At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems is seeking an Associate Engineer Manufacturing (Manufacturing Engineer) to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in New Town, North Dakota.
Designs manufacturing processes, procedures and production layouts for assemblies, equipment installation, processing, machining and material handling. Designs arrangement of machines within plant facilities to ensure most efficient and productive layout. Designs sequence of operations and specifies procedures for the fabrication of tools and equipment and other functions that affect product performance. Adapts machine or equipment design to factory and production conditions. May incorporate inspection and test requirements into the production plan. Inspects performance of machinery, equipment, and tools to verify their efficiency, and investigates and initiates corrective action of problems and deficiencies to ensure product quality. Develops manufacturing processes that are applicable to statistical process control, and may develop those techniques. Provides guidance to engineering regarding design concepts and specification requirements to best utilize equipment and manufacturing techniques. Ensures processes and procedures are in compliance with regulations.
Job Scope/Knowledge & Technical Skills/Direct Work Involvement
Develop and implement process control techniques and procedures and Optimize parameters
Investigate and correct production issues
Analyze and design sequences of operations and work flow to improve efficiency in production
Evaluate, or improve, existing manufacturing processes with a focus on production capabilities and affordability
Specify, identify and procure new manufacturing equipment for production readiness and preparing equipment for production
Assist in training employees
Audit manufacturing and Testing procedures; troubleshoot manufacturing issues
Bachelor's degree in a STEM field
Proficient computer skills and experience with Microsoft Office Suite
Strong organization and communication skills (both oral and written)
B.S. in Electrical Engineering
Experience in MES and/or SAP
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.