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.
Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.
Strategic Space Systems Division (SSSD) is an industry-leading provider for prime satellite and payload capabilities and directed energy and electronics solutions for national security, military, and civil customers. We are built on a heritage of providing innovative, affordable and reliable aerospace and defense products that our customers rely on to achieve mission success. Join the Space revolution and make the impossible, possible.
SSSD has an opening for an Electronic Technician 4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located either in Redondo Beach, California or Merrit Island, Florida.
Candidates must be able to travel for more than 70% or relocate (Merritt Island Florida)
Electrical Technician will support Integration and Test flow at the Airbus OneWeb Satellite facility in Merritt Island Florida. Daily assignments will come from lead test conductor and/or test operations manager. Individual must be able to work under moderate to minimal direction to determine and develop approaches to solutions; must be able to work both in a team environment and independently; must be self-motivated, thorough, and detailed; and must be willing to learn additional engineering discipline areas.
• Support test plans, test schedules and test procedures for all phases of testing.
• Support test planning working groups, plan and conduct test readiness reviews, pre and post test briefings. Interface with test engineering disciplines to develop tests and test data requirements.
• Verify test article configurations and coordinate the integration of test modifications with Test Conductors and other subsystem test engineering groups.
• Makes real-time personnel decisions regarding personal safety, efficiency, and effectiveness.
• Participate in post-test data evaluation and problem identification and resolution.
• Proficient in electrical test equipment, such as but not limited to, DMM/DVM, Oscilloscope, MilliOhm Meters, Breakout Boxes, Power Supplies, etc…
• Requires ability to support 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift as required. Shift rotations likely.
As a full-time employee of Northrop Grumman Space Systems, you are eligible for our robust benefits package including:
Medical, Dental & Vision coverage
Employee Assistance Programs & Work/Life Solutions
Paid Time Off
Health & Wellness Resources
This position's standard work schedule is a 9/80. The 9/80 schedule allows employees who work a nine-hour day Monday through Thursday to take every other Friday off.
High School diploma or equivalent and 6 years additional education and/or related experience.
Experience in Electrical System Level Testing, Integration or Test
Ability to Travel for more than 70% or relocate (Merritt Island Florida)
Candidate must have an active DoD Secret security clearance.
Experience supporting space flight launch operations, including knowledge of required safety precautions
Experience working in clean room environments
Experience working on space flight hardware
Salary Range: $73,200 - $105,400
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.