Avionics & Tactical Networks (ATN) is an operating unit within the Communications division of Northrop Grumman Mission Systems and seeks an experienced Manufacturing Engineer. ATN is located in the Rancho Carmel facility in San Diego, CA.
Our expertise is in delivering complex equipment to enable modern battlefields and support aviation missions. Our focus is on the world of avionics, radio, and electronic warfare product application to enable networked communications. As
part of the corporation's business focus area on Communications, we are the equipment providers.' Our team of communication systems experts is developing next-generation ground radios for land forces, and our Electronic Warfare
subject matter experts are creating the next generation of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) countermeasures to keep our soldiers safe when in harm's way.
Designs manufacturing processes, procedures, and production layouts for assemblies, equipment installation, processing, machining, and material handling. Designs arrangement of machines within plant facilities to ensure most efficient
and productive layout. Designs sequence of operations and specifies procedures for the fabrication of tools and equipment and other functions that affect product performance. Adapts machine or equipment design to factory and production conditions. May incorporate inspection and test requirements into the production plan. Inspects performance of machinery, equipment, and tools to verify their efficiency, and investigates and initiates corrective action of problems and
deficiencies to ensure product quality. Develops manufacturing processes that are applicable to statistical process control.
Provides guidance to engineering regarding design concepts and specification requirements to best utilize equipment and manufacturing techniques. Ensures processes and procedures are in compliance with regulations.
BS degree in Engineering or related STEM field with 2 or more years experience.
CAD design experience.
Capable with statistical analysis software.
Understanding of Lean Manufacturing techniques.
Must be able to support 2nd or 4th shift work schedule.
US Citizenship required.
DoD Secret security clearance eligible.
Experience in electronics manufacturing environment.
Experience with SAP or other shop floor control system.
Knowledgeable in data structures and database programming.
Proficient in electronics equipment programming and maintenance.
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