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Engineer Structural

Northrop Grumman
Brigham City, UT 84302
At 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.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is currently looking for a **Nozzle Structural Engineer** to work in our **Promontory, UT** location.

The **Nozzle Structural Engineer** is responsible for designing solid rocket motor nozzles for a variety of government and commercial programs. This individual will use their engineering knowledge and creativity to develop design solutions that meet technical, cost, and schedule requirements. This requisition may be filled at the higher grade based on qualifications listed below.

**Job Duties:**

+ Provide accurate, on-time 3D models, drawings and specifications for next generation nozzle designs
+ Conduct and lead trade studies
+ Define, develop, and qualify design changes
+ Perform preliminary structural analysis of nozzle components
+ Provide technical guidance and direction to engineering teams in the design, test, and production phases of a project
+ Interact with development teams (including specialists in Manufacturing, Quality, Safety, Thermal, Structural, Materials, and Test) to certify creative design solutions that meet all requirements (technical, cost, schedule)
+ Develop and present materials for project related briefings including design reviews to be given to internal and external customers
+ Perform anomaly resolution and conduct special studies
+ Participate in postfire evaluations of nozzle hardware

**Qualifications:**

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ This requisition maybe filled at either Engineer level or Principal Engineer level
+ The minimum experience for the Engineer level is 2 years with BS degree or 0 years with MS degree
+ The minimum experience for the Principal Engineer level is 5 years with BS degree or 3 years with MS degree
+ Degree in mechanical or aerospace engineering
+ Broad understanding of mechanical design, structural analysis, material behavior, and heat transfer
+ Strong skills in 3D modeling, mechanical drawings, and GD&T
+ Excellent written and oral communication skills
+ Excellent time management and organizational skills
+ Detail oriented but able to understand the big picture
+ Ability to travel: Travel expectation of 0% - 5%

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Previous nozzle design, rocket motor design, or aerospace design experience
+ NX modeling and drawing experience
+ Understanding of manufacturing and inspection processes
+ Design and analysis experience with bolted joints, metallic and composite structures, and bonded assemblies
+ Tolerance analysis

**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.**

**Job Category** : Engineering
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Posted: 2020-05-19 Expires: 2020-06-18

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