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Manufacturing Analyst, Tooling (Level 1 or 2)

Requisition ID: R10079351

  • Category IconCategory: Manufacturing and Production
  • Location IconLocation: Clearfield, Utah, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: Any (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 4

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 Aeronautics Systems has openings for Manufacturing Analysts, within the Tool Engineering organization.  Positions will be in Clearfield, Utah and Iuka, Mississippi.

This position supports production, business, and other processes in a team-based manufacturing environment. Performs activities within the tooling organization while interfacing with a variety of cross-functional areas, including program management, engineering, manufacturing, quality, facilities engineering and procurement. The incumbent may facilitate self-directed work teams, provide training, and interact with internal and external customers with respect to planning and problem resolution, all towards the successful execution of tooling projects for manufacturing.  Acts as liaison between the Integrated Project Team (IPT) and Tooling.  Tooling Process Support – business administration tasks including data management, facilitating meetings, reviewing tool orders, maintaining, and presenting charts and spreadsheets.

The incumbent may facilitate self-directed work teams and interact with internal and external customers with respect to tool planning, problem resolution, and process improvement.

This position may be filled at a level 1 or 2 based on the qualifications outlined below.

Basic Qualifications

Associate Manufacturing Analyst (Level 1)

  • High School Diploma and a minimum of 4 years of experience in manufacturing or tooling; OR a Bachelor's Degree
  • Strong experience in Microsoft Office software
  • Ability to communicate with multiple levels of leadership and be able to coordinate and resolve interpersonal and technical problems and work either in a team or independently with limited guidance.
  • Experience interfacing with Manufacturing Engineering, Tool Engineering, and other Production Operation teams as well as external suppliers and vendors
  • A current and active DoD Secret Security Clearance with a periodic review within the last 5 1/2 years
  • The ability to obtain and maintain Special Program Access within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs

Manufacturing Analyst (Level 2)

  • High School Diploma and a minimum of 7 years of experience in manufacturing or tooling; OR a Bachelor's Degree and 3 years of experience in manufacturing or tooling
  • Strong experience in Microsoft Office software
  • Ability to communicate with multiple levels of leadership and be able to coordinate and resolve interpersonal and technical problems and work either in a team or independently with limited guidance.
  • Experience interfacing with Manufacturing Engineering, Tool Engineering, and other Production Operation teams as well as external suppliers and vendors
  • A current and active DoD Secret Security Clearance with a periodic review within the last 5 1/2 years
  • The ability to obtain and maintain Special Program Access within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs

Preferred Qualifications

  • Active Strike Program Clearance
  • Experience in composite subsystem and structure fabrication
  • Experience with Siemens NX and Catia V5
  • Experience in a manufacturing environment
  • Experience in an engineering environment
  • SAP knowledge or experience

What We Offer:

At Northrop Grumman, we are on the cutting edge of innovation -- building the next generation of sophisticated aircraft to protect our country. Our diverse portfolio of programs means there are endless paths to cultivate your career. We are well-known for our inclusive, family environment, phenomenal learning opportunities, and exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers. We also offer exceptional benefits/healthcare, a great 401K matching program, and 14 Employee Resource Groups inclusive of all employees!


Salary Range: $48,600 USD - $73,000 USD
Salary Range 2: $58,800 USD - $88,200 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.