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Returning to Northrop Grumman in Arizona

Many former employees come back to accelerate their careers. Learn how.

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Defining Possible in Arizona

Our state-of-the-art engineering, manufacturing and office facilities — including our brand-new Chandler facilities, home to Northrop Grumman’s Launch and Missile Defense Systems, and our world-class Gilbert site, expanding in 2021 with a new satellite facility — offer modern work environments with unique amenities. Here, thousands of talented engineers, business leaders, program managers and functional staff support launch vehicles and high-reliability space and defense products and services. You can play a role in everything from design, development, manufacturing and testing to launch and on-orbit operations. Whether you’re working on products that protect and defend our nation or providing a lift to orbit for research satellites, cargo and payloads, you’ll be making a difference.

Explore Career Opportunities in Arizona

Situated in the innovation and technology hub of the Southwest, Northrop Grumman Arizona employees are pushing the boundaries of space exploration, launch systems and missile defense. Located in the shadow of the Superstition and San Tan mountains, while still just 30 minutes from downtown Phoenix and 90 minutes from ponderosa pine forests, both the city and the great outdoors are at your fingertips.

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Information Technology

Keep us connected and secure.

Manufacturing and Production

Be on the front line of innovation.

Work/Life Flexibility is Critical

We value that you need flexibility in your life, both your workload and your schedule, to give you the freedom to focus on what’s most important to you.

And it's not only about schedules, it's also about resources to improve your life and grow your future, financially, physically and emotionally.

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Tina's Return to Northrop Grumman: Finding Work-Life Balance

After giving birth to her daughter, Tina's perspective on her job changed and she sought a more even work-life balance.

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Welcome Home, TJ

He connected with his former manager at Northrop Grumman, and began to explore the possibility of changing jobs again.

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Flagship Programs and Focus Areas

  • Launch vehicles - AntaresMinotaur, and Pegasus rockets
  • Satellites - Civil, commercial and national security satellites, as well as earth and space science satellites
  • Strike weapons 
  • High volume production satellite constellations and systems 
  • High volume production 


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With over 6,000 openings, we’re hiring for roles across the company, including manufacturing, engineering, business management, supply chain, quality assurance and cyber.

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