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Manufacturing Process Engineer (LEVEL 1 OR LEVEL 2) SMT/COATING

Requisition ID: R10081181

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.


Northrop Grumman's Manufacturing Operations Engineering organization is seeking an Associate Manufacturing Process Engineer (T1) or a Manufacturing Process Engineer (T2) to support the Coating Operations areas for the Surface-Mount Technology (SMT) Manufacturing cell.

This position is located in Linthicum, Maryland.

The Manufacturing Process Engineer responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the tasks outlined below:

Process Development

  • Developing new and maintaining or improving existing manufacturing processes with a focus on affordability
  • Developing methods for process monitoring using existing and new interfaces
  • Working in cross functional teams to develop new data, software, and database applications to support current and future manufacturing needs
  • Providing ROI justification for process improvements
  • Specifying, identifying and procuring new manufacturing equipment for production readiness and preparing equipment for production with a focus on the machine integration and data collection
  • Developing and optimizing process parameters
  • Developing/revising process documentation and work instructions
  • Developing 3-D printed tooling solutions

Factory Support

  • Assisting the floor personnel in optimization of process monitoring for process yields, cost, and process stability and capability
  • Working with the floor personnel to resolve technical issues, specializing in IT and human/machine interface
  • Recommending and implementing quality improvements based on the above metrics
  • Creating, validating and maintaining automatic equipment programs
  • Supporting factory maintenance personnel with the troubleshooting and repair of process equipment
  • Interfacing with equipment vendors to troubleshoot and resolve issues

Design Support

  • Documenting state-of-the-art process capabilities and guidelines for product designers
  • Participating in design producibility reviews for new products

This req may be filled as an Associate Manufacturing Engineer or a Manufacturing Engineer, based on the qualifications below.

Basic Qualifications for an Associate Manufacturing Process Engineer:

  • Bachelor of Science degree or higher in Engineering or related STEM area
  • At least 3 months of relevant professional experience (or 0 years with an MS)
  • Fluency in MS Office software applications
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a US Secret Security Clearance (US Citizenship is required.)

Basic Qualifications for Manufacturing Process Engineer:

  • Bachelor of Science degree or higher in Engineering or related STEM area
  • 2 years of relevant professional experience (or 0 years with an MS)
  • Fluency in MS Office software applications
  • Ability to obtain and maintain a US Secret Security Clearance (US Citizenship is required.)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Hands on manufacturing experience 
  • Knowledge of microelectronics technology and materials
  • Experience with automated equipment and robotics in a high volume manufacturing environment
  • Experience designing and programming for 3-D Printing/ Rapid Prototype Additive Manufacturing

MANUMS


Salary Range: $51,900 USD - $88,700 USD
Salary Range 2: $71,500 USD - $107,300 USD

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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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.