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"Return to Work" iReturn Technical Professionals


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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 is seeking experienced and motivated professionals that are looking to return to the workforce after a career break of a minimum of 2 years for various professional roles within multiple Engineering disciplines including but not limited to: Electrical, Systems, Software and Mechanical Engineering.

The qualified applicant will join a cohort of employees re-entering the workforce after a career break of at least two years. This cohort will receive special on-boarding designed to provide an effective re-entry into the workforce.

The Northrop Grumman iReturn program provides experienced professionals with a paid 12-week "Returnship" to prepare for a full-time career in one of several fields at Northrop Grumman through training, professional development and networking opportunities. This "Returnship" program focuses on providing you with a seamless transition back into the workforce.

Applicants must have prior work experience in the technical discipline that they are looking to return to. We are currently reviewing applicants to participate in our Fall 2022 cohort which will begin in the late August early September timeframe.

**Cohorts are held across various US Northrop Grumman locations including but not limited to:**

Rolling Meadows, IL


Northern Virginia

Huntsville, AL

Roy, UT

Chandler, AZ


San Diego, CA

Cincinnati, OH

Elkton, MD

Northridge, CA

Plymouth, MN

Rocket Center, WV

Please review the Basic Qualifications below and apply today.

**Basic Qualifications:**

+ A current career break of 2 years

+ A minimum of 5 years’ prior work experience within the discipline you are looking to return to work with a Bachelor's degree, or 3 years of experience with a Master's degree

+ A Clearance is not required to start however the ability to obtain a DoD (Department of Defense) clearance is required.

To learn more about iReturn or to review specific positions as they are posted please click Here (

Salary Range: $38.00 - $41.00

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.

"Return to Work" iReturn Technical Professionals

Full time
Rocket Center, WV 26753

Published on 10/05/2022

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