Northrop Grumman Production Test Technician 2 in San Diego, California

Production Test Technician 2

Requisition ID: 18004683

Location(s): United States-California-San Diego

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: No

Northrop Grumman Information Systems sector is seeking a Production Test Technician 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be supporting our 1st shift position located at our Rancho Carmel facility in San Diego, CA.

Join the men and women of Northrop Grumman Mission Systems in meeting the largest, most complex systems challenges imaginable for government, military, and business. Avionics and Tactical Networks (ATN) is an operating unit within the Mission Systems division of Northrop Grumman. ATN is located in the Rancho Carmel facility in San Diego, California. The business has developed and advanced software-defined radio technology for sophisticated communications in a network-centric environment.

ATN focuses on providing advanced technologies, engineering development, and production for our software-defined radio programs. ATN programs include the communications, navigation, and identification (CNI) production for F-22 and F-35 aircraft and production of advanced multi-function RF products such as JCREW.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Lays out and assembles units for production equipment according to designs and specifications.

  • Adjusts and calibrates systems as needed.

  • Modifies equipment by adding, removing, or altering components as defined by predetermined diagrams and sketches.

  • Corrects malfunctions by making adjustments or replacing parts or components as directed.

  • Uses hand and small power tools and various measuring and testing devices in performing job duties.

  • May monitor and verify quality in accordance with statistical process or other control procedures.ERCOMMS

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate degree in technical or related discipline with 2 years experience working with small electronic devices within a manufacturing setting; 2 additional years of experience will be considered in-lieu of degree.

  • Technicians must be able to tune RF filters, switches and Power amplifiers IAW drawings, procedures and specifications.

  • Must have the ability to lift heavy objects for testing purposes.

  • Must be able to operate various levels of test equipment including network analyzers, spectrum analyzers, digital oscilloscopes, signal generator or frequency meters to document test results and isolate systems faults or malfunctions.

  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance with Special Access Permission which requires US citizenship.

  • Must be able to work with hazardous materials, wear safety equipment and follow strict safety rules and regulations.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Two years of technical trade school training is preferred.

  • Direct experience with troubleshooting small electronic devices.

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.

Title: Production Test Technician 2

Location: California-San Diego

Requisition ID: 18004683