Structural Design Engineer

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems is looking for a Structural Design Engineer. The structural design engineer will be responsible for composite and metallic structural design in Palmdale, CA. The selected candidate will provide support to multiple aircraft programs in both unclassified and classified

The successful candidate will be responsible for new conceptual layouts, detailed engineering designs of metallics and composites, modifications, integration of advanced technologies, BTP/PDP releases, and performing technical reviews.
The candidate is expected to be thoroughly versed for primary Structural Design and GD&T. CATIA V5 and/or Nx experience is required. FiberSIM experience strongly preferred.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree in Engineering from accredited institution.
Minimum of 9 years of direct experience with a BS OR 7 years with a MS OR 4 years with a PhD.
Experience with Geometric, Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
Experience with BTP development, applicable notes, BOM, sign-off process.
Experience with CPLM, Teamcenter, FiberSIM, CATIA V5 and/or NX-CAD.
Current Active In-Scope DOD Secret.

Preferred Qualifications:

Master's Degree or PhD in ME, AE or Civil Eng (Structures) Design emphasis.
Expert knowledge of Geometric, Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).
Demonstrated affordability approaches in structural designs, including integration of platform build sequences and designing for manufacturing.
Knowledge of NGC best design practices and applicable processes.
Minimum 5 years of aircraft/spacecraft design experience, including clean sheet airframe layout, detailed drawing releases, and supporting build.
The ability to obtain a DoD Top Secret clearance.
Recent experience as structural design lead.
Team player and demonstrated exceptional collaboration.

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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