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Packaging/Tool Design Engineer / Principal Packaging / Tool Design Engineer

Requisition ID: R10042548

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Rolling Meadows, Illinois, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes-May consider hybrid teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 2

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.

Description:

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems has an opening for a Packaging Engineer/Tool Design Level 2/3 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position is located in Rolling Meadows, IL and will report to the site Industrial Engineering Manager.

Job Responsibilities:

The Packaging Engineer/Tool Designer will ensure that the location is packaging all product per the customer spec as a packaging engineer and support operations with Tool Design support

Packaging Engineer – Primary Function

  • Responsible for developing and maintaining Packaging Instructions for packers.
  • Review customer packaging requirements ensure flow down of proper standards.
  • Work with programs to determine requirements needed for product by understanding contractual obligations, program needs and customer wants.
  • Work with packaging and marking requirements for the Government and DoD.
  • Familiar with plywood and crating process.
  • Create packaging estimates for proposals.
  • Coordinate with Packaging/Crating companies to coordinate custom packaging for unique or sensitive items that to not work with standard packaging material.

Tool Design

  • Support Tool Design team designing tooling as time permits.
  • 3D model in NX and create drawings to be released in MPLM system per ADTM drawing standards.
  • Submit jobs to model shop as required to have tooling fabricated
  • Communicate with outside vendors for quotes as required
  • Support additive manufacturing 3D Printer/Rapid Prototyping efforts.

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications for a Level 2:

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) with preference to Packaging Engineering or Mechanical Engineering degree
  • 2 years of relevant experience.
  • At least one year of packaging or design experience is required.
  • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance.

Basic Qualifications for a Principal Level 3:

  • Bachelors of Science Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Math (STEM) with preference to Packaging Engineering degree
  • 5 years of relevant experience.
  • At least one year of packaging or design experience is required.
  • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience and proficiency with NX software is required.
  • Experience with AutoCAD 2D software is required.
  • Experience with geometric dimensioning and tolerancing.
  • Experience integrating models from various platforms in STEP formats.
  • Familiarly with ASTM Drawing Standards
  • Department of Transportation (DOT) 49CFR Certified in US Domestic Hazardous Materials, Dangerous Good by Air and Radioactive.
  • Experience with SAP or other Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems.
  • Demonstrate highly effective interpersonal and collaborative skills.
  • Proficiency in packaging or material handling design compliant to ISPM-15
  • Familiarity with military and commercial packaging standards, including MIL-STD-2073

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Salary Range: $71,500 USD - $107,300 USD
Salary Range 2: $88,000 USD - $132,000 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.