Drafter 2
Beltsville, MD
Job Description

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible.

Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Job Summary

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems is seeking a CAD Drafter to work with our engineering teams to create detailed CAD drawings for mechanical and electrical components/assemblies used in the production of Space Flight systems for our NASA and Naval Research Laboratory (NRL) customers. Our engineering teams are presently supporting robotic satellite servicing missions to repair and refuel satellite.

Job Responsibilities

  • Create detailed CAD drawings using AutoCAD software.

  • Verify/check team members completed work for dimensions, materials and quantities.

  • Work with engineering teams to research parts and materials.

Required Skills

  • Must be proficient with AutoCAD
  • Must be familiar with Windows and Microsoft Office products. Proficiency with Excel is a plus

  • Excellent written, verbal communication and customer interface skills are required.

  • Must be able to work in a team environment.

Additional Skills (a plus but not required)

  • Familiar with Mentor Graphics PADS/DxDesigner, Cadence OrCAD, CAM350, and/or Altium software.

  • VB programming in Excel and/or PADS software.

  • A High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) or equivalent experience is required.
  • Graduate of a CAD/Drafting/Design/Computer Aided program or equivalent AutoCAD experience is preferred.
Job Type Full-time