Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Electronic Tech

Palestine, TX
Technicians


Job Description

Job ID: JSD20181406-46159

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.

 

Summary:

Under supervision of the shop lead the position includes; Lay out, build, test, troubleshoot, repair, and modify developmental and production electronic components, parts, equipment, and systems, such as computer equipment, control instrumentation, test equipment, applying principles and theories of electronics, electrical circuitry, electronic and electrical testing.  As a lead technologist in the field, direct other technicians in assigned work to meet mission requirements and Operate telemetry station independently.

 

Qualifications:

The ability to read blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, and engineering instructions for assembling electronics units.

Experience with mechanical fabrication, basic machining skills, and hardware assembly are a plus.

 

Requirements:

Ability to pass the physical requirements to work in Antarctica

Ability to become certified to J-STD-001ES Space Addendum and WHMA-A-620C Crimp/harness standard

Ability to become a NASA licensed Ordnance handler (Physical Requirements, Employer provided training)

Ability to travel to remote sites for up to 90 days

 

Education & Experience:

High School Diploma or General Education Degree and minimum 2 – 4 years of related experience is required.

 

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: 25-50%
Years of Experience: 3-5 Years
Education: High School/GED
Expertise: Engineering
Group: Space