Associate Engineer Software

Requisition ID: 20031674

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Brigham City
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Your opportunities for achievement are limitless with Northrop Grumman Space Systems.

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on projects and programs that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to improve the present, 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 endless drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.

Associate Engineer, Software in the Digital Thread Engineering group and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Center of Excellence team reporting to the Scientific Methods Section in the Science and Engineering organization at our Promontory and/or Bacchus, UT offices.

The Associate Engineer, Software (PLM Systems Engineer) is responsible for analyzing and understanding business processes then driving process efficiency while striving for standardization and consolidation across the enterprise. Responsible for the project leadership, development, support and day-to-day administration of Northrop Grumman Space Systems Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Systems, process and tools. These PLM systems which are built on Teamcenter Enterprise and Teamcenter Unified software, manage product information and intellectual property for all NGIS products. The position supports nearly 6000 engineers and users at 22 NGSP locations across the US. This position plays a key role in defining and administering corporate-wide PLM systems and is a member of the corporate PLM Center of Excellence. The position reports to Science and Engineering within Flight Systems but interfaces closely with many other organizations and NG sites including the Northrop Grumman Enterprise Services team. This individual is responsible for PLM system administration, development, use and processes at all NGSP locations.

Job Duties:
Support lean initiatives across the enterprise for rapid product development, digital manufacturing and quality improvements utilizing industry best practices

Administer and support PLM Systems for all Space Systems sites

Research, develop and implement digital thread tools including such as product materials database, augmented and virtual reality and additive manufacturing.

Interface with NG Enterprise Services (Corp IT) programming and services team

Develop Lifecycles, Create Templates, Administer system access and roles.

Install, configure, and maintain required software components in accordance with change control procedures.

Monitor performance and system health of production and test systems.

Coordinate upgrades and patches with multi-functional project teams, including execution of functional testing, preparation and maintenance of system documentation, and deployment in production environment.

Support/Direct Local Site Administrators

Provide user support via Tier 2 Help Desk calls, problem reports, and approved software changes.

Project Manager for new implementations, migrations and process/method changes.

Participate with PLM strategy team and digital thread organization leadership in the creation and execution of strategic roadmaps for deployment of PLM, the transition to TcUA and promote changes necessary to expand the digital thread.

Engage with functional managers, program managers, product teams, and individuals to ensure PLM tools and processes are in place ensuring that delivered products are correct and accurate.

Basic Qualifications: 
 A candidate, regardless of age and hiring source, must meet ALL of the below criteria. The candidate must:

• Be completing or has completed their degree (Bachelor’s, Master’s, or PhD) from an accredited institution.
• Be majoring in or having majored in STEM degree
• Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.0/4.0 or higher (unofficial academic transcripts must be provided at time of application by uploading the documents to your application or profile)
• Be able to obtain and maintain a U.S. Government security clearance (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite)


Preferred Qualifications:

• Have an overall cumulative GPA of 3.7/4.0 or higher
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.

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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?

We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.