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PLM CAD CAM Engineer, Principal/Senior Principal

Requisition ID: R10067074

  • Category IconCategory: Engineering
  • Location IconLocation: Unknown City, Maryland, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes- May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: Days (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

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.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is a leading global provider of secure software-defined, hardware-enabled mission systems.  Our company is pioneering capabilities in a wide variety of sectors that keep our nation safe from Undersea to Space and Cyberspace.

Enterprise Services , in support of NGMS, is seeking an experienced CAD CAM Engineer to provide leadership and support of the Mission Systems Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) program.  This program consolidates multiple existing PLM systems into an advanced PLM environment that forms the foundation for the Digital Transformation of NGMS Engineering and Manufacturing.  The PLM environment contains Engineering and Manufacturing product and process data for the sector and will integrate with other software systems including ERP, MES and multiple CAD/Engineering tools.

This position may be performed virtually and is not tied to any specific location.

The CAD CAM Engineer will work in an agile environment to research, design, build and support sector-wide PLM systems.  The engineer will adhere to software standards and utilize best practices to deliver a quality product. 

Responsibilities include:

  • Providing technical leadership

  • Architecting, planning, development, testing, and implementation of Teamcenter customizations and upgrades.

  • Root cause analysis, debugging problems with the Teamcenter environment and working with the appropriate technical teams to develop, test, and implement fixes to prevent recurrence.

  • Monitor, address, and resolve production Teamcenter environment incidents, service requests, workflows, client install packages, etc., collaboratively with the other PLM development and administration teams.

  • Document all aspects of system support such that knowledge is readily shared among all those tasked with supporting Teamcenter instances.

  • Provide support for System Integration Testing (SIT) and User Acceptance Testing (UAT) with business users as necessary.

  • End-user support for Teamcenter Enterprise and Teamcenter Unified software.

  • Provide demos to users as and when required.

  • Support business readiness and change management activities prior to go-live and in production.

  • Researches, designs, develops, and/or modifies enterprise-wide systems and/or applications software.

  • Involved in planning of system and development deployment as well as responsible for meeting software compliance standards.

  • Evaluates interface between hardware and software, operational requirements, and characteristics of overall system

This position may be filled at the Principal or Senior Principal level, depending on the candidate's years of experience.

Basic Qualifications for Principal Level:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering, computer science or other engineering technology discipline and 5 years of industry experience,

Basic Qualifications for Senior Principal Level:

  • Bachelor’s degree in an engineering, computer science or other engineering technology discipline and 9 years of industry experience,

Remaining Qualifications for Both Levels:

  • Experience in a Lead Technical role

  • Must have experience with a PLM tool

  • Able to apply engineering techniques and analytical methods to make recommendations for improvements and provide information and assistance to end-users.

  • Work and lead effectively within teams where other team members may be located throughout the country and influencing others to action who are not direct reports.

  • Ability to support multiple projects concurrently based on priority and criticality. Self-starter with the ability to independently resolve issues and deliver results.

  • US Citizenship is required and candidates be able to obtain a Secret Clearance following hire

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proven track record supporting major Teamcenter software in an enterprise environment with multiple geographically disperse instances.

  • Familiarized with different BOM’s (CAD-BOM, EBOM, MBOM )

  • Experience using PTC Creo or Siemens NX 3D modeling design software.

  • Strong knowledge of the cable design process both in the logical (electrical) and physical (3D mechanical) design areas, at least 2 year of years working experience using electrical and mechanical cables design automation tools

  • Active or current DoD Secret Clearance or higher

Salary Range: $83,800 USD - $125,800 USD
Salary Range 2: $103,900 USD - $155,900 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

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 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.