Northrop Grumman Corporation

Receive alerts when this company posts new jobs.

Graphic Artist 4

at Northrop Grumman Corporation

Posted: 10/16/2018
Job Reference #: 18022036

Job Description

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all the while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman may be the place for you. As a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions to customers worldwide, Northrop Grumman offers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies. Here at Northrop Grumman we are comprised of professionals that bring different perspectives, are curious about the world, accepting of each other, and understand that the more ideas, backgrounds, and experiences we bring to our work then the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our talented workforce we look for professionals that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.
When you join Northrop Grumman, you'll have the opportunity to connect with coworkers in an environment that's uniquely caring, diverse, and respectful. Employees share experiences, insights, perspectives, and creative solutions with some of the best minds in the industry. We collaborate through integrated product teams, cross-functional teams, and employee resource groups, while thriving through the support of training and development, mentors and every day coaching, along with extensive health and work/life benefits. We're committed to our employees' professional and personal development and success.
Northrop Grumman recruits top talent with traditional and non-traditional backgrounds in order to ensure our team is united, connected, skilled, focused and innovative. An inclusive workplace of people with diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives is the key to our performance. At Northrop Grumman, we want our employees to bring their whole self to work.  All your different sides are welcome here, as we believe they make our team, our products and our services, that much better.
Job Description


Provides graphic support, advice and guidance in support of company technical publication products, programs and systems. Provides expertise for resolving technical problems, troubleshoots product and modifies product to customer requirements. Technical drawing skills i.e. CATIA V5, NX, PTC IsoDraw/CREO, SolidWorks, and working knowledge of a CPLM Teamcenter environment. Blueprint reading and basic engineering/drafting knowledge. Basic graphic computer skills i.e. Abode CS, Excel, Word, and design experience and proficiency.


Initial responsibilities for the Graphic Artist will be to perform graphic related activities. Position will lead into responsibilities with the development and sustainment of technical publication graphics. Additional responsibilities will include assisting in the development of planning documentation and meeting facilitation. 


Basic Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor's degree and at least 10 years of graphic/multi-media development experience. In lieu of formal education, High school diploma or equivalent (GED) and at least 14 years of experience with graphic/multi-media development
  • Must be able to research engineering data, drawings, CAD models, technical manuals, and other subject matter/source data to develop and sustain technical publication graphics
  • Experience in preparation of isometric exploded views of illustrations
  • Experience in communicating detailed and technical data through visual means
  • Advanced understanding of photo manipulation and 3D visualization
  • Specific requirements include technical drawing software proficiency, proficiency in Experience with graphic/multi-media development
  • Adobe CS and basic concept of graphic design and layout
  • Must be able to obtain an active DoD Secret clearance with ability to maintain
  • Ability to acquire program access within 365 days
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Diversified between various graphic software disciplines
  • Experience supporting a team of Technical Writers by creating, updating and maintaining manuals, wiring diagrams, installations instructions, mini manuals, product labels, and other engineering technical documentation
  • Experience researching engineering data, technical manuals, and other subject matter to develop and sustain training materials using various multimedia tools
  • Technical drawing skills i.e. CATIA V5, NX, PTC IsoDraw/CREO, SolidWorks, and working knowledge of a CPLM Teamcenter environment.
  • Active secret DoD Clearance with ability to maintain.

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.