Sr. Principal Engineer
- Palmdale, CA
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 has an opening for a Senior Principal Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA, El Segundo, CA, or Oklahoma, OK.
As a Senior Principal Engineer, you will analyze, research, design, develop, fabrication/assembly support, and/or troubleshoot aeronautical products. The ideal candidate will need to have experience in Material and Processes, Production Support/Liaison, Structural Analysis, Structural Design, and/or Vehicle Subsystems.
Bachelor of Science degree in STEM with a minimum 9 years of related experience; OR Masters of Science degree in Engineering with a minimum 7 years of experience
Minimum 4 years of experience in aerospace vehicle engineering
This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret or Top Secret Clearance as well as Program Special access within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs.
Secret or Top Secret clearance preferred
6 years of experience Materials and Processes in aerospace vehicle engineering
6 years of experience with Structural Analysis and/or Design in aerospace vehicle engineering, especially in composite
6 years of experience in production support liaison in aerospace vehicle engineering with MRB authority
6 years of experience in subsystems in aerospace vehicle engineering
Knowledge of NX, CATIA, Team Center (CPLM), HarnesSYS, Mentor Graphics Capital, and/or similar design tools as applied to aerospace vehicle engineering is preferable.
Knowledge of NASTRAN, PATRAN, FEMAP, ADAMS, ABAQUS, MATLAB, AMESim, and/or similar analysis tools as applied to aerospace vehicle engineering is preferable.
Experience with supplier management
Experience to manage cost and schedule at a professional level
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.
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