Northrop Grumman Parts, Materials, and Process Engineer 3 in Redondo Beach, California

Parts, Materials, and Process Engineer 3

Requisition ID: 18005405

Location(s): United States-California-Redondo Beach

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: No

At Northrop Grumman, our employeeshave incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and spacethat impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come.Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and ourunderstanding 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 alot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity,cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have aninsatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are notonly part of history, they’re making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systemsis seeking a Parts, Materials, and Process Engineer 3 to work in Redondo Beach,California.

ThisPM&P Engineer will be tasked with supporting the Metallurgy and MetalsProcessing section. The ideal candidate will have technical working experiencewith heat treatment, brazing, welding, forging, and/or chemical processing.

ThePM&P Engineer analyzes, researches, designs and develops materials andtheir related fabrication and application processes to develop and optimizematerials for use in engineering design of and/or application in structures,systems and subsystems. This individual applies principles of chemistry,physics, and material behavior to develop metallic, non-metallic and compositematerial and processing specifications, fabrication and assembly processes. Thecandidate develops, analyzes and applies material properties and designallowables, processing processes and quality engineering specifications.

Essential Functions

  • Materialanalysis

  • Failureanalysis of components, systems, and subsystems

  • Materiallife predictions

  • Definitionand requirement specifications.

  • Reviewand approve subcontractor material processing procedures


  • Bachelors of Science degree in a STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an accreditedinstitution and 5 years of engineering experience in an aerospaceenvironment OR

  • Masters of Science degree in a STEM(Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) field from an accreditedinstitution and 3 years of engineering experience in an aerospaceenvironment

  • Practical working experience with heattreatment and chemical processing

  • Technical experience with materialanalysis, failure analysis, and component analysis

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoDSecret Security Clearance and SCI access


  • Masters’ Degree in ElectricalEngineering, Physics, or Computer Science

  • Possesses strong leadershipqualities, as well as strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Active In-Scope Secret SecurityClearance with SCI Program Access

  • Experience applying principles inmaterial behavior to develop metallic processing specifications

Northrop Grumman is committed to hiringand retaining a diverse workforce. We are proud to be an EqualOpportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, making decisions without regard torace, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, maritalstatus, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any otherprotected class. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Parts, Materials, and Process Engineer 3

Location: California-Redondo Beach

Requisition ID: 18005405