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Mechanical Engineer - 2nd Shift - Space Sector

Northrop Grumman
Gilbert, AZ 85295
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US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available

CLEARANCE TYPE: Top Secret

TRAVEL: Yes, 25% of the Time

**Description**

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

**Northrop Grumman Tactical Space Systems is seeking** an **I&T Mechanical Engineer / Principal I&T Mechanical Engineer** **(2nd Shift) Clearance Required** to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals in **Gilbert, AZ** supporting **I&T** .

The qualified candidate will become part of Northrop Grummans Tactical Space Systems.

In this position, you will perform duties contributing to **Integration and Test (I&T)** activities for space vehicle systems and their supporting hardware. I&T Mechanical Engineers coordinate and oversee mechanical build and production operations performed by the technical staff. You couldwill support and/or be responsible for developing detailed work instructions or test procedures, providing technical insight to, processes, support hardware designs, etc. that adhere to the requirements for the space vehicle being tested. Tasks may include ensuring the work center is set up and all elements are in place for work each day, including maintaining a safe, clean and productive work environment, reporting daily status to I&T Managers, addressing off nominal and non-conforming conditions, creating robust corrective actions and providing mentor guidance to other engineers and support staff. Other duties include testing space flight hardware where it is expected that the systems under test are well understood, and the test constraints and hazards identified to ensure the safety of personnel and the space flight hardware at all times. Test results will be analyzed and determinations made by the operator to ensure that the space flight hardware is both healthy and operating as expected. You must be knowledgeable in aerospace systems, spacecraft subsystems design, or mission operations. You will be working in a team environment where the team will be responsible for all I&T activities for the space vehicle from the generation of work instructions, through test and often including launch activities. You will have the opportunity to interact with many cross functional organizations. being tested.

**This requisition may be filled at either the Engineer or Principal Mechanical Engineer level.**

**This position may be filled at the higher grade based on the qualifications below.**

**Typical Minimum Education / Experience Mechanical Engineer** : 2 Years with Bachelor of Science; 0 with Masters Degree in engineering or other STEM related discipline.

**Typical Minimum Education / Experience Principal Mechanical Engineer** : 5 Years with Bachelor of Science; 3 with Masters; 0 Years with PhD Degree in engineering or other STEM related discipline.

**Basic Qualifications for both levels:**

+ Bachelors Degree in STEM - Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, or related area.
+ Experience in one or more of the following areas: integration, test, mechanical operations, or manufacturing
+ Must have an active DoD Top Secret clearance and a background investigation within the scope of six years with the ability to obtain and retain SCI and/or SAP clearances.

**Preferred Qualifications for both levels:**

+ Bachelors degree or higher in Mechanical or Manufacturing Engineering
+ Experience providing direct engineering support for spacecraft assembly, equipment, and processes
+ Experience working in a highly regulated industry with strict customer/process requirements
+ Experience in defense or related industry
+ Demonstrated ability/desire to lead a team of less experienced engineers
+ Practical experience with 5S/FOD, ESD and Six Sigma and/or Lean manufacturing techniques
+ Experience with design modeling and drawing efforts using 3-D modeling tools

Salary Range: $73,000.00 - $90,000.00

Employees 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. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with **Executive Order 14042** ( https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ ), we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by their start date. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of their start date.

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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Posted: 2022-04-29 Expires: 2022-07-31

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