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Sr Principal Structural Engineer – Facilities

Requisition ID: R10100418

  • CategoryCategory: Engineering
  • LocationLocation: Clearfield, UT, USA
  • Citizenship RequirementsCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Security Clearance TypeClearance Type: None
  • TelecommuteTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • ShiftShift: Days (United States of America)
  • Travel RequirementsTravel Required: No
  • Relocation AssistanceRelocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
  • Number of Positions AvailablePositions 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.

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world’s biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman is currently seeking a Senior Principal Structural Engineer to lead the execution and management of facility projects that support both sustaining infrastructure and new program facilitation requirements at our Clearfield, Utah location.

In this position you will plan, design and oversee the reconfiguration, maintenance, and alteration of equipment, machinery, buildings, structures, and other facilities.  Responsibility includes gathering, reviewing, and finalizing requirements data regarding facility or equipment specifications, required completion dates, and construction feasibility.

Additional Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare Scopes of Work (SOWs) and supporting documents for procurement of design and construction services

  • Reviews and estimates design costs, including equipment, installation, labor, materials, preparation, and other related costs

  • Inspect or direct the inspection of construction and installation progress to ensure conformance to established drawings, specifications, and schedules

  • Design new facility layouts or alterations to existing structures or construction of new structures, this will include navigating building codes and permits

  • Perform structural design and analysis supporting facility projects such as equipment foundations and building structures

  • Coordinate with architecture/engineering firms in developing design criteria and preparing layout and detail drawings

  • Check design deliverables in accordance with industry codes and standards, contract requirements, and company standards

  • Develop schedules, work assignments and staffing requirements to ensure successful project completion

  • Coordinate with other engineers and craftsman assigned to the project or a task, and reviews work progress and results

  • Develop plans to orderly remove old unused structures and equipment as well as plan for replacement of existing old structures to help meet evolving business needs

  • Provide detailed cost estimates for project design and implementation

Basic Qualifications:

  • 9 years’ experience of civil engineering experience and Bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering degree; or 7 years’ experience and MS Degree or 4 years’ experience and PhD

  • Must be a US citizen

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Security Clearance/ Special Program Access

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Professional Engineering (PE) License

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong organizational skills in managing time, projects and resources

  • Experience using common construction materials in designs (i.e. steel, concrete, wood, CMU)

  • Experience designing equipment pads and foundations including tank design

  • Must be familiar with building codes: IBC, IEBC, and ASCE 7

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Utah Code and Regulatory requirements

  • Interpret building and utility drawings and make the revisions as required

  • AutoCAD and/or Revit drafting experience

  • Proficiency in structural analysis tools, RISA or Revit

  • Familiarity with wood design including large timber, is preferred

  • Familiarity with NFPA is preferred

  • Have applied knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Microsoft Project)

Salary Range: $112,000 USD - $168,000 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

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.