Facilities Construction & Space Planning Engineer
Requisition ID: R10121933
- Category: Facilities/Real Estate
- Location: Sunnyvale, California, United States of America
- Citizenship required: United States Citizenship
- Clearance Type: None
- Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
- Shift: Days (United States of America)
- Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
- Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
- Positions Available: 1
At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We are looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions.
By joining in our shared mission, we ’II support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field, or an industry thought leader. At Northrop Grumman, you ’II have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.
Start your future with a new mission, Northrop Grumman Mission Systems. Northrop Grumman Mission Systems, located in Sunnyvale, CA has an immediate need in Facilities for a Facilities Construction & Space Planning Engineer.
Plans, designs and oversees the construction of new or expanded facilities, reconfiguration, and alteration of equipment, machinery, buildings, structures, space planning and other facilities. Prepares architectural, engineering, and cost estimates, functional studies, construction plans, specifications, and schedules. Obtains and supervises outside contractors. Recommends architectural and engineering design procedures and standards for the planning and design of facilities. Supervises the detailed design, budgetary costing, standardized construction, and final inspection of facility projects. Conducts construction surveillance to ensure adherence to contractual requirements.
Duties & Responsibilities:
Actively involved in space utilization planning for the site consistent with the requirements of organizational efficiency, available facilities and funds
Work as primary point of contact to manage and solve space requests
Schedule and attend meetings with requestors to discuss, analyze and document space requirements and layouts
Create phased relocations/reshuffle plans
Maintain floor plans in AutoCAD, Revit, Bluebeam, Archibus, AgilQuest, and other tools
Under general supervision, work from the design of others and perform routine architectural assignments
Coordinate and participate in the preparation of construction documents with team members
Assemble plans, construction documents, and other information for permitting
Assist and support the Facilities Project Management team as required
Oversee architectural and engineering design procedures and standards for planning and design of facilities space and utilization
Review design costs including equipment, installation, labor, materials, preparation and other related costs
Maintain contact with and directs contractor representatives and assists in resolving discrepancies in design specification and ensure proper submittals are received
Respond to urgent and time sensitive requests. Some weekend work may be required
Proactively seek out and plan improvements for buildings and overall campus
Communicate with internal customers, site leadership, other functional teams: EH&S, IT, Security
Establish milestones and monitor adherence to master plans, budgets and schedules
Identify problems and develop solutions, such as allocation of resources or changing project scope
Encourage, lead, and/or participate in staff training and development.
Extensive Architecture and Space Planning experience
Project Management, Construction with city planning and permitting experience
Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
Good analytical ability to recognize deviations from accepted practice
Ability to interact with all levels of the organization and external representatives
Strong oral and written communication skills with strong interpersonal skills and problem solving ability
Ability to update As-Built drawings by performing site visits and field measurements as needed.
May require walking long distances, climbing stairs, visiting non-air-conditioned spaces, and/or standing for long periods of time
Proficient with Revit, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office
Ability to advocate a safe, secure and ethical working environment that maintains compliance with federal, state and local government regulations (OSHA, EPA, ISO, DOT, permits, etc.) in addition to company policies
5 years experience with Bachelors in Architectural, Civil Engineering or Construction Management; or 3 years experience with Masters in Architectural, Civil Engineering or Construction Management; or an additional 4 years of experience may be considered in lieu of Bachelors Degree.
Prior Design experience
Space Planning experience
Project management experience
Must be a US citizen
Experience supporting a large-scale industrial manufacturing facility
Experience working with various construction trades
Experience using common construction materials in design
Demonstrated knowledge of California Code and Regulatory requirements
Experience working with the city of Sunnyvale Planning Department
Familiarity with wood design including large timber
Familiarity with NFPA and ADA requirements
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.