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Mechanical Engineer - All Levels




Rolling Meadows, IL 60008

This position description does not represent a current opening but may be used to identify candidates with skills and experience for positions within Northrop Grumman that frequently become available. Candidates who express an interest may be considered for future positions at Northrop Grumman. This position will support the development, build, and test validation of ruggedized electronic equipment for military applications. The candidate will have the opportunity to be exposed to multiple skill sets within the mechanical engineering discipline such as: thermal analysis, structural analysis, kinematic simulations, opto-mechanical design, mechanism design, printed wiring board design, harness design, material selection, metal fabrication techniques, support to hardware build/integration, and environmental testing. The individual will work within a team environment consisting not only of senior mechanical engineering oversight, but also other functional disciplines such as electrical engineering, software engineering, systems engineering, manufacturing, and supply chain. The candidate will work within the Mechanical and Optical Technology organization. It is a high performing organization that Values its employees and has a strong sense of purpose tied to the vision of Northrop Grumman: To be the most trusted provider of systems and technologies that ensure the security and the freedom of our nation and its allies. The candidate will be able to grow personally and professional in an ethical an inclusive environment, while being an important part of a great team.


Basic Qualifications:
* Bachelors of Science degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering
* Must have exposure to electronics packaging.
* Good written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills.
* Exposure to 3D mechanical CAD tools.
* Must be proficient with MS Office Suite.
* U.S. citizen and the ability to obtain a U.S. Government Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications:
* Masters Degree in Mechanical or Aerospace Engineering.
* Current Active U.S. Government Security Clearance. 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 a complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Relocation assistance may be available
Business Sector: United States-Illinois-Rolling Meadows 

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Relocation assistance may be available
Business Sector: United States-Illinois-Rolling Meadows
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Minimum Clearance:
Secret - Secret
Job Category:
Engineering - Mechanical
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