Northrop Grumman Manufacturing Engineer in Lanham, Maryland
Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.
Northrop Grumman is looking for a Manufacturing Engineer to join our dynamic and diverse team environment in Lanham, Maryland .
Responsible for all Manufacturing engineering aspects of high reliability programs to ensure mission success
Develops, modifies, applies and maintains manufacturing systems and protocols for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials product
Collaborates with all engineering disciplines and manufacturing functions to ensure efficient production of the highest quality product
Devises and implements methods and procedures for manufacturing, inspecting, testing and evaluating products and production equipment
Designs and analyzes manufacturing and testing processes, mechanisms and equipment
Performs statistical analysis to assess the performance of equipment, processes and functions
Determines area of possible improvement and documents all required actions to improve the product/process
Employee will participate in program start up duties including production readiness, design, drawing and process reviews
Additionally, employee will be responsible for the creation of process planning work orders to direct the production for each piece of hardware that is produced
Once hardware is on the production floor the employee will work with the floor operators to answer any questions and solve technical issues in real time
Coordinate with all supporting functional areas in order to determine the best solution for the product to maintain the highest levels of quality
Conduct briefings and technical meetings for top management and customer representatives
The Manufacturing Engineer should have a demonstrated track record of working and communicating with upper management/customer representative as well as a self-starter and able to work independently with minimal supervisor oversight.
A Bachelor's degree in a STEM(Science/Technology/Engineering/Mathematics) related field with a minimum of 2 years related engineering experience OR a Master's degree in a STEM (Science/Technology/Engineering/Mathematics) related field
Experience in a production/ manufacturing environment in an engineering capacity
Knowledge and familiarity of AS9100 or similar external compliance audit certification
Process creation and compliance experience
Statistical Process Control experience
A U.S. Citizenship
5 years of spaceflight industry experience in electronic assembly, J-STD-001, or NASA-STD-8739-2.
Green belt certified
Experience dispositioning of non-conforming material, work plan review, manufacturing readiness review, and root cause/corrective action analysis
Visual Basic Programming knowledge
Gauge R&R working knowledge
Experience withprogramming SMT Equipment
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.
Job Category : Engineering