Principal Engineer Mechanical, MRB Liaison Engineer

Northrop Grumman Palmdale , CA 93551

Posted 5 days ago

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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.


You will be a member of a multi-disciplined team responsible for providing liaison engineering support for Special Projects.

You will be working with subsystems installations and composite structures

You will be performing timely dispositions for nonconforming parts, assemblies, and installations.

You will be working as part of a Material Review Board (MRB)

You will be working with a team of engineers coordinating with multiple disciplines to determine solutions to problems quickly and efficiently.

Some of the tools you'll be using are CATIA V5 and TeamCenter.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math) discipline from accredited institution along with 5 years' Engineering experience

  • Experience with CATIA V5 and/or NX-CAD

  • Current Active DOD Secret clearance or higher with the investigation/re-investigation date within the last 5 years

  • Ability to obtain special program access (PAR)

  • Current MRB signature

  • Familiar with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree or PhD in ME, AE or Civil Eng

  • Expert knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T).

  • Minimum 5 years of aircraft design/liaison experience.

  • The ability to obtain a DoD Top Secret clearance.

  • Full life cycle of an air/space vehicle design support process.

  • Familiar with M&P testing and analysis of composite structure.

  • Team player and demonstrated exceptional collaboration.

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