Category: Engineering
Location: Baltimore, Maryland
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Telecommute: No -Teleworking not available for this position
Shift: 1st Shift
Travel Required: No
Positions Available: 1

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We’re looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we’ll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career. Quality is a core value at Northrop Grumman and a cornerstone of our company’s success. We are steadfast in our commitment to our technologies, processes, services, and projects. By accepting that “Quality is Personal,” our employees acknowledge the impact our actions have on the missions of our global customers. Northrop Grumman Mission Systems Sector is seeking a Principal Quality Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals supporting the Baltimore Center of Excellence (CoE) based in Linthicum, Maryland. Roles and Responsibilities: The Quality Engineer –
Reviews and evaluates non-conforming material for compliance to drawings, specifications, and standards
Provides in-person engineering support for the inspection organization
Develops, modifies, applies and maintains quality evaluation and control systems and protocols for processing materials into partially finished or finished materials
Engages in production floor activities – including monitoring manufacturing processes and performing quality assessments and audits
Audits quality systems for deficiency identification and correction
Solves problems by relentlessly pursuing root cause and driving for effective solutions
Uses LEAN concepts and Six Sigma tools as aides to problem resolution
Maintains and continuously develops technical knowledge in quality engineering, specifications/standards, drawing interpretation, measurement and analysis methods, processes and products, relevant technologies, and problem solving methodology
Assists with the training of new personnel and participates in the design of training materials
Has a working knowledge of MS Office Applications

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor’s Degree in a related STEM discipline
2+ years of relevant work experience (or 0 years with a Master’s Degree)
Possess technical knowledge in specifications and standards associated with the position
Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret Security Clearance. US Citizenship required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s degree in STEM discipline
Experience working in an IPC J-STD-001 and/or IPC-A-610 environment
Experience working in an electronics manufacturing environment
Certifications in lean and six-sigma quality engineering methodologies
Experience evaluating electrical, mechanical, and/or electro-mechanical systems for compliance to drawings, specifications, and standards
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 positions.Tracking

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