Senior Manufacturing Engineer

Orbital ATK Ridgecrest, CA 2017-02-03
Orbital ATK Defense Electronic Systems is a leading supplier of innovative solutions for missile guidance and control systems, components, warning systems and special mission aircraft. Our facility in Northridge, CA is seeking an experienced Sr. Manufacturing Engineer . The ideal candidate has 10+ years of relevant experience in the defense industry. Ability to obtain a DOD SECRET Clearance is mandatory.

Sr. Manufacturing Engineer Job Duties:
Evaluates, creates and improves manufacturing processes by applying knowledge of product design, fabrication, assembly, tooling, and materials; conferring with equipment vendors; soliciting observations from operators.

Develops manufacturing processes by studying product requirements; researching, designing, modifying, and testing manufacturing methods and equipment; conferring with equipment vendors.

Improves manufacturing efficiency by analyzing and planning work flow, space requirements, and equipment layout.

Assures product and process quality by designing testing methods; testing finished- product and process capabilities; establishing standards; confirming manufacturing processes.

Provides manufacturing decision-making information by calculating production, labor, and material costs; reviewing productionschedules; estimating future requirements.

Prepares product and process reports by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing information and trends.

Keeps equipment operational by coordinating maintenance and repair services; following manufacturer's instructions and established procedures; requesting special service.

Completes design and development projects by training and guiding technicians.

Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.

Excellent Teamwork Skills, Dealing with Complexity, Informing Others, Leadership, Supervision, Hardware Specifications, Manufacturing Methods and Procedures, Manufacturing Quality, Product Development, Presenting Technical Information, CAD, CAD/CAM. Experience with Deltek Costpoint, TipQA, Microsoft Office suite including Microsoft Access, LabView experiences a plus.

Position requires 10 years of complex electronics systems production line experience

Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering or Manufacturing

Orbital ATK has the people, strategy, agility, and products to thrive in a highly dynamic national security and space environment. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK will further your experience and career growth. We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits, including, medical, dental, 401k and tuition reimbursement. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we are committed to a diverse workforce.

We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/V/D