Northrop Grumman GBSD Principal Engineer Structural in Roy, Utah
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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Principal Structural Engineer . This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.
What You'll Get To Do:
The selected candidate will become part of the GBSD Command and Launch Team (CLT) and will focus on development, production and deployment of Launch Equipment mechanical subsystems. This will include large shock isolated systems that protect equipment from large shock environments. This role will include the following responsibilities:
•Analyze, research, and develop structural engineering specifications for metallic, non-metallic and composite structures in all phases of the product life cycle from preliminary design to sustainment
•Analyses of the structures could include loads and dynamics, stress, stability, fatigue, and thermal
•Analyses will be performed utilizing hand calculations and or finite element software packages such as Nastran and Abaqus
•When finite element models (FEMs) are appropriate, critical thinking skills will be required to develop a FEM to capture appropriate behavior of complex non-linear structures
•Due to the complex nature of the systems analyzed, the position requires working closely with multiple engineering disciplines including but not limited to Computational Fluid Mechanics, System Engineering, and Mechanical Design to achieve program objectives in a timely manner
•Additional work responsibilities may include task planning, conducting technical peer reviews, and mentoring junior engineers
•Interface with AF customer
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
• Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
• Educational Assistance
• Life Insurance
• Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
• Paid Time Off
• Health & Wellness Resources
• Employee Discounts
This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.
Job Category : Engineering