Northrop Grumman CAD CAM Engineer (level 2 or 3) - Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Fabrication in Baltimore, Maryland

CAD CAM Engineer (level 2 or 3) - Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Fabrication

Requisition ID: 18010131

Location(s): United States-Maryland-Baltimore

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Start your future with a new mission, join Northrop Grumman's Mission Systems Sector! NGMS has an immediate need for a CAD/CAM Engineer for PCB Fabrication. This position is based outside of Baltimore, Maryland, however occasional teleworking may be available.

The Advanced Interconnects and Multilayer Solutions (AIMS) manufacturing cell is committed to the rapid development, manufacture, and delivery of leading-edge discriminating products, utilizing advances in organic materials, technology, and processing to meet or exceed customer expectations. The CAD/CAM Engineer will support CAD/CAM in the fabrication of printed circuit boards, manifolds, and backplanes for next generation RF hardware.

Duties include, but are not limited to the following:

•PCB tooling preparation with Valor Genesis software including 1up editing, coupon design, and panelization.

•Creation of NC drill/rout, electrical test, optical inspection, and CMM programs.

•Customer data input, validation, and Design for Manufacturing (DFM) analysis.

•In conjunction with design engineering, documenting and resolving tooling issues.

•Assisting with the training of personnel and participate in the design of operator training materials.

•Working with production as well as new developmental designs simultaneously.

•Documenting state-of-the-art process capabilities and guidelines for product designers.

•Preparing/assisting with manufacturing proposals and estimates for new major programs or major change activity.

The chosen candidate must be able to multi-task in a team-oriented, dynamic, and high visibility environment, and will have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

This job may be filled as a Level 2 or a Level 3 based on the qualifications below.

Basic Qualifications for a Level 2:

•Bachelor's degree or higher in a STEM area (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) with a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience (or MS with 0 years)

•Experience with PCB manufacturing in support of CAM

•Experience with Genesis 2000 software application (or equivalent software package) and DFM analysis.

•Proficient in PCB data translation including gerber, odb and dxf

•Ability to read, interpret, and validate PCB drawings and industry specifications.

•Knowledge of manufacturing process and IPC specifications used in the production of PCBs in the aerospace market; experience with MS Office applications.

•The ability to obtain and maintain a US Secret level security clearance is required. US Citizenship is a prerequisite.

Basic Qualifications for a Level 3:

•Bachelor's degree or higher in a STEM area (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) with a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience (or MS with 3 years)

•Experience with PCB manufacturing in support of CAM.

•Experience with Genesis 2000 software application (or equivalent software package) and DFM analysis.

•Proficient in PCB data translation including gerber, odb and dxf

•Ability to read, interpret, and validate PCB drawings and industry specifications.

•Knowledge of manufacturing process and IPC specifications used in the production of PCBs in the aerospace market; experience with MS Office applications.

•The ability to obtain and maintain a US Secret level security clearance is required. US Citizenship is a prerequisite.

Preferred Qualifications:

•Experience with FAST drill room management software, XACT PCB registration software and Autocad a plus.

•Experience with direct exposure imaging and laser drilling desirable

•Familiarity with Design of Experiment (DOE), Statistical Process Control (SPC), and 6 sigma concepts for process development and control.

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.

Title: CAD CAM Engineer (level 2 or 3) - Printed Circuit Board (PCB) Fabrication

Location: Maryland-Baltimore

Requisition ID: 18010131