1+ months

Sr. Principal Engineer Tool

Northrop Grumman
Redondo Beach, CA 90277
Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is an industry-leading provider for launch systems capabilities serving national security, military, civil and commercial customers. We are built on a heritage of providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace and defense products that our customers rely on to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible.

Strategic Space Systems Division has an opening for an Sr. Principal Engineer Tool to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, California.

In support of Special Tooling production. Candidate will be responsible for the creating tooling solutions from 3-D models concepts to fully tolerance or reduced dimensioned 2-D drawings. Candidate must have a strong CATIA/NX expertise and coordinate with manufacturing, manufacturing engineering, engineering quality assurance and tool fabrication to resolve challenges and enhance tool performance. Administer in-house/field liaison in support of tooling production operations as needed. Design and fabrication of industrial machinery and equipment, tools, dies, gauges, jigs, fixtures, and machine attachments required for production or experimental use, considering such factors as accessibility, economy, mobility, and performance requirements


**Basic Qualifications**

+ Bachelor's Degree plus 9 years of engineering experience **OR** Masters Degree plus 7 years of engineering experience **OR** High School Diploma/General Education Diploma (G.E.D) plus 13 years of engineering experience.
+ Experience with CATIA V5 and/or NX solid modelling.
+ Experience with one or more of the following: Machine shop experience, metal/composite fabrication experience **OR** experience with aerospace tooling.
+ Candidate must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Top Secret or SCI security clearance if required.

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Bachelors of Science in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) discipline.
+ Aerospace/Satellite tool design production experience using composite materials
+ Excellent verbal/written communication and leadership skills
+ Proficiency with TeamCenter and/or Smarteam
+ Self-starter, able to to work with minimal supervision
+ Strong communication skills
+ Ability to adapt to evolving Flight design
+ Dedication to providing high quality work within specific time constraints

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


Posted: 2020-09-22 Expires: 2020-11-12

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Redondo Beach, CA 90277

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