Associate Manufacturing Engineer

Requisition ID: 21010586

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • 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: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in Space Systems and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals toda! Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career. Northrop Grumman Space Systems has an opening for an Associate Manufacturing Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Charlotte, North Carolina. Essential Functions:
  • Research, develop and implement technical solutions including processes, tooling and equipment related to: optical fabrication, crystal growth and thin film coating
  • Modify, automate, and improve existing solutions to improve quality, efficiency and standardization
  • Perform operator or peer training as needed
  • Perform root cause analysis and implement corrective actions on process failures
  • Effectively manage the lifecycle of multiple priorities and projects
We offer flexible work arrangements, great learning opportunities, exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers, and a very friendly team environment. We are looking for self-motivated, proactive, and goal-oriented people to help us grow our services and become even better at what we do.

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Electrical or Chemical Engineering
  • Proficient utilizing Microsoft Office Suite

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience with CAD software (e.g., AUTOCAD and Inventor)
  • Experience with 3D printing, manual and CNC machining, or other fabrication methods
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.