1+ months

Associate Engr Matl Process

Northrop Grumman
Charlotte, NC 28230
US CITIZENSHIP REQUIRED FOR THIS POSITION: Yes

RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available

CLEARANCE TYPE: None

TRAVEL: No

**Description**

Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our worlds biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.

**Roles and Responsibilities:**

+ Develop crystal growth processes for materials new to SYNOPTICS
+ Work with manufacturing personnel to develop, improve, document, and transition new processes to manufacturing.
+ Develop a thorough understanding of the current crystal growth techniques at SYNOPTICS.
+ Assume sustaining engineering duties that will be assigned in which the engineer will be responsible for an established growth process including data collection, process control, designed experiments, process documentation, and operator training.
+ Create and update written documentation for new processes and process improvements.
+ Participate in cost-savings projects as a team member or lead and technical training for manufacturing employees (training may require some shift flexibility on a limited basis).
+ Participate in developing new business opportunities which include responding to government solicitations and attending/presenting at technical conferences.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Bachelor of Science Degree in Materials Science, Physics, Chemistry, or related Engineering field is required
+ US Citizenship is required
+ A strong grasp of engineering principles is required

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Up to three years of hands-on experience in Engineering practices is preferred (this can include post-graduate work).
+ Crystal Growth or materials processing experience with specific knowledge of solidification principles, intrinsic growth defect formation, understanding phase diagrams, and solid-liquid chemistry of oxide systems is preferred.
+ Knowledge of Six Sigma and Lean Manufacturing is beneficial.

Salary Range: $55,300.00 - $82,900.00

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.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

We are a pioneering company.

With careers across all areas: air, cyber, land, sea and space our 90,000 employees work as one to defend and define the future. Northrop Grumman careers and internships are as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will give you every opportunity to do your best work. Working together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines, we share a drive to push the boundaries of science, technology and engineering to meet the ever evolving needs of our customers worldwide.

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Posted: 2021-08-26 Expires: 2021-10-31

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