Structural Analyst / Mechanical Engineer 3

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security and freedom of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place you.

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in unmanned systems, logistics and modernization, cyber security, and C4ISR to government and commercial customers. We operate in all 50 states and 25 countries with 65,000 employees who are committed to innovation, development, and discovery. Here at Northrop Grumman, we seek to deliver the value of performance by bringing the next generation of technology to life.

Our professionals live and breathe different perspectives here; we are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and well aware that the more ideas, backgrounds, opinions, and experiences we bring to our work, the stronger that work will be. Just as you would invest your time and hard work into our company, we focus on investing back into you through enriching professional experiences and high-quality learning and development opportunities. We want you to bring your whole self to work and for you to have meaningful connections with your coworkers, customers, and communities, while providing the best products, systems, and technologies to protect our world.

Structural Analyst: Aerospace, Mechanical, Civil or equivalent with knowledge and experience of static and dynamic structural analysis. Tasks include design of structural components, finite element modeling for both stress and dynamic analysis of aerospace structures, and shock and vibration assessments of aerospace structures. Applicant must have a complete understanding of and wide application of technical principles and be able to provide solutions to complex difficult problems. Position requires preparation and presentation of reports, briefings, and interface with internal and external customers. Provide technical support to internal and cross-sector proposal efforts. Perform test planning, test support, and technical analysis of test data. Perform cooperatively as a team member. This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Programming skills in EXCEL, MATLAB, or equivalent
  • Minimum education/experience: BS, 5 years; MS 3 years; and PhD, 0 years
  • Ability to obtain U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship required)
  • This requisition may be filled at either a level 3 or level 4

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in numerical tools such as ABAQUS and NASTRAN
  • Code development skills including FORTRAN, C, MATLAB and Python.
  • Active secret clearance.

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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