Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Sr. Principal Design Technician in Northridge, California

Sr. Principal Design Technician

Locations:Northridge, CA

Categories: Engineering and Sciences


Job Description

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Job ID:SS20182405-45878

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 Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

TheMechanical Design Checkerwill be responsible for checking drawings and models on all programs within NGIS. Experience working DOD programs preferred. Knowledge of ASME Y14.100 and ASME Y14.5 required. Also, have the ability to use Pro-E Creo to perform model checks. The candidate will also perform dimensional and tolerance stack-up analyses. Another responsibility will be to write company processes and checklists to ensure uniformity of drawing quality across all programs.

Education, Experience and Desired Tools

  • Associate degree or certificate in drafting

  • 10 - 20 years of experience in drafting, design and checking

  • PRO-E Creo preferred

  • Intralink / TcUA preferred

  • Microsoft Office (experienced user)

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Type:Full Time

Desired Travel:less than 25%

Years of Experience:+10 Years

Education:High School/GED