Electronics Test Technician (Environmental Lab Tech B)

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking an Electronics Test Technician for our Annapolis, Maryland office.

The Electronics Test Technician will perform routine testing functions related to factory acceptance testing on production components and troubleshooting to the component level for returned material from our customer.

He/she will support development engineering activities from a testing perspective in the areas of design, test, checkout, fabrication, modification, and assembly of electronics and electro-mechanical systems, experimental design circuitry, prototype models, and specialized test equipment.

Applications may include analog, digital, video type circuits, and logic systems. The Electronics Test Technician will work from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts, or defined plans to perform routine testing, checkout, troubleshooting, prototype building, environmental testing (vibration, heat, cold, etc.), and simple developmental engineering tasks; perform routine operational tests and fault isolation on development systems and equipment to ensure conformance with design specifications; and utilize routine development or diagnostic equipment including oscilloscopes, logic analyzers, spectrum analyzers, impedance analyzers, DVM, signal and waveform generators, and similar test equipment.

Qualification and experience with common industry standard practices, such as FOD, ESD, Electrical Safety, and basic solder is preferred.

Basic Qualifications:

High school diploma or GED and 2 years of relevant experience OR Associate's degree in a STEM area (Science, Math, Engineering or Technology) or other 2 year technical degree

Experience troubleshooting electrical components

Ability to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance

Willingness to work overtime and 2nd or 3rd shifts when required

Willingness to go on field assignments for short to medium durations

Proficiency with Microsoft Office products

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with environmental testing including thermal and vibration chambers

Specific electrical and signal processing schooling

Experience with SAP and working in a production environment

Military electronics school

Experience with U.S. Navy related electronic and mechanical systems

Prior military experience

Experience developing and using LabView applications

Basic hydraulic and mechanical skills and experience

Current Secret or Top Secret /SCI Clearance OR ability to obtain and maintain a Top Secret /SCI Clearance

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 statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

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