Principal Engineer Mechanical

Northrop Grumman   •  

Lake Charles, LA

Industry: Aerospace & Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 38 days ago

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Requisition ID

: 18026063


: United States-Louisiana-Lake CharlesUS Citizenship Required for this Position: YesRelocation Assistance: No relocation assistance availableClearance Type: Secret


: 1st Shift


: Yes, 10 % of the Time


Are you interested in the opportunity to work for an industry-leading company whose work with cutting-edge technology is driven by something human: the lives our technology protects? If so, Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. It’s not the systems that drive us: it’s the soldier our systems bring home. It’s not just the equipment that motivates us: it’s the people our equipment protects. It’s not the innovation that gets us up in the morning: it’s whom those innovations serve. We’re united by our work to help people and protect the world. And that mission makes our team even stronger. When you join Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that’s uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We’re committed to our employees’ professional and personal development and success. Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work. All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better. Job Description

Researches, plans, designs and develops mechanical products and systems such as instruments, controls, robots, engines, machines and mechanical, thermal hydraulic or heat transfer systems for production, transmission, measurement, and use of energy. Applies research to the planning, design, development, and testing of mechanical and/or electromechanical systems, instruments, controls, engines, and/or machines. Stress analyst capable of performing static analysis for repairs to aircraft structure. Perform mostly hand calculations using applied loads or equivalent strength methods to determine repair margins of safety. Experience generating spring models, lug analysis, beam analysis et. Al. Ability to compile analytical results into a report format for customer review and approval. Provide technical guidance to liaison engineers in the design and substantiation of aircraft structural repair.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering with minimum 5 years stress analysis related engineering experience in aircraft production or maintenance engineering; 3 Years with Masters.
  • Ability to obtain a Secret DoD clearance with ability to maintain.
  • Able to perform work in an approved environment during specified work hours
  • Ability to change physical locations based upon need (including physical ability to travel)
  • Able to work in both external and internal environmental conditions
  • Able to prioritize and adjust tasks to accomplish the project result
  • Able to provide direction to determine priorities to achieve goals
  • Ability to make decisions that impact the organization

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Structures DER

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.

Requisition ID

: 18026063