Northrop Grumman employees like mechanical design engineer Mei-Li are defining possible by solving complex challenges in science, technology and engineering


Engineer Mei-Li is Defining Possible at Northrop Grumman

 August 13, 2020

Defining Possible is at the heart of Northrop Grumman.

It compels employees to solve the challenges everywhere from below the waves to above the atmosphere.

Whether it’s an autonomous submarine that detects mines without putting lives at risk, digital walls that protect physical structures, the world’s first stealth bomber or the universe's most powerful space telescope, employees are driven to do what others think cannot be done.

Working together with people from many backgrounds, personal passions and disciplines, Northrop Grumman employees push the boundaries of advancement through science, technology and engineering.

From intern to mechanical design engineer, find out how Mei-Li is Defining Possible every day at Northrop Grumman.


Feeling she belongs at Northrop Grumman

Mei-Li started her career as an intern test engineer, and thought the entire project was really fascinating. She ended up asking: "My passion is design. What role can I play?"

"I worked under a different lead who was absolutely amazing in guiding me to figure out a design in four days," explains Mei-Li. "Normally a design could take months, but we had worked away at it and were able to produce results successfully. 

After a week at working so hard at this one project, Mei-Li was empowered with a new confidence: she knew that she could pursue her passion.

"It was the moment that I was like - I really like it here, I belong," she adds.


Define possible with a career at Northrop Grumman

Do you share Mei-Li's drive to define possible? 

Northrop Grumman offers careers as varied as your interests, with a lifetime of potential that will give you every opportunity to do your best work.

It’s only impossible – until you do it at Northrop Grumman, so search and apply for a job with Northrop Grumman -  a very pioneering company.

 

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