Lab Technician

    • Dulles, VA

Performs a variety of duties assisting Reliability Analysis Lab (RAL) personnel. Types of work will include investigations, screening, destructive physical analysis (DPA), inspections, basic electrical test, and other duties as assigned. The position will deal with a wide variety of components from EEE parts to mechanical components and everything in between. As such it will require the use of a wide variety of equipment from basic electrical and mechanical test equipment to scanning electron microscope (SEM) and x-ray systems.

Qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

High school diploma or equivalent and at least 4 years experience inspecting, analyzing, building, or otherwise working with aerospace components / hardware.

Must have U.S. Citizenship with the ability to obtain a DoD government clearance.

Desire and ability to learn analytical and investigative techniques and equipment.

Ability to multitask and thrive in a high stakes environment.

Preferred Qualifications:

Hands on experience working in a lab environment.

Experience using any of the following equipment: Scanning electron microscope (SEM), EDS system, x-ray system, electrical test equipment, optical microscopes, curve tracer, hardness testers.

*Experience performing visual inspections of spaceflight hardware.

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.


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