176484 - Mechanical Engineer
1 year

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking talented Mechanical Engineers with security clearances to join the Undersea Systems Business Unit located in Annapolis, MD. Come join the Undersea Systems team where innovation and quality thrive!
Our work directly supports elements of the United States national security strategy through the advancement of technology and human discovery. We are looking for people with bold new ideas and the courage to take creative risk toward developing expansive new capabilities. We do work that has never been done before…and have fun along the way.
The successful candidate Mechanical Engineer will:
Provide technical leadership in the conception, analysis and design of complex mechanical underwater systems, handling systems and underwater vehicles.
Support and/or lead development of system design concepts, evaluation of system characteristics including system trade studies, subsystem design, and integration and test.
Demonstrate a background in designing for manufacturability, with a knowledge of fabrication processes for marine structures and subsystems, and proficiency in common design tools and analytical techniques.
Present experience in the development of mechanical systems test programs, including integration and testing, with knowledge of related electrical and software systems, underwater cables & connectors, winch/cable systems, electronic packaging, and mechanisms.

Firm Prerequisites - must show:
BS Engineering degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, Marine or Ocean Engineering, or a related field with a minimum of 5 to 9 years of relevant experience; 3 to 5 years of experience with a MS; or 0 to 3 years of experience with a PhD.
Proficiency in common engineering /office tools (including MathCad, MatLab, FEA, MS Office) and analytical techniques including: basic structural, thermal and machine design.
Proficiency with 3D CAD programs such as NX and knowledge of engineering drawing development.
Good written and verbal communication skills, and the ability to work both independently and as a member of a multidisciplinary team in a fast paced environment.
Preferred Qualifications:
Ocean engineering, naval architecture or marine engineering, including structures, material sciences, and mechanical systems packaging for deep ocean applications.
Leadership and/or project management experience is desired.
Project leadership is a plus.

BS Engineering degree in Mechanical, Aerospace, Marine or Ocean Engineering, or a related field; MS or PhD is required.


Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Kevin Suk
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x230 or (800) 927-9318 x230

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

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