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Northrop Grumman GBSD Staff Engineer Mission Assurance 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 an Mission Assurance Engineer. This position will be located in Roy, UT and will support the Ground Based Strategic Deterrent (GBSD) program. Learn more about the GBSD program here.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Develop control systems and protocols for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials product

  • Collaborate with engineering and manufacturing functions to ensure quality standards are in place

  • Devise and implement methods and procedures for inspecting, testing and evaluating the precision and accuracy of products and production equipment

  • Design and analyze inspection and testing processes, mechanisms and equipment; conduct quality assurance tests; and perform statistical analysis to assess the cost of and determine the responsibility for, products or materials that do not meet required standards and specifications

  • Audit quality systems for deficiency identification and correction

  • Ensure that corrective measures meet acceptable reliability standards and that documentation is compliant with requirements

  • May specialize in the areas of design, incoming material, production control, product evaluation and reliability, inventory control and/or research and development as they apply to product or process quality

  • May be certified in lean and six-sigma quality engineering methodologies.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Apply advanced technical principles, theories, and concepts

  • Contribute to the development of new principles and concepts

  • Work on unusually complex technical problems and provide solutions which are highly innovative and ingenious

  • Work under consultative direction toward predetermined long-range goals and objectives.

  • Assignments are often self-initiated

  • Determine and pursue courses of action necessary to obtain desired results

  • Work checked through consultation and agreement with others rather than by formal review of superior

  • Develop advanced technological ideas and guides their development into a final product

  • Serve as organization spokesperson on advanced projects and/or programs

  • Act as advisor to management and customers on advanced technical research studies and applications

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 position's 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:

  • 14 years of relevant experience with a Bachelors of Science degree, 12 Years with a Masters in Science; 9 Years with Ph; 0R 4 years of additional experience in lieu of a degree

  • Active Secret Clearance with ability to obtain a Top Secret (TS) security clearance

  • Experience in developing and implementing Supplier Quality Assurance plans

  • Experience in Metric development for process health and performance monitoring

  • Demonstrated ability prioritizing tasks and meeting deadlines

  • Excellent liaison between local personnel, suppliers, and customer workforce

  • Experience in evaluation, trace, and analysis of requirements

Preferred Qualifications:

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