Manufacturing Engineer 1

Northrop Grumman Missions Systems seeks a Manufacturing Engineer 1 to join the Avionics & Tactical Networks (ATN) team located at the Kearny Mesa Spectrum Center campus in San Diego, CA.

Our expertise is in delivering complex equipment to enable modern battlefields and support aviation missions. Our focus is on the world of avionics, radio, and electronic warfare product application to enable networked communications. As part of the corporation's business focus area on Communications, we are the equipment providers.' Our team of communication systems experts is developing next-generation ground radios for land forces, and our Electronic Warfare subject matter experts are creating the next generation of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) countermeasures to keep our soldiers safe when in harm's way.

Manufacturing Engineer:

Analyzes production processes and output quality to improve efficiencies in production yields and throughput.
Develops work measurement systems and reports performance.
Maintains labor standards; performs ergonomic studies, safety initiatives, facility layout, capacity analysis, and process simulation.
Supports capital equipment studies and proposal activity.
Defines and executes process improvement projects aligned with business strategies.
Contributes to the completion of organizational projects and goals.
Requires interface and coordination with other Production support departments.

Basic Qualifications:

BS in Industrial Technology, Industrial Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, or other related STEM technical field with a minimum of 1 year of industry experience.
6 Sigma / Lean professional certification and/or proven experience.
Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Project, and Power Point, and Simul8 or comparable simulation software.
Must be able to obtain/maintain a DOD Secret clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

Prior experience leading Lean and 6 Sigma initiatives.
Experience in an electronics manufacturing environment.
Experience with SAP or other shop floor control systems.
Knowledgeable in data structures and database programming.
Background in supporting technical disciplines in Industrial Engineering and Manufacturing Engineering is
a plus.

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.${descr2}${descr3}

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