Staff Chief Manufacturing Engineer (level 5)
Requisition ID: R10129399
- Category: Engineering
- Location: Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: None
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
- Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
- Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
- Positions Available: 2
Northrop Grumman's Manufacturing Operations Engineering organization is seeking a Staff Chief Manufacturing Engineer for our BWI manufacturing plant.
The Staff Chief Manufacturing Engineer will act as the definitive technical authority for all aspects of manufacturing engineering on all program elements across the manufacturing plant (hardware/support/test). She/he will lead a multi-disciplined engineering team managing the technical performance of the program and meeting cost and schedule requirements.
Coordinate requirements development, process/design verification, and validation activities.
Ensure that the program is adhering to sound engineering processes in the development, production, test and sustainment of products for our customers and is compliant with company policies, procedures, and quality standards.
Maintain cognizance over technical activities within program IPTs and ensures horizontal integration of the best manufacturing engineering practices across the company.
Continually coordinate with the systems engineering and program integration team (PIT) leader to ensure the execution of program statement of work and baselines and serves as the technical point of contact with the customer.
Monitor production execution and initiates data-driven continuous improvement.
Basic Qualifications for a Staff Chief Manufacturing Engineer:
Bachelor's degree or higher in Engineering or other related STEM area and at least fourteen (14) years of experience in Manufacturing/Process Engineering, Production, or related area - OR - a Master's degree in a STEM area and twelve (12) years of experience as described
Manufacturing/Process Engineering experience
Familiarity with Design of Experiment (DOE), Statistical Process Control (SPC), 6 sigma concepts for process development and control
Fluency in MS Office software applications
Ability to obtain and maintain a US Secret Security Clearance
US Citizenship is required.
Knowledge of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)
Experience with Matlab, VBA and/or similar
Experience with CAD software (AutoCAD, NX or similar)
Experience with Minitab software
Experience with SAP MRP software
Experience with the Teamcenter Manufacturing software tool suite and Manufacturing Process Planning
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.
What's great about
- Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
- Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
- 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.