Northrop Grumman Manufacturing Analyst 1 in Palmdale, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.

Aerospace Systems sector is seeking a Manufacturing Analyst to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA Center of Excellence where technology and teamwork come together. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Manufacturing Engineering / Tooling organization working in a collaborative environment while promoting a positive and proactive teamwork environment.

Manufacturing Analyst job duties involve the following: structuring and maintaining bill of material, develop and maintain work instructions (including 3D visual work instructions) that meet manufacturing processes and procedures that are in compliance with customer requirements, implement detailed sequence of operations and specify procedures needed for product builds, investigate and initiate corrective actions and improvements relating to work instructions and identify improvement opportunities through sequence optimization with Manufacturing Engineering concurrence. Supports production, business, and other processes in a team-based manufacturing environment. Performs activities in a variety of cross-functional areas including production planning, continuous improvement, material management, process optimization and liaison. We seek Manufacturing Analysts that use a unique skill set that includes a hands-on approach and act as the production focal point for management of bill of material and production planning within the Aerospace sector.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of Bachelor's Degree

  • Experience withMicrosoft Office Suite (Word, PowerPoint, Excel)

  • Must have the ability to interface/communicate with multiple levels of leadership, Engineering, and Production.

  • Ability to obtain and maintainan active DOD Secret Security Clearance

  • Ability to obtain and maintain Special Program Access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 1 year ofplanning/scheduling, process development, quality, military, or production/manufacturing experience

  • Active in-scope DOD Secret security clearance that has been granted / renewed within the past 5 years

  • Experience creating work instructions and visual aids

  • Experience creating procedures or process manuals

  • CAD experience (CATIA, NX, SolidWorks)

  • Experience working with Manufacturing Execution System (MES)

  • Experience working with Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems (Bill of Materials)

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.