Sr. Principal Propulsion Design Engineer

Northrop Grumman

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(26)

Corinne, UT

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    Position summary

    ipal** Propulsion Design Engineer to provide leadership and talent to our Rocket Motor Assembly Design & Analysis team at our Promontory, Utah (Northern Utah) office.

    Role description & Responsibilities:
    The Senior Design Engineer is responsible for providing Integration Design Engineering over Rocket Motor Assembly, Igniter Design Leadership, Raceway Design, Thrust Vector Control Integration, Secondary Structures, and Mass Properties. The senior design engineer will also provide design engineering services on commercial rocket motor assembly projects, perform systems engineering tasks related to interface control on piece part designs, lead multi-discipline design teams, and perform peer reviews. Perform vehicle level integration tasks on pyro and range safety system, avionics integration, electrical cables and connectors, bonded attachments, and bolted designs.

    Job Duties:

    • Prepare 3D NX models, mechanical & igniter assembly drawings, and specifications in accordance with company standards
    • Support mechanical & integration design on Commercial and IR&D Projects
    • Prepare test & instrumentation drawings, test plans, reports, and perform tolerance analysis
    • Prepare trades studies and milestone review presentations
    • Prepare ICD, N2 Interaction matrices and Interface Summary Sheets
    • Prepare requirement specifications and provide verification reporting
    • Perform structural analysis on secondary structures bracket designs
    • Perform joints and seals assessment

    Experience Requirements:

    • Candidate must have a minimum of 9 years of engineering design experience with BS or 7 years with MS.

    Experience Preferred :

    • Knowledgeable and demonstrated experience with NX modeling
    • Systems Engineering and Integration
    • Metallic Structural Analysis
    • Composite Design and Fabrication
    • Machining, Mechanical Design, and Assembly
    • Ignition, Ordnance, and Igniter Design

    Skills & Qualifications:

    • Solid modeling experience (NX is preferred)
    • Broad understanding of ballistics and grain design
    • Strong knowledge of loads and environment analysis
    • Structural Analysis experience
    • Experience with manufacturing processes
    • Excellent written and oral communication skills
    • Drafting and drawing preparation skills
    • Excellent time management and organizational skills
    • Detail oriented but able to understand the big picture

    Education/Certifications

    • Minimum of a bachelor's degree in engineering ( aerospace or mechanical) required with 9 years of experience or MS with 7 years of experience. Mechanical Engineering degree is preferred (BSME), MSME ideal.

    Salary Range: $114,900 - $172,300

    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 most 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.