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Industrial Engineer


RELOCATION ASSISTANCE: Relocation assistance may be available


TRAVEL: Yes, 10% of the Time


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 world’s 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.

**Northrop Grumman Aeronautics Systems** is searching for an **Industrial Engineer** to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. Our team supports operational and business improvement across 1800 employees located in Utah, Ohio, California and Mississippi. **This position will be located in Clearfield, UT.**

​We have a variety of shifts available to support a 24/7 operation. We offer both 3 and 4 day shifts to cover days, nights and weekends.

Travel is estimated to 10%.


+ Provide support to the manufacturing floor by working proactively with cross-functional teams to understand frontline problems and implement cost-saving solutions.

+ Utilize various Continuous Improvement tools to analyze shop floor practices and processes for opportunities to minimize scrap, reduce cost, increase capacity and optimize schedule.

+ Work with frontline leadership to assess current state reality and define future state possibilities

+ Provide tactics and training to frontline leaders and shop floor personnel to improve the current state and facilitate value generation

+ Train and Mentor Associate Level IE's

+ Conduct studies and generate metrics pertaining to efficiency, cycle times, work-in-progress, manpower, cost performance, and product delivery.

+ Partner with manufacturing management to develop and track recovery plans that instill confidence within program management and customers

+ Apply systems thinking in the development of metrics to improve product flow from the release of raw materials through product delivery.

+ Provide capacity planning, rate tool analyses, and facility layouts to ensure the ongoing success of composite operations.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ 2 Years with Bachelors in Science; 0 Years with Masters OR 6 years experience in lieu of degree

+ Experience with continuous improvement methodologies including, but not limited to, Toyota Production System, Theory of Constraints, Six Sigma and Agile manufacturing etc.

+ Ability to work on an assembly floor

+ Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance and special program access

+ Strong expertise using the full suite of Microsoft Office Tools

+ Experience building scalable and sustainable models to optimize product flow, while incorporating cost, schedule, and resource constraints

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Current DoD clearance

+ Special Program Access

+ Experience working with cross-functional teams in a manufacturing or business environment

+ Bachelor of Science Degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering or Math)

**What We Offer:**

At Northrop Grumman, we are on the cutting edge of innovation-- building the next generation of sophisticated aircraft to protect our country. Our diverse portfolio of programs means there are endless paths to cultivate your career. We are well-known for our inclusive, family environment, phenomenal learning opportunities, and exposure to a wide variety of projects and customers. We also offer exceptional benefits/healthcare, a great 401K matching program, and 14 Employee Resource Groups inclusive of all employees!


Salary Range: $64,600.00 - $97,000.00

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.

**The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority** . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 .

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.

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.