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Engineer Material Process 1/2

Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Redondo Beach
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

Requisition ID: R10086020Category: EngineeringLocation: Redondo Beach, CA, USACitizenship Required: United States CitizenshipClearance Type: NoneTelecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this positionShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the TimeRelocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be availablePositions Available: 1At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is an industry-leading provider for prime satellite and payload capabilities and directed energy and electronics solutions for national security, military, and civil customers. We are built on a heritage of providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace and defense products that our customers rely on to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possibleNorthrop Grumman, Strategic Space Systems Division, has an opening for an Associate Material Process Engineer OR Material Process Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, California.The Material Process Engineer will be part of the Composite and Non-Metallic Materials Engineering Team and is responsible for providing Materials and Processes support to aerospace hardware production, developing materials, processes, engineering specifications, and performing material evaluations and failure analyses. The successful candidate will collaborate with design engineering, manufacturing, QA, and customers to help deliver high quality, precision aerospace products. Our Materials Engineer will also investigate opportunities for improving existing materials, processes, equipment, adherence to specifications, and technology for attaining cost reduction and continuous improvement goals.The candidate shall also analyze, research, design and develop materials and their related fabrication and application processes to develop and optimize materials for use in engineering design of and/or application in structures, systems and subsystems. Apply principles of chemistry, physics, and material behavior to develop metallic, non-metallic and composite material and processing specifications, fabrication and assembly processes. Develop, analyze and apply material properties and design allowables, processing processes and quality engineering specifications. Material analyses may include failure analysis of components, systems and subsystems, life predictions, and definition and requirement specifications. May review and approve subcontractor material processing procedures.Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Develop and optimize materials for use in engineering design of and/or application in structures, systems and subsystems. Apply principles of chemistry, physics, and material behavior to develop metallic, non-metallic and composite material and processing specifications and fabrication and assembly processes. Develop, analyze and apply material properties and design allowables, engineering processes and quality engineering specifications. Material analysis and failure analysis of components, systems and subsystems, life predictions, and definition of requirements and specifications. Investigate opportunities for improving existing materials, processes, equipment, and technology. Provide hands-on support to production operations to implement cost reduction and productivity improvement projects. Support prototype trials, materials analysis and performance characterization.As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:Medical, Dental & Vision coverage401kEducational AssistanceLife InsuranceEmployee Assistance Programs & Work/Life SolutionsPaid Time OffHealth & Wellness ResourcesEmployee DiscountsThis position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.Basic Qualifications for Associate Materials and Process Engineer (Level 1):Bachelor's Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline plus 0 years of engineering experienceFamiliarity with Materials and Process in Composite and Non-Metallic Materials, Special Processes Experience (including composite fabrication and test, coatings, structural bonding, NDT) or Analytical Analysis Experience (SEM/EDX, FTIR)Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Top Secret Clearance.Basic Qualifications for Materials and Process Engineer (Level 2):Bachelor's Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) discipline plus 2 years of engineering experience OR Master's Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) plus 0 years of engineering experienceFamiliarity with Materials and Process in Composite and Non-Metallic Materials, Special Processes Experience (including composite fabrication and test, coatings, structural bonding, NDT) or Analytical Analysis Experience (SEM/EDX, FTIR)Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Top Secret ClearancePreferred Qualifications:Master's degree in Materials Science & Engineering or ChemicalEngineeringActive SCI clearanceMaterial selection and qualification experienceComposite, Metallurgical, and Contamination Control experienceExcellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)Excellent presentation and writing skillsExcellent interpersonal skills and the ability to interface and collaborate with all levels of employees, customers and leadershipSalary Range: $63,800 USD $95,800 USDSalary Range 2: $77,100 USD $115,700 USDEmployees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.Saferfederalworkforce.Gov/contractors/.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 http://www.Northropgrumman.Com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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