Sr. Principal Reliability Engineer

Northrop Grumman manufactures some of the world's most technically advanced products. Our manufacturing plants are highly-automated, cutting-edge centers of excellence where employees leverage the latest technology, including the strategic use of automation, 3-D printing and robotics. There are a myriad of job functions associated with the manufacture of our products that range from machinists, engineers, operation program managers, and quality inspectors.

Our mission is to deliver differentiated value to our programs, by manufacturing products with the highest possible quality at the most affordable rate. Search our current job openings and join us to be at the front line of innovation.

The Operations Support Reliability Engineering team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Principal Reliability Engineer based out of Salt Lake City, UT.

What You'll get to Do:

Product Line Support:
? Monitor System Test Yields
? Work with Systems Engineering on Root Cause and Corrective Actions (RCCA) as well as Improvement initiatives
? Run Systems Failure Review Boards and monthly report-out meetings with factory management

Overhaul & Repair Support:
? Contract reporting of field failures
? Review of systems for appropriate field failure disposition and rework
? Monitor for trends and initiate RCCA Investigation as appropriate

Special Product Line Support:
? Support of Manufacturing Stop Orders to drive resolution and understand impact to product reliability
? White Papers
? Risk/Reliability Assessments or Analysis
? Support Material Review Board (MRB) Dispositions
? Analyze Field Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)

Advisor for:
? Statistical Analysis and appropriate sample sizes
? Life testing
? Design of Experiments


Basic Qualifications:

BS in Engineering or STEM related field with 9 years experience; MS in Engineering or STEM related field with 7 years experience
Experience in reliability field
Experience with data mining, analysis, and presentation
Experience with statistical analysis
Must work well in a team environment

Preferred Qualifications:

MS in engineering or STEM-related field
Experience in defense or related industry
Experience in a manufacturing environment
Experience applying statistical analysis to real problems
Knowledge of SQL or other query tools
Experience with Tableau or other data visualization tools
Six Sigma Green Belt

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:

Health Plan
Savings Plan
Paid Time Off
Additional benefits
o Education Assistance
o Training and Development

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and
in the world.

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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