Northrop Grumman Manufacturing Technician 3 in San Diego, California

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems located in San Diego, CA delivers complex equipment to enable modern battlefields and support aviation missions. Our focus is on the world of avionics, radio, and electronic warfare product application to enable networked communications. As part of the corporation’s business focus

area on Communications, we are the ‘equipment providers.’ Our team of communication systems experts is developing next-generation ground radios for land forces, and our Electronic Warfare subject matter experts are creating the next generation of Improvised Explosive Device (IED) countermeasures to keep our soldiers safe when in harm’s way.

Manufacturing Technician 3:

Supports production in a team-based manufacturing environment. Performs activities in a variety of cross-functional areas, predominantly supporting the Manufacturing Engineering department. Performs functions associated with all manufacturing operations, including working with engineers in set-up and calibration tasks as well as performing rework and quality testing and/or generating associated work instructions related to the production of parts, components, subassemblies and final assemblies. Uses sophisticated programs to collect and evaluate operating data to conduct on-line adjustments to products, instruments or

equipment. Determines and may assist in developing methods and procedures to control or modify the manufacturing process. Works with engineers in conducting experiments. Incumbents are generally experienced in one or more areas of manufacturing operations.


Basic Qualifications:

†AA or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and 2 years of experience; equivalent years of experience will be considered in-lieu of degree.

†Experience in Solumina or similar Shop Floor Control software.

†US Citizenship required.

†Must be DoD Secret security clearance eligible.

Preferred Qualifications:

†Experience in an electronics manufacturing environment.

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.