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Northrop Grumman GBSD Principal Structural Engineer in Roy, Utah

Start your future with a new mission: Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSpace). As a part of the NGSpace Team, you will work with experts that develop systems and solutions to keep our world safe. Together we protect our troops, public safety, information, and our planet. It's unique work. It's challenging and rewarding. But most of all, it's work that makes a difference. 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. Join us and launch your career.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Structural Engineer who will function as a Mechanical Engineer/Structural Analyst to develop finite element models and analyses of infrastructure facilities for ground systems ICBMs for the GBSD program. The qualified candidate will be supporting a team of engineers to model and analyze all the GBSD facilities to the required loading. This includes highly complex loading and modeling using state of the art software. It also includes the testing and validation of designs. The qualified individual applies extensive technical expertise, and has knowledge of other related disciplines. Able to communicate effectively and clearly present technical approaches and findings.

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.

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 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.


Basic Qualifications:

  • BS in Mechanical, Civil or Aerospace Engineering or other related field

  • 5 years of experience performing in a Structural Analyst or related technical discipline with BS and 3 years with MS

  • Secret Clearance required to start

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience working on Intercontinental Ballistic Missile (ICBM) programs or projects,

  • Master's Degree in Mechanical, Civil or Aerospace Engineering

  • Experience with FEM analysis of Concrete Structures

  • Experience with FEM software Abaqus

  • A current DoD Top Secret clearance with capability for SAP access

  • Effectively communicate and present to project and program management, other technical managers

  • Excellent technical writing skills, and team building skills

  • Experience with building codes and specs, especially military construction

  • Experience with dynamics and heat transfer analysis of aerospace structuresNorthrop 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