Northrop Grumman Engineering Technician 2 in San Diego, California

At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. 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 continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

No matter the assignment, Northrop Grumman is committed to being a leader in Cyber, Logistics and Modernization, Autonomous Systems, C4ISR, and Strike. For us, it's about more than just performing. It means realizing the values that define us: responsibility, trust, integrity and protecting freedom worldwide. These values inspire and unite our people- who make everything we do possible.

The Engineering, Sciences and Technology (ES&T) organization pushes the boundaries of innovation, redefines engineering capabilities, and drives advances in various sciences. Our team is chartered with providing the skills, innovative technologies to develop, design, produce and sustain optimized product lines across the sector while providing a decisive advantage to the warfighter. Come be a part of our mission!

TheSystemsIntegrationEngineering and Testteam at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as an Engineering Technician 2based out of San Diego, CA.

What You'll get to Do:

Provides technical support to engineers on a variety of technical tasks. Gathers, maintains, formats, compiles, and manipulates technical data, such as laboratory or material test results and engineering design changes. Performs such tasks as replacing components and wiring circuits, troubleshooting electronic equipment; and conducting routine preventive and remedial maintenance on equipment. Produces engineering documentation, Reports, Procedures, and Drawings (flow charts, block diagrams, and schematics). Uses Test and Simulation computers in performance of analyses and development of documentation/reports.

May conduct tests and record data to assist with engineering evaluation or analysis. Performs basic equipment installation tasks in accordance with detailed technical documentation, data and guidance from engineers or higher-level technicians.

Additional Northrop Grumman Information:

Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.

Our Values . The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

Our Responsibility . At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.

You'll Bring These Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma with 2 years of related experience

  • Experience troubleshooting hardware components and subsystems utilizing hand tools, power tools, and test equipment

  • Basic knowledge of fabrication and assembly techniques for mechanical and electrical assemblies

  • Working knowledge of electronic test equipment used for preventive and remedial maintenance, i.e., oscilloscopes, vector scopes, volt-ohm meters, frequency counters and generators, logic analyzers/emulators and waveform monitors.

  • Ability to perform physical tasks including, but not limited to, moderate lifting (45 pounds) and climbing

  • Ability to understand the basics of 28VDC, 120/60Hz and 115/400Hz power

  • Experience in supporting various Hardware and Software System Integration Lab (SIL) activities

  • Effective oral and written communication skills as well as interpersonal skills

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • A.A from an accredited college or technical school with major course work in either Information Technology, Electrical Engineering

  • Electronic assembly, troubleshooting, diagnosis and repair on standard and OEM products

  • J-STD-001 Certification: Requirements for Soldered Electrical and Electronic Assemblies or equivalent

  • IPC/WHMA-A-620-B Certification: Requirements and Acceptance for Cable and Wire Harness Assemblies or equivalent

  • Test and Integration experience with military radios and communications terminals such as: PRC-117, PSC-5, ARC-210, SADL, and MIDS LVT1/2/4/11, Common Data Link

  • Engineering design, CAD and 3D modeling (Solid Works), Lab View, and MATLAB

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance

  • Training and Development

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.