Principal Quality Engineer

Northrop Grumman - Clearfield, UT4.0

Requisition ID: 19003963
Location(s): United States-Utah-Clearfield
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available
Travel: No

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers Commercial aerospace structures, to customers around the world. Our main product at the ACCE facility is advanced aerospace composite structures.

Northrop Grumman is currently seeking a Sr. Principal Mission Assurance Engineer to provide support to our FCC COE Quality Team.

Role description & Responsibilities:
Candidate will work in an industrial environment and support solving complex engineering problems. Will effectively interact with design engineering, Operations team and provide support to Materials and Process experts, Process engineering, and Tool Design as required.
Routinely coordinates technical issues with various program teams and customers.
Qualified candidate must have excellent computer and communication skills. They should be a great problem solver and critical thinker. They should also be a self starter and independent worker and have the ability to Multi task

Skills & Qualifications:
Emphasis in coursework or prior experience in the following areas required:
Application of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (ANSI/AMSE Y14.5)
Composite Manufacturing Experience
Root Cause Analysis
Strong knowledge of MRB (Material Review Board) standards.
Strong understanding of (Lean) principles with experience leading and implementing significant improvements.
Engineering Design, Design of Experiments, Quality Engineering and Statistics
Microsoft Office Suite

Candidate should have experience in the following areas:
Traceability / Data Organization
High Volume flow lines
Composite Structures
Project Management Skills
ISO / AS Standards


Education & Experience Requirements:
BS degree - Classical Engineering Degree
5 years’ experience with BS or 3 Year with MS
Demonstrated leadership
Demonstrated Internal / External Customer Interface

Preferred Experience:
Quality and Lean certifications
QCMR (Quality Control Material Review) authority or history of authority

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.