Engineer Mission AssuranceClearfield, UT

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.

Engineer Mission Assurance

Description

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems (NGAS) is looking for you to join our growing team as an Engineer Mission Assurance. The Mission Assurance team monitors mission assurance program specifications and processes to ensure the mission success of the program and works with the various teams to promote continuous MRB reduction and process improvements are implemented. In addition, we assess program performance and risks to contractual requirements and help to determine resources and activities to ensure compliance.

Our team is exceptionally detail oriented. We work on sophisticated projects in the aerospace industry, producing high-quality work. Each team member has individual assignments, but we work as a united team to identify and resolve potential issues before timelines are impacted. Our team pursues inclusivity, diversity, and balance in both workload and work-life. We feel strongly about treating each other with respect and working with integrity.

Do you enjoy solving problems? Come join our team!

This role may be filled as an Engineer Mission Assurance or Principal Engineer Mission Assurance .

Essential Functions / Responsibilities:

Develop and implement program quality inspection plans,

Work with the Engineering team to ensure that part requirements are correctly described and documented in the production work plans.

Participate with corrective action or improvement teams and promote the use of data to assist in the improvement effort.

Preparation of first article inspection packages for internal approval or presentation to the final customer.

Processing of MRB nonconformances

Supports the Program, Operations, Engineering, and Quality teams with data analytics for improvement processes.

Conduct or support internal audits, process observations, and area assessments.

Interfaces with manufacturing, engineering, customer, vendor, and subcontractor representatives to ensure requirements are met.

Work schedule :

Opening on C shift

Work schedules can vary, with the following shift options:

Shift C Friday - Sunday 12 hr. shift 6:00 am - 6:00 pm

Basic Qualifications:

Engineer Mission Assurance

  • Ability to obtain and maintain DOD Secret Security Clearance special program access

  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM discipline and 2+ years of Quality Engineering and/or Mission Assurance work experience; OR a master's degree and 0+ years of work experience

  • Knowledge of Inspection Plans and First Article Inspections

Principal Engineer Mission Assurance

  • Ability to obtain and maintain DOD Secret Security Clearance special program access

  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM discipline and 5+ years of Quality Engineering and/or Mission Assurance work experience; OR a master's degree and 3+ years of Quality Engineering and/or Mission Assurance work experience; OR a PhD and 0+ years of Quality Engineering and/or Mission Assurance work experience

  • Knowledge of Inspection Plans and First Article Inspections

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Prior aircraft manufacturing experience

  • Ability to read and interpret GD&T drawings

  • Knowledge of Root Cause and Corrective Action methods

  • Knowledge of continuous improvement principles

  • Knowledge of data analysis methods and tools.

  • Background in Composites

  • Active DoD Secret Clearance or Higher

Salary Range: $75,300 - $112,900

Salary Range 2: $92,600 - $139,000

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.