184218 - Sr Principal NC Programmer
CA-S.Cali-Los Angeles/Orange Counties
$65 to $70.00 DOE
1 year

Chipton-Ross is seeking a Sr. Principal NC Programmer for an opportunity in Palmdale, CA.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems has an opening for a Contractor NC Programmer 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.
This position develops and writes programs for numerically controlled machines using engineering specifications and drawings. Analyzes engineering drawings to define configuration of parts and determine type and sequence of machine operations. Develops programs for machining parts, tools, or sheet metal on numerically controlled machine tools. Makes proper cutter selections for each part, taking into consideration such factors as speeds, types of cutters, feeds, and control system limitations. Selects program routines for the most efficient computer calculation of dimensional and machining requirements for each part. Tests and modifies existing parts programs for engineering changes or program improvements.

Minimum of a High School Diploma/GED plus 17 years of machining or programming experience OR a Bachelor degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) field plus 9 years of machining or programming experience OR a Master's degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) field and 7 years of machining or programming experience.
Knowledge of material and process parameters including feeds and speeds.
Ability to perform material removal rate and other automated manufacturing calculations.
Preferred Qualifications:
Experience with project management and systems engineering.
EVMS (Earned value management system).
Advanced aerospace coatings applications.
Low Observable technology.
Manufacturing Production Automation.
Robotics and advanced manufacturing technologies.
Experience using NX CAM, Vericut VCS/VCP, NC Programming, virtual simulation, Process Simulate, Cenit.
Ply Cutting, Milling, Fiber Placement, Trim/Drilling, NDI.
Ability to select and optimize cutter types for various machining processes. NC Programming experience using NX CAM environment.
Experience programming both conventional and multiple axis configurations typically gantry and / or robotic varieties.

High School Diploma/GED OR Bachelor degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) field, OR Master's degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) field is required.
School must be accredited.

9/80 workweek

Applicants responding to this position will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements by currently possessing the ability to view classified government information.

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

Juan Saldarriaga
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x258 or (800) 927-9318 x258

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.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.