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Northrop Grumman Principal Research Scientist in Clearfield, Utah

Climb to new heights on your journey when you start Defining Possible with Northrop Grumman. Enjoy a purposeful career in aeronautics that is crucial to the way we connect and protect our world across land, sea, and air. Bring your experience and take advantage of this opportunity to discover how you can start to push past possible and achieve your goals today. Enjoy a diverse, collaborative environment with professionals across the nation ready to help launch your career.

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems, builds and delivers aviation-related systems to customers around the world. We push the boundaries of innovation, and drive advances in various sciences. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history. Come be a part of our mission!

Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems (NGAS) is looking for you to join our team as a Principal Research Scientist based out of Clearfield, UT.

What You'll get to Do:

You will be part of a team that is working on advanced composite technologies. In this position you will be part of our research and development (R&D) efforts for ceramic matrix composite (CMC) fabrication methods, CMC materials and processes, design and analysis, and test methods either for oxide or non-oxide based CMC components and structures outside of a production environment. Evaluation of matrix and/or fiber properties and capabilities. Any experience with CMC materials, processes, testing, and fabrication is preferred. Basic understanding of polymer matrix composite (PMC) materials and processes is also preferred and any understanding of automation methods for fabrication such as automated fiber placement, prepreg processes, filament winding, and similar methods.

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

Our Values. The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

Our Responsibility. At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.

Qualifications:

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a STEM discipline with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience, master's degree in science or engineering with minimum of 3 years of relevant experience, or PhD in science or engineering

  • Understanding of ceramic materials and processes

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Understanding of ceramic matrix composites, fabrication, testing, and evaluation

  • Use of CAD software, design and analysis

  • Manufacturing and/or process engineering experience

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance

  • Training and Development

https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx

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

Job Category : Research and Sciences

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