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Numerical Control Pgmr (Active DoD Clearance Required)

Northrop Grumman | Palmdale CA 93599 USA | Full Time | Posted: 10/16/2020

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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 has an opening for a Numerical Control Programmer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.

In this role you will develop and write programs for numerically controlled machines using engineering specifications and drawings. Additionally, you will analyze engineering drawings to define configuration of parts and determine type and sequence of machine operations, as well as develop programs for machining parts, tools, or sheet metal on numerically controlled machine tools. Other responsibilities of this role include, making proper cutter selections for each part, taking into consideration such factors as speeds, types of cutters, feeds, and control system limitations; selecting program routines for the most efficient computer calculation of dimensional and machining requirements for each part; and testing and modifying existing parts programs for engineering changes or program improvements.


Basic Qualifications:
  • Minimum of a High School Diploma/GED and 6 years of machining or programming experience OR a Bachelor degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) and 2 years of machining or programming experience.
  • Knowledge of material and process parameters including feeds and speeds
  • Ability to perform material removal rate and other automated manufacturing calculations
  • Must have a current active DoD Secret Clearance with an investigation date/periodic review within the last 5 years
  • Ability to obtain and maintain special program access as necessary per business requirements
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with project management and systems engineering
  • EVMS (Earned value management system) experience
  • Advanced aerospace coatings application experience
  • Low Observable technology experience
  • Manufacturing Production Automation experience
  • Robotics and advanced manufacturing technologies experience
  • Experience using NX CAM, Vericut VCS/VCP, NC Programming.
  • Ply Cutting, Milling, Fiber Placement, Trim / Drilling, NDI.
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.

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Location Palmdale, CA, 93599, United States
Categories Manufacturing & Production
Sec Clearances Secret

Location Maptop

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