product performance

  • Requires the ability to troubleshoot complex manufacturing issues and improve/refine existing manufacturing processes for personnel and equipment.

  • Be responsible for implementing a continuous improvement program that improves efficiency and affordability, while incorporating technologies and processes that aligns Manufacturing operations to improving industry standards.

  • Inspect the performance of machinery, equipment, and tools to verify their efficiency, and investigates and initiates corrective action of problems and deficiencies to ensure product quality.

  • Ensure processes and procedures are in compliance with regulations.

  • Collaborate with multiple functions and managers to achieve program requirements and manufacturing goals.

  • Compose process documentation, such as work instructions and will generate spreadsheets to analyze data


Basic Qualifications:

  • BS in an engineering discipline with 5+ years' experience in a manufacturing environment.

  • US Citizen and the ability to obtain and maintain a TS clearance is required. Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with SAP or other shop floor control system.

  • MS in and engineering discipline with 3 years' experience in an electronics manufacturing environment.

  • Active Top Secret clearance

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.