Principal Engineer Electromechanical

Requisition ID: 20025518

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Manhattan Beach
  • 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: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today. Northrop Grumman Space Systems has an opening for a Principal Engineer Electromechanical to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Manhattan Beach, CA.
The selected candidate will support test equipment and operational ground equipment development.  The position will require selected candidate to create, modify and maintain drawings of hardware which includes, but not limited to custom test sets, custom drawers, test cables and hardware designed to be inserted into ground antennas and supporting facilities.  The selected candidate will be responsible for the electronic packaging of hardware, design updates and drawing documentation.
Essential Functions:
  • Ensure consistency and quality of hardware designs
  • Understand basic electrical requirements and translate those into a mechanical designs
  • Experience with 3D modeling and 2D drawing creation
  • Hardware design and drawing creation in CREO
  • Work with data management systems such as Intralink, TeamCenter, Enovia
  • Mechanical Lead on programs with possibility of leading up to 5 design engineers
  • Present at design reviews
  • Involved in program meetings as an integral member providing status updates, creating schedules, identifying staffing needs, identifying challenges and providing solutions
The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work environment with high expectations, diverse assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels.  Candidate must also be able to collaborate closely with electrical engineers.
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Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 5 years of design engineering experience; OR a Master's Degree in STEM and 3 years of design engineering experience; OR 0 years with a PHD
  • Minimum 3 years working with a 3D CAD tool

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical, Aerospace Engineering
  • Experience with 3D CAD tool such as CREO, Pro/E, Catia v5
  • Experience with 2D CAD tool such as AutoCAD
  • Experience in electro-mechanical design/products
  • Excellent 2-way communication skills (upward and downward)

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.


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