Manufacturing Engineer/ Principal Manufacturing Engineer

Northrop Grumman

3.2

(26)

Sunnyvale, CA

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    Position summary

    Principal Manufacturing Engineer** based out of Sunnyvale, CA. You will support the manufacturing and testing of marine propulsion and power generations systems working on various manufacturing processes for high-value gearing and steam turbine assemblies, machined components, and welded fabrications. These processes include precision manual assembly, welding, machining, bonding, finishing and mechanical assembly.

    What You'll get to Do:

    • Develop new processes, improve existing manufacturing processes, and develop the required tooling and fixtures with an excellent team of experienced assembly mechanics, machinists, welders and engineers.
    • Evaluate existing manufacturing processes and systems to reduce cost, improve sustainability and develop best practices within the manufacturing environment.
    • Develop efficient process flows and sequences of operations, optimized production area layouts, manage bills of materials, create detailed work instructions, process procedures and tooling requirements with emphasis on safety, foreign object elimination and equipment/system maintenance.
    • Support continuous improvement initiatives and implementation of new capital equipment for establishing expanded production processes.
    • Select roles will also support final acceptance testing of product and provide technical support to test facility operation as necessary.
    • The ability to support multiple production shifts is required (first, second, third shifts, and weekends) based on the assignment and current and future production schedules.

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    Basic Qualifications Manufacturing Engineer :

    • Bachelor's in a STEM discipline (Science, Technology Engineering or Math) with 2+ years of relevant work experience; Master's Degree in a STEM discipline with 0 years of experience.

    • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.

    • Exposure or specialization in all of the following: mechanical assembly processes and welding.

    • Experience in continuous improvement.

    • Experience in technical writing.

    • Ability to obtain Secret Clearance which requires US Citizenship.

    This position can be filled at a Manufacturing Engineer level or a Principal Manufacturing Engineer level.

    Basic Qualifications Principal Manufacturing Engineer:

    • Bachelor's in a STEM discipline (Science, Technology Engineering or Math) with 5+ years of relevant work experience; Master's Degree in a STEM discipline with 3 years of experience.

    • Ability to read and interpret engineering drawings.

    • Exposure or specialization in all of the following: mechanical assembly processes and welding.

    • Experience in continuous improvement.

    • Experience in technical writing.

    • Ability to obtain Secret Clearance which requires US Citizenship.

    Salary Range: $79,300 - $118,900
    Salary Range 2: $97,500 - $146,300

    The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

    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 application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

    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://https://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.

    Why you should apply for a job to Northrop Grumman:

  • 93% say the CEO supports gender diversity
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Back-up Care Advantage offers employees a safety net for those days when regular care arrangements fall through.
  • Sitter City offers access to babysitters, dog walkers & caregivers who can assist with special needs, companion care, housekeeping & more.
  • We’ve partnered with College Coach, an organization that can assist employees and their families through important educational challenges.