Northrop Grumman Engineer Material Process 5 in Redondo Beach, 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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Material Process Engineer 5 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

The PM&P Lead is responsible for the selection, qualification, processing, and testing of the materials employed to meet mission requirements. The applicant will have a strong background in EEE parts, materials, and assembly processes. This PM&P background is necessary to support design, fabrication, and integration and test (I&T) activities. The PM&P Lead will also support failure investigations and prepare deliverable documentation. In addition to their technical qualifications, the PM&P Lead will be the primary PM&P interface with program and customer management and must possess excellent communication skills. The ideal candidate will have familiarity with the integration and test of spacecraft and will have experience with budget management.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an accredited institution and 14 years of engineering experience in an aerospace environment OR

  • Practical working experience with supporting ongoing integration and test (I&T) activities

  • Demonstrated knowledge in parts, materials and process selection, manufacturing support, failure analysis, and processing of materials and processing for space hardware

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an accredited institution and 12 years of engineering experience in an aerospace environment

  • Strong background in EEE parts, materials, processes, radiation, chemistry, budget responsibility is desired

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