Engineer Structural 2

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.

The Antenna Products Department is looking for a mechanical design engineer to join our department. The selected candidate will have proficiencies in the following areas:
Knowledge of material strengths and properties, design criteria, loading conditions and processes (e.g. non-destructive testing, composite assemblies, etc).
Knowledge with CREO/Pro Engineering, Catia 5, NX or other 3-D cad system.
Knowledge with discrepant hardware process.
Experience with creating and releasing drawing
Knowledge of environmental testing requirements and experience with mechanical testing such as:
Structural static test, thermal cycle test, random & vibration tests to demonstrate qualification / acceptance of spacecraft structures.
Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors of Science in Mechanical, Aerospace, Civil Engineer or other STEM related type degree from an accredited institution
  • Knowledge of spacecraft structures including primary/secondary structure made of metallic, advance composites, and/or Honeycomb materials and construction
  • Knowledge with CREO/Pro Engineering, Catia 5, NX or other 3-D CAD software package
  • Knowledge of discrepant hardware processes
  • Knowledge with creating and releasing drawing
  • Active SCIclearance


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, Civil Engineer or other STEM related type degree from an accredited institution
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience developing space hardware and mechanisms
  • Knowledge of spacecraft structures including primary/secondary structure made of metallic, advance composites, and/or Honeycomb materials and construction
  • Knowledge of Antenna systems and Architecture
  • Knowledge of RF components and assemblies
  • Knowledge of electronics integration, packaging, and cable & harness design
  • Knowledge of A&E Hardware
  • Proficiency with Proficiency with Creo/Pro Engineering, Catia, NX or other 3-D CAD software package
  • Ability to perform trade studies
  • Knowledge of discrepant hardware processes
  • Proficiency with creating and releasing drawing
  • Experience with creating and developing preliminary layouts
  • Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
  • Knowledge of Mathlab or Mathcad
  • Knowledge of environmental testing requirements and experience with mechanical testing
  • Active SSBI Clearance within 5 year scope

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