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Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems Sector in Palmdale is seeking a qualified Manufacturing Analyst to join our team of diverse individuals within the Assembly Tooling department.
Position Summary / Responsibilities:
The selected candidate will support production, business and other processes in a team-based manufacturing environment. Develop non-geometric tooling data packages (e.g., tool usage instructions, procurement information, test plan, etc.). Develop, authorize and implements alternative methods and interim solutions for tools to meet functional requirements. Analyzes and revise preventive maintenance requirements and documentation proposals for tools and tooling, Assist the cross functional and core team members to review and analyze tooling technical evaluations, implementation schedules and cost proposals from the NGC supplier base. Perform cost analysis on proposed TCCB packages in order to mitigate future cost uppers. Liaison between the manufacturing engineering tooling organization program planning and I.E. to develop implementation schedules. Candidate will assist in creating, developing company policies, procedures, and provide training within the core skill areas to manufacturing teams and peers, Candidate must be able to stand for extended periods of time, able to work in a manufacturing environment during specified work hours, be able to change/ support physical location changes based on need & able to work within a shop environmental conditions.
Minimum of a Bachelor's degree and 3 years experience with planning and scheduling in a manufacturing environment; OR a Masters degree and 1 year experience with planning and scheduling in a manufacturing environment.
Experience working within team having the ability to communicate with various levels of leadership/suppliers.
Experience with Earn Value Management System (EVMS) tracking and status reporting, in support of customer and internal audits, manage cost and schedule data
Must be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite
Working knowledge of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES)
Ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret security clearance is required.
Aerospace manufacturing experience is a preferred
Experience in working with internal and external suppliers.
Experience with generating schedules & work plans to meet scheduled commitments.
Ability to work independently in order to meet short term requests and provide reporting on multiple programs to a variety of customers with limited supervision is preferred
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.