Sr. Manufacturing Engineer

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Posted on 12/4/2017

Job Overview

Orbital ATK

Job Description

Job ID: WSS20171###-####2

With projected annual revenues in of nearly $4.5 billion, approximately 12,000 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission whether it's a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world's leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation's largest manufacturer of ammunition.

Orbital ATK Space Systems Group designs, manufactures and operates small and medium-class spacecraft for communications, imaging, scientific, exploration and national security space applications. The Group is leading supplier of space components that power and enable satellites of all classes, provides technical engineering services to government agencies and laboratories, and is developing exciting new satellite servicing and advanced space flight technologies.

United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential.

If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Role description & Responsibilities:

Candidate will be responsible for supporting manufacturing activities for electronic assemblies used in various space system vehicles. Specific duties may include: supporting development of processes and procedures for the assembly of electronic circuit card and cable assemblies; reviewing and approving drawings; supporting required MRB processing; operate manufacturing equipment used in the SMT circuit card assembly process, supporting manufacturing activities with supervisors, program engineers and various customer organizations; reviewing design changes on WIP or completed assemblies; recommending changes to improve process and product quality. May also assist in the training of other manufacturing technicians.

Experience Requirements:

Hands on electronic manufacturing experience in circuit card and cable assembly is required. Must be capable of passing all NASA manufacturing/quality certifications required. Must possess excellent interpersonal skills that aid in achieving both primary and multi-departmental goals.

* Experience in the space manufacturing field with demonstrated knowledge of the high reliability workmanship standards and hardware/interfaces typical of the high tech industry.

* Required skills include the ability to use critical thinking to troubleshoot problems.

* Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

* Basic computer skills (MS Excel, Access, Powerpoint, Word) required.

* Familiarity with discrepancy reporting/tracking/resolution a plus.


Bachelor's Degree (BA/BS) in Engineering

20 years or equivalent combination of education & experience is preferred

Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products and your ideas into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you'll be amazed at what you can do!

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

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Job Type: Full Time

Desired Travel: less than 25%

Years of Experience: +10 Years

Education: Bachelors

Expertise: Engineering

Group: Space

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