Northrop Grumman Industrial Engineer 2 in Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Industrial Engineer 2

Requisition ID: 18005967

Location(s): United States-Illinois-Rolling Meadows

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems has an opening for an Industrial Engineer I/II to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in Rolling Meadows, IL and will report to the site Industrial Engineering Manager.

Job Responsibilities

Analyzes and designs sequence of operations and work flow to improve efficiencies in plant and production facilities.

Establishes methods for maximum utilization of production facilities and personnel. Conducts studies pertaining to cost control, cost reduction, inventory control, and production record systems. On the basis of these studies, develops and implements plans for revisions to operating methods, staffing requirements. Maintains datasets and generates metrics that provide for the measurement of program and functional schedule and cost performance.

Identifies areas for improvement and develops action plans and monitors progress for corrective actions to increase manufacturing and labor performance.

May assist facilities engineers with capacity analysis and the planning and design of facilities.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) with preference to Industrial Engineering degree.

  • Experience with large data sets, interpreting trends and statistical analysis.

  • Demonstrate highly effective interpersonal and collaborative skills.

  • US Citizen and ability to obtain DoD Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two years professional experience in Manufacturing, Industrial Engineering and Lean concepts.

  • Experience in defense, aerospace, or automotive industries.

  • Experience with SAP or other Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems.

  • Experience with querying database using SQL.

  • Experience with Minitab creating control charts and box plots.

  • Experience with Tableau creating dashboards and visualizations.

  • Six Sigma Green Belt Certified.

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Industrial Engineer 2

Location: Illinois-Rolling Meadows

Requisition ID: 18005967