Engineering Technician 2

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for an Engineering Technician 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne Florida.

Essential Functions:

  • Perform repairs and modifications to aircraft structures and accessories
  • Working with engineers on electrical and mechanical issues
  • Working with engineers to develop training for customer maintenance
  • Perform assembly and test on subsystems and/or subassemblies in a lab environment
  • Provide technical assistance to process development and engineering personnel
  • Gather, maintain, format, compile, and manipulate technical data, such as laboratory or material test results and engineering design changes.
  • Reading and generating engineering documentation, such as reports, drawings, flow charts, block diagrams, and schematics.
  • P erform preliminary analyses of test results.
  • Use personal computer in performance of analyses and development of documentation/reports.
  • Utilizes routine development or diagnostic equipment including oscilloscope, VOM, DVM, signal generators and similar test apparatus.
  • Conduct tests and record data to assist with engineering evaluation or analysis.
  • May disassemble, modify, rework, reassemble, and test experimental or prototype assemblies and subassemblies according to specifications and test plans.
  • Perform daily inspection of support equipment
  • Interface with other departments to resolve problems
  • Perform daily task of setting up equipment for jobs for the day
  • The selected candidate will provide technical support to engineers on technical tasks in the Specialty Test organization.
  • Provide technical and testing support to engineering teams on a variety of tests, including ATP and IACO testing in a laboratory environment.


Basic Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma or other equivalent from an accredited institution and 2+ years of aircraft and/or laboratory technician experience
  • Electronics training/technical trade schools or other equivalent from an accredited institution and 2+ years of experience
  • This position requires the ability to obtain and maintain a DOD Secret or Top Secret Clearance as well as Program Special access within a reasonable period of time, as determined by the company to meet its business needs.
  • Must be able travel up to 50% of the time

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Secret or Top Secret Clearance Preferred
  • Technical Diploma, Certification, and/or License
  • Demonstrated aircraft maintenance experience
  • Demonstrated experience with composite materials

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.

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