Northrop Grumman Technician Engineering 3 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!

The Systems Engineering Integration and Test team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to

join our team as a Engineering Technician based 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. Produces engineering documentation, reports, drawings (flow charts, block diagrams, and schematics). Performs detailed mathematical calculations using established formulas; preliminary analyses of data where guidelines are provided in such areas as trajectory adequacy, model dimensional consistency; and quantitative judgments concerning technical data. Uses personal computer in performance of analyses and development of documentation/reports. May conduct tests and record data to assist with engineering evaluation or analysis.

This position in test will perform the following duties:

Support component and system test, including hardware, software, suppliers and Government Furnished Equipment (GFE)

Provides coordination and focus for engineers from other groups involved in test

Provides coordination point for systems test and assists individual projects with their test tasks, including System Integration Lab (SIL) test support

System test on aircraft: Test Team may deploy technicians/ integrators/ testers to various projects for special assignments such as integrating and testing systems on aircraft at CONUS/OCONUS locations. System test in government/military test facilities: Test Team may deploy technicians/integrators/testers to various projects for special assignments such as testing payloads in government/military test facilities.

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.


High School diploma or equivalent and 4 years additional education and/or related (e.g., military) experience. Successful candidates will have experience in at least two or more of the following areas:

  • Tactical Radios such as PRC 117, PSC 5, MIDS LVT or MIDS JTRS, ARC 210, SADL/EPLRS

  • Radio waveforms such as UHF/VHF LOS, SINCGARS, HAVE QUICK, ANW2, SATCOM IW, legacy DAMA & Dedicated SATCOM, MUOS, and TCDL

  • Tactical Data Links such as LINK 16, JREAP, SAT J, VMF, SADL, EPLRS and CoT

  • Configuring and troubleshooting networks

  • System Administration of LINUX, UNIX and Windows operating systems

  • System level test planning, implementation, documentation and reporting

These Qualifications Would Be Nice to Have:

  • Aircraft communication system integration and communications flight test support

  • Experience with test tools such as TIGER, BOSS, LMS, JRE, GM, NSITE

  • Systems engineering "V" model

  • Experience working directly with government/military personnel at government/military facilities

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.