Northrop Grumman Flight Test Tech 4 in Edwards AFB, California
Flight Test Tech 4
Requisition ID: 18002544
Location(s): United States-California-Edwards AFB
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
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Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Flight Test Tech 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Edwards Air Force Base, CA.
This position will support the RQ4 Global Hawk Flight Test Program at Edwards AFB. Edwards CA.
The successful candidate will perform a variety of maintenance on the RQ4 Global Hawk. The maintenance includes but is not limited to avionics, electrical, instrumentation and integrated systems and subsystems. Maintenance actions will include troubleshooting and diagnosing malfunctions, disassembly, wiring repair, wire harness manufacture and routing, rework, repair, replacement, re-assembly or adjustment of various Air Vehicle systems in accordance with technical specifications, engineering instructions, RQ4 Tech Orders series maintenance manuals (T.Os), and NGC processes and procedures. Modification work will include installation, upgrades to, and the removal of components. Additionally, the candidate will be expected to complete all required documentation such as NGC and USN records and maintenance action forms.
Other duties include Launch and Recovery operations, Ground Support Equipment operation and Ground Test support. This position may require the individual to work overtime as well as travel off-site.
- Associate's degree or 2 year technical degree along with a minimum of 6 years of flight test/flight operations experience
A minimum of 8 years' experience in flight test/flight Operations in lieu of the technical degree
- An active Department of Defense Interim Secret Security Clearance or higher
Air Force and Evaluation maintenance experience.
Experience with IMDS/CAMS, MES, Teamcenter
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.
Title: Flight Test Tech 4
Location: California-Edwards AFB
Requisition ID: 18002544