Technician 3

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems
Dulles, VA
Jan 14, 2019
Jan 17, 2019
Accountant, IT
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Location: United States-Virginia-DullesUS Citizenship Required for this Position: YesRelocation Assistance: No relocation assistance availableClearance Type: NoneShift: 1st ShiftTravel: NoDescriptionPerforms a variety of duties in the electronic, mechanical, electromechanical, or optical areas. Constructs, troubleshoots, calibrates, adjusts, tests, and maintains equipment, components, devices, or systems. Works from engineering drawings and written or verbal instructions. Operates related equipment; conducts tests and reports data in prescribed format. Performs calibration and alignment checks; makes adjustments, modifications, and replacements as directed; prepares prescribed compounds and solutions. Exclude technicians working in Production or Quality Assurance.QualificationsAt 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. Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures. The qualified person will have HS and three years experience with the following skills.* Work as an electrical/RF test technician on all aspects of integration and test for the satellite electrical subsystem environmental testing (including thermal vacuum and vibration testing), and launch campaigns; acquire necessary skills on-the-job under the tutelage of senior technician and engineers * Operate and maintain automated test equipment, special test equipment and test cables * Generate and maintain test scripts and simple test equipment software tools * Support shift rotations and weekends as required for spacecraft integration and environmental testing* Hands on knowledge and experience with the use of a variety of electrical, RF, and/or computer networking equipment * Proficiency in computer related software as it relates to automated networking and debug * Field experience with system installations and determinations, preferable at remote or international location demonstrate the ability to deliver with access to limited resources * Ability and initiative to tackle and understand new technical and engineering designs * The ability to read schematics, block diagrams, and to troubleshoot electrical and RF circuitsNorthrop 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 US Citizenship is required for most positions.

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