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Northrop Grumman GBSD Sr. Principal Engineer Mechani in Roy, Utah

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems is seeking a Senior Principal Mechanical Engineer to join the Command and Launch Team as a Launch Equipment Design Engineer. This position is located in Roy, UT and supports the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here .

What You'll Get To Do:

This role will include responsibility for the development, production and deployment of Launch Equipment shock isolated systems for the weapon system facility. The selected candidate will work in a dynamic people-focused environment where he/she will interact with users, customers and other engineers.

Specific duties to include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Researches, plans, designs, develops and test large ground mechanical shock isolated systems that provide shock mitigation to weapon system hardware.

  • Develop CAD models and 3D model based drawings using Siemens NX and Team Center.

  • Collaborate across IPTs and develop interfaces.

  • Preparation and presentation of reports, briefings, design documents (drawings and specifications) and interface with customers.

As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision coverage

  • 401k

  • Educational Assistance

  • Life Insurance

  • Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions

  • Paid Time Off

  • Health & Wellness Resources

  • Employee Discounts


This positions standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.



Basic Qualifications:

A Bachelor of Science degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) discipline and 9 years of relevant experience, or a Master's Degree and 7 years of relevant experience, or 4 years with PhD

• 3D CAD modeling experience

• Current DoD Secret Security Clearance awarded or updated within last 6 years

Preferred Qualifications:

• Experience with Siemens NX and Team Center (CPLM)

• Experience with 3D model based drawings

• Geometric Dimensioning &Tolerance training

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Category : Engineering