Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking an Operations Program Engineer to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. Our teams work with pride across business units toward a common goal: global security. Together, we protect our troops, public safety, information, and our planet. It’s unique work. It’s challenging and rewarding. But most of all, it’s work that makes a difference. Join us to advance your career. We’ll support you with training, employee resource groups, and our shared vision of global security. This position will be located in Rolling Meadows, IL. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman’s Manufacturing Engineering team Supports production, business, Depot repairs and other processes in a team-based manufacturing environment. Performs activities in a variety of cross-functional areas including production planning and control, total quality management, systems, manufacturing, equipment and facilities engineering, material management and process reengineering. The incumbent may facilitate self-directed work teams, provide training in core skill areas to teams and peers, and interact with internal and external customers with respect to product planning, problem resolution and process improvement. Incumbents are generally experienced in one or more areas of manufacturing operations. MANUMS
Preferred Qualifications: – Minimum 3 years of experience in manufacturing environment, such as production, materials management, supply chain, planning and scheduling.- Strong knowledge of Manufacturing processes and procedures
– Knowledge of Manufacturing Resource Planning (MRP), production planning and material management.
– Ability to communicate, both written and verbal, with upper levels of management.
– Strong knowledge of Earned Value reporting and analysis
– Experience with proposal generation
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