Northrop Grumman Engineer Mechanical 4 in San Diego, California

Engineer Mechanical 4

Requisition ID: 18006210

Location(s): United States-California-San Diego

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

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 located in San Diego, CA has an immediate opening for a Mechanical Design Engineer 4 to work on the Air Vehicle Installations Design team.

Essential Functions:

Final signoff from Design engineering for Mechanical and Electrical installations design BTP/Drawing packages.

Perform detailed drawing review to ensure technical quality, sense and suitability of the intended design

Lead a dedicated team of design engineers, ensuring tasking is understood, de-conflicted and non-overlapping within the team.

Generate tasking, plans, estimates and make specific assignments within the team accounting for each team member's current workload.

Develop design implementation approaches based on disparate or incomplete information sets, such as for Change Request Technical Review Board meetings or customer Requests for Proposals and Statements of Work,

Develop detailed mechanical designs within the system's performance and environmental requirements.

Familiarize newer team members with design tools and methodologies, and ensure cross-team constancy in application.

Provide performance feedback for team members to IPT Management.

Establish vehicle layout, high-level equipment placement and packaging.

Serve as primary POC for Production and Retrofit sites for disposition of nonconforming hardware.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math (STEM) along with a minimum of 9 years’ experience in Aerospace Engineering

  • 6 years Aircraft mechanical design using CATIA V5

  • Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerance (GD&T) ASME Y14.5M application.

  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a Department of Defense (DoD) Secret clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Moderate development program where parts you designed were installed on an aircraft

  • Experience with TeamCenter PLM Aerospace and Defense module both for CATIA V5 model management as well as document review and release.

  • Experience on one complete (From Design through Fabrication/Assembly/Installation/Flight) Moderate development program where parts designed were installed on an aircraft

  • Experience in applying good Configuration Management practices

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: Engineer Mechanical 4

Location: California-San Diego

Requisition ID: 18006210