- Bachelor's Degree
- Master's Degree
- Project Management
- ISO 9001
- Process Engineering
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Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for an Engineer 5 to join our Supplier Manufacturing Engineering team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.
Supplier Manufacturing Engineering (SME) is responsible for supply base technical management related to the acquisition of Aerospace hardware needs. This highly visible position requires a motivated self-starter with a Space mechanism and manufacturing background with excellent interpersonal skills to respond to program customer needs and concerns. The candidate will require in depth knowledge of at least one of the following Space commodities: Motor, Bearings, Resolvers, Harmonic Drives or Mechanical assemblies and associated materials and processes. Candidate will be expected to work effectively with Mechanism Engineering and Materials & Processes (M&P) organizations to help resolve requirement and technical supplier challenges, as well as support successful execution with Global Supply Chain and Supplier Quality organizations.
Responsibilities also include providing producibility reviews, technical evaluations of supplier's proposals and supporting the internal processes associated with program part selection, application, qualification and approval, supplier capability approvals and performance monitoring. Support communication and alignment of suppliers with programs part technology developments. Candidate is expected to have the ability to work both independently and as a team player and must have a demonstrated ability to multi-task and communicate effectively with varying levels of program customers and functional organization leadership.
Travel required up to 25%.
Bachelor's Degree in STEM (Science, Technical, Engineering or Mathematical) with 14 years of experience in an Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering field; OR 12 years with a Master's Degree in STEM
Demonstrated experience to formulate and execute technical solutions to complex part, assembly, and process engineering challenges
Demonstrated experience reviewing engineering specifications, schematics and drawings with the ability to translate customer driven requirements into specifications
Demonstrated experience using SAP, Windows software packages, and other electronic databases
Ability to obtain and maintain a SCI clearance
Mechanism/Component/Commodity Engineering experience
Experience and understanding of standards for the production of Motor, Bearings, Resolvers, Harmonic Drives or Mechanical assemblies and associated materials and processes
Project Management experience
Knowledge of FAR & DFAR requirements
Knowledge of ISO 9001/AS9100 requirements
Active DoD secret or SCI clearance
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