Northrop Grumman (DoD Skillbridge) - Mechanical Engineer 2, Sierra Vista, AZ
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Sierra Vista
Posted on: January 21, 2023
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities
to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around
the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and
inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many
technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first
flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on
the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a
pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun
along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity,
cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we
have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our
employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
As one of the largest global security companies in the world,
Northrop Grumman is proud to help our nation's military personnel
make the transition to civilian careers. Approximately 1/4th of
Northrop Grumman's 90,000 employees self-identifies as veterans,
and more than 1,600 are reservists. The Northrop Grumman Military
Internship Program (NG-MIP) is an approved.
SkillBridge Program under Dept. of Defense Instruction 1322.29. The
NG-MIP program is an opportunity for transitioning service members
to gain valuable civilian work experience through an individual
internship during their last 6 months of service , for up to 180
days . The Northrop Grumman Military Internship Program is open to
all ranks and experience levels. SkillBridge participants are not
eligible for compensation from Northrop Grumman, as they continue
to receive military compensation and benefits as Active-duty
service members .
Responsibilities for this internship position are:
Northrop Grumman Corporation (NGC) has developed the Northrop
Grumman - Military Internship Program (DoD SkillBridge) utilizing
the DoDI guidance for Skillbridge. During this program the service
member will be on-site at his or her host company performing an
individual internship in an entry to mid-level career type role.
The service member will be on the job training supporting a work
schedule equivalent to 40hrs per week. Outlined below are the
Goals, Objectives, and Outcomes for the program.
Goals - Provide transitioning service members fellowship-style job
skills training during the last portion(s) of their military
commitment. This program is specifically designed to offer
internships that result in the potential to transition to a
full-time opportunity as the conclusion of the training. Interns
will serve as a pipeline for high-speed, motivated military
candidates into NGC.
Objectives - Service Members who complete the Intern program will
be highly trained, capable, future employees that align to the
specific needs of the organization and are prepared to meet the NG
mission "Defining Possible" on Day 1. This program provides a
comprehensive internship experience including professional
development, networking with leadership, and training specifically
focused on NG leadership principles, company history,
customer/stakeholder engagement, product and service overview, and
core job responsibilities.
Outcome - Offer transitioning service member a rewarding
opportunity to join the Northrop Grumman team.
DoD SkillBridge Eligibility:
- Has served at least 180 days on active duty
- Is within 12 months of separation or retirement
- Will receive an honorable discharge
- Has taken any service TAPS/TGPS
- Has attended or participated in an ethics brief within the last
- Received Unit Commander (first O-4/Field Grade commander in chain
of command) written authorization and approval to participate in
DoD SkillBridge Program prior to start of internship.
Northrop Grumman Defense Systems sector has an exciting opportunity
for a Mechanical Engineer to join our growing team of diverse
professionals. This role will research, plan, design and develop
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.
Candidate will support analysis of Unmanned Aerial Systems to
determine suitability for deployment and operations. Candidate will
also support the prototyping of electro-mechanical payloads
including design, ground test and flight testing the performance
and effectiveness of payloads.
Candidate will assist with review, design, and modify system
engineering models to define Major System Components and key open
system interfaces in support of the Future Tactical Unmanned Aerial
- Batchelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering or related
- Experience with Computer Aided Design programs.
- Ability to design and work with engineering staff to implement
mechanical engineering projects and evaluate performance in a field
- Meets DoD Skillbridge Qualifications as per DODI
- Experience with Catia Cameo for Model Based Systems Engineering
and SysML modeling language.
- Experience with 3D printing and development of prototype
- Familiarity with the FACE 3.0 Software standard and the HOST
- Experience with Cybersecurity Survivability requirements
associated with mechanical components and anti-tamper design
concepts. Salary Range: $64,600 USD - $97,000 USD
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to
base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual
contributions as well as allow employees to share in company
results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be
eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman
provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage,
life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays
and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.
The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top
priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on
their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be
required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved
disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future
court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed
federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042
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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most
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