1+ months

Sr. Principal Engineer Mechanical

Northrop Grumman
Baltimore, MD 21217
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available

CLEARANCE TYPE: None

TRAVEL: Yes, 10% 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 Mission Systems is seeking a Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer to join our Structures Analysis team within the Hardware Engineering Organization. Our work includes, but is not limited to Airborne Multifunctional Sensors such as Active Electronically Scanned Array (AESA) Radars:

https://www.northropgrumman.com/what-we-do/air/active-electronically-scanned-array-aesa-radars/

The position is located in Linthicum, Maryland.

**Duties and Responsibilities may Include:**

+ Performing structural analysis on aerospace, shipboard, ground based, and space radar systems and structures.
+ Loads development, stress analysis (static and fatigue), and vibration analysis of metallic and composite structures.
+ Performing classical structural analysis, as well as, finite element analysis is essential. Utilizing excellent written and verbal communication skills are important for clear communication of results through reports and presentations.
+ Collaborate in a team environment, mentor less experienced personnel, prioritize and organize tasks to support program milestones.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelor of Science in Mechanical, Aerospace, or Civil Engineering or related technical field
+ Typical minimum structural analysis experience / education: 7 years with Bachelors of Science; 5 years with Masters
+ Experience with classical structural and finite element analysis
+ Software experience: Finite Element Analysis (FEA), and Microsoft Office applications
+ Experience developing Finite Element Models (FEM) from CAD geometry
+ U.S. Citizenship with the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance per business requirements

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Advanced degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, Civil Engineering or a related field.
+ Active Secret/Top Secret/SCI clearance.
+ Software experience: NX.CAE (SimCenter 3D) / NX.Nastran, Ansys Mechanical, or MSC Patran
+ Experience with DOD and/or FAA program structural load environmental requirements.

**Working at Northrop Grumman:**

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have the opportunity to work on revolutionary systems in the air, sea and on the ground, with global impact. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, and we drive to do what others think is impossible.

Salary Range: $108,900.00 - $163,300.00

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** . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .

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: 2022-05-10 Expires: 2022-07-14

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