Northrop Grumman Manufacturing Engineer 3 in Saint Augustine, Florida

Manufacturing Engineer 3

Requisition ID: 18007310

Location(s): United States-Florida-Saint Augustine

US Citizenship Required for this Position: No

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding 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 a lot of fun along the way. 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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems sector is seeking a manufacturing engineer 3 to join our team. The position will be located in Saint Augustine, FL.

The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Manufacturing Engineering Team at the Saint Augustine Aircraft Integration Center of Excellence working in a collaborative environment while promoting a positive, proactive and team working culture. Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Maintains configuration of the aircraft to Engineering requirements

  • Providing guidance to Engineering regarding design concepts and specification requirements to best utilize existing equipment and manufacturing techniques

  • Translates Engineering requirements into a product build package

  • Collaborates with tool design on manufacturing requirements

  • Controls the flow of parts

  • Defines make vs. buy

  • Structures Manufacturing Bill of Material (MBOM)

  • Defines sequence of operations and specifies procedures for product build

  • Develops product build flow for efficiency

  • Ensures manufacturing processes and procedures are in compliance with customer requirements

  • Develops and controls manufacturing processes that are applicable to statistical process control and supporting data collection.

  • Specifies procedures for the fabrication of tools and equipment used to fabricate products

Other responsibilities/day-to-day duties involved in the manufacturing engineer 2 position include:

  • Supports the build and test of product

  • Clears constraints affecting production of aircraft

  • Investigates and initiates corrective actions and improvements in product quality and efficiency.

  • Collaborates with tool design to ensure product build is repeatable

  • Oversees the integration of new aircraft assembly technologies and processes

  • Candidate demonstrates the skill and ability to perform moderately complex professional tasks

  • Provides solutions to a variety of technical problems of increasing scope and complexity as assigned

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 5 years of engineering experience OR

  • Master’s Degree in STEM and 3 years of Engineering experience

  • Experience with MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Manufacturing Engineering experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Structure, Electrical or Final Assembly Aircraft Fabrication and Assembly

  • Tooling Concepts

  • Project Management

  • Six Sigma and LEAN Manufacturing Principles

  • Catia or NX CAD Experience

  • Basic understanding of concepts related to typical manufacturing systems such as: MRP, kitting, batch sizing, configuration control and work flow routings

  • Prior Manufacturing Engineering liaison experience

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Manufacturing Engineer 3

Location: Florida-Saint Augustine

Requisition ID: 18007310