Structural Engineer/Principal Structural Engineer
Requisition ID: R10119990
- Category: Engineering
- Location: Corinne, Utah, United States of America
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: None
- Telecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking 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: 1
Northrop Grumman's Space Systems - Propulsion Division is currently seeking a Structural Engineer/Principal Structural Engineer in our Loads and Environments team at our Promontory, UT offices.
Role description & Responsibilities:
The Structural Engineer is responsible for the development and communication of structural loads and environments to support launch vehicle design and testing:
Generation of structural loads for launch vehicles
Generation of loads and environments (shock, vibration and acoustics) for use by system/component designers and analysts
Develop dynamic structural models for system/component assessment
Develop shock and vibration structural environments
Support testing of components to structural environments (vibration, shock)
Analyze sub-scale, static-test and flight data to assess loads and environments and verify dynamic models
Prepare reports and memos documenting analysis activities and results
Prepare presentations summarizing analysis results for internal review boards and external customers
Interact with design and development teams (teams include specialists in Design, Quality, Safety, Structural, Thermal, Fluid, Materials, Test, Operations) to certify creative design solutions that meet all requirements (technical, cost, schedule)
Skills & Qualifications:
Good presentation and writing/communication skills.
Self-motivated, willing to learn, and interested in working in a team environment.
Experience in developing and delivering presentations and leading small groups.
Experience in working in an autonomous work environment on complex projects.
Experience in working on engineering full life-cycle projects from project inception through launch.
Strong, proactive analytical problem-solving skills and ability to deal with ambiguity
Ability to work in a fast paced dynamic environment as part of a multi-discipline team
• Excellent time management, organizational, and interpersonal skills
Assertive and proactive approach for collaboration and team work
Able to see how the system works (big picture) while working on individual components (details)
Candidate must have a MS or PhD in Structural, Mechanical, or Aerospace Engineering
Course work in Vibrations or System Dynamics
Previous internship/co-op or other work experience, leadership and teamwork capabilities, interpersonal communication skills, and activities (professional/community/extracurricular).
Knowledgeable in loads generation, structural dynamics (shock, vibration and acoustics) and data (time-series) analysis.
Computer skills including MATLAB and NASTRAN.
MS and 0 years of experience in Structural, Mechanical, or Aerospace Engineering required
Position can be filled one level higher, MS and 3 years experience or PhD and 0 year experience
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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.