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I&T Principal Mechanical Engineer - Space Systems

Company: CTI Education Group
Location: Gilbert
Posted on: May 3, 2021

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Job Description - I&T Principal Mechanical Engineer - Space Systems (21007774)I&T Principal Mechanical Engineer - Space SystemsRequisition ID: 21007774Location: United States-Arizona-GilbertUS Citizenship Required for this Position : YesRelocation Assistance : Relocation assistance may be availableClearance Type : NoneShift: 1st ShiftTravel: Yes, 10 % of the TimeJob Posting CategoryDescriptionThis Principal Mechanical Integration & Test Engineer position will be responsible for leading mechanical spacecraft integration & test activities at Northrup Grumman's Gilbert Az. Campus and provide Mechanical Engineering support to cross functional departments. Candidate will be working in conjunction with Design Engineering and Sr. I&T Managers, Lead the execution of various mechanical aspects of the Gilbert satellite product lines, guaranteeing quality, optimizing cost and schedule while meeting program and customer requirements. Operations are performed in a clean room level manufacturing production environment where I&T Engineers coordinate, monitor, and oversee system-level build and production performed by the technical staff.- The candidate should have detailed technical knowledge and experience in handling space flight components and should have a working knowledge of manufacturing processes applicable to spaceflight hardware. The candidate should be proficient at interpreting complex engineering drawings, schematics, diagrams, and specifications. Also, works with Design Engineers to review pre-release drawings and provides feedback to minimize design impacts on downstream manufacturability.- The Candidate should be able to proactively identify issues, escalate to appropriate channels, and offer solutions to design engineering for review. Additionally, the candidate should be able to coordinate, drive, and/or support the resolution of anomalies and discrepancies (TF's & NCR's) and work with I&T teammates (Engineering, QA, Management, Customers) towards prompt resolution.-The candidate should have past work experience and have the ability to author/oversee technical Work Instructions, component installation processes, and procedures for use in I&T activities and ensures that adequate documentation is generated and released, both from the development teams and the I&T Team. Experience using MES is desired.-Excellent communication skills are necessary in order to coordinate with customers, on-Site resident technical engineers, technical experts, and management personnel for the necessary support required in the execution of daily mechanical integration floor operations and associated critical activities.- This position may require off hour shift work, weekend work, and extended daily hours to meet production demands. Launch campaign Mechanical I&T leadership, support, and travel will be required and will be communicated prior. Also, occasional short term projects with travel may be required.- Support on time and on-budget product delivery by reducing/eliminating non value operations, support lean principals for process improvements, and support performance metrics regarding quality, efficiency, and process improvements.QualificationsBasic Qualifications:A BA/BS in a STEM discipline or Manufacturing Engineering AND a minimum of 5 years experience in a integration/testing, Operations, or related environment.The candidate should have knowledge and experience with handling space flight components and have a working knowledge of manufacturing processes applicable to spaceflight hardware.The candidate should be proficient at interpreting engineering drawings, schematics, diagrams, and specifications.US Citizenship required and have the ability to obtain an active Top Secret clearance.The candidate should be able to proactively identify issues, escalate to appropriate channels, and offer solutions.The candidate should have the ability to author/oversee technical Work Instructions and procedures for use in I&T.Minimal experience with 3D Modeling is required. Business tools such as Excel, Word, PowerPoint, TipQA, Windchill, Solumina MES, Costpoint, and CREOView are desired.Preferred Qualifications:A BA/BS degree in Mechanical EngineeringLeadership skills, personal skills include good listening skills and strong follow-through abilityExperience working with and managing production integration teams.Practical experience with Six Sigma and/or Lean manufacturing techniques.Desired experience with Lean Manufacturing, Kaizen, 5S, Continuous Improvement and other Lean methodologies.ESD, FOD, 5S, and tool control knowledge desiredBusiness tools such as TipQA, Windchill, Solumina MES, Costpoint, and CREOView preferredNorthrop 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 /EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.What's great about Northrop GrummanBe part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.Enjoy benefits like work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.Did you know?Many sites have 9/80 days, telework and flexible scheduling options, plus generous paid time off.Indeed named Northrop Grumman a top 15 company for work/life balance in 2019. We were rated #1 by Millennials on Indeed as the Best Company to work for in 2018.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. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit /EEOSDL2017

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