Engineer 2 (Palmdale, Active Secret)

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.

We are seeking a well qualified Engineer 2 to support our Palmdale CA site. Selected candidate must utilize a Systems Engineering approach to establish Support Equipment functional and performance requirements and advance through the solution concept of development, hardware design, manufacture and test phases. Applicants must be familiar with Computer Aided Design tools (CATIA preferred) and be experienced with detail and assembly level design. chosen candidate will be responsible to ensure that Support Equipment requirements are coordinated with Integrated Product Team members, as well as with subcontractors and using customers. Selected candidate must be eager to learn, self- motivated and possess excellent interpersonal, and communication skills and also be proficient with the Microsoft Office tool suite. Selected candidate must possess related experience and possess a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering or similar technical degree.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering, Electrical Engineering or another technical degree and at least 2 years of mechanical engineering/or electrical or another engineering experience. Must have a current and active Secret clearance. Must be able to obtain/maintain special program access. Must be familiar with Computer Aided Design tools i.e CATIA.


Ability to comprehend and analyze complex problems and develop solutions.

Ability to apply and/or develop technologies, scientific principles, theories and concepts.

Physical Qualifications:

Able to ascend and descend maintenance platforms during test operations.

On occasion access confined work space to support equipment evaluation activities.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's degree. Knowledge of aircraft maintenance and Support Equipment. Familiar with TeamCenter release process tool.

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.

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