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Northrop Grumman GBSD - Principal Mechanical Engineer - Transportation Systems in Roy, Utah

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Principal Mechanical Engineer to join the Product Support Team to support Transportation Systems Development. This position will be located in Roy, UT and 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 possess strong structural and dynamics analysis skills to support development of the GBSD major maintenance vehicles. The candidate will have demonstrated background in structural and dynamic analysis including use of FEA tools as well as strong oral and written communication skills to document and present results.

The candidate will be responsible for performing structural and dynamic analyses during all phases of vehicle development including requirements development, concept creation, design analysis, and verification testing. Ensures that supplier designs are capable of meeting requirements by directly supporting supplier and performing independent assessments. Must possess the ability to tackle complex issues, perform multiple types of analysis, and work directly with vehicles leads to provide timely support.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts

This positions 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.



Basic Qualifications:

• Minimum 5 years of experience with a Bachelor's degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math) discipline; 3 years with a Master's degree; 0 years with a PhD

• Proficient with 3D design / 2D drawing CAD utilizing NX or similar software

• Proficient in performing static and dynamic FEA utilizing ANSYS, Abaqus or similar software

• Active DoD Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

• Master's degree in STEM related discipline

• Proficient with Teamcenter

• Active DoD Top Secret clearance

• Prior experience in Aerospace industry

• Prior experience with vehicle dynamic analysis

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.

Job Category : Engineering