Northrop Grumman Test Tech 3 in Palmdale, California

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Test Tech 3to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.

Essential Functions:

  • Performs a variety of duties in the mechanical, and electromechanical areas.

  • Constructs, troubleshoots, calibrates, adjusts, tests, and maintains motors, actuators, hydraulics and other related equipment, components, devices, or systems.

  • Solve and document fabrication problems associated with mechanical, electrical or electronic parts or assemblies.

  • Works from schematics, engineering drawings, and written or verbal instructions.

  • Operates related equipment; conducts tests and reports data in prescribed format; uses predetermined methods, sequences, and setups to inspect or test specific equipment or product, making modifications and adjustments as necessary; performs calibration and alignment checks; makes adjustments, modifications, and replacements as directed; prepares prescribed compounds and solutions.

  • Requires formal training and some experience.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree or 2 year technical degreealong with3 years ofexperience in System Test such as structural, mechanical or electrical work OR 5+ years' experience in System Test such as structural, mechanical or electrical work in lieu of the degree

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • Active Secret Clearance to start with an investigation in the last 6 years (in scope)with ability to gain access to Special Programs

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active in scope Top Secret clearance

  • Willing to work travel for extended periods and off shift work.

  • Aerospace experience

  • Previous military technician experience

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.