Production Test Technician 1

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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking an Production Test Tech 1at our Rancho Carmel facility in San Diego to support our 2nd shift.2nd shift hours are from 3:30 pm - 1:00 am and follows a 9/80 work schedule. The Production Test Technician 1will be responsible for testing, troubleshooting and repair down to component level of electronic assemblies utilizing test equipment such as meters, oscilloscopes, power supplies and RF Instruments. They are responsible for functionally testing electronic assemblies and mechanical assemblies to ensure quality conformance.

What You'll get to Do:

  • Read schematics, follow procedures and apply computer skills and knowledge to resolve technical problems.
  • Board assembly programming and functional test execution.
  • Troubleshoot Failed Board circuits, repair, and associated data collection/reporting.
  • Troubleshoot electronic circuits to component level and effectively identify failure trends.
  • Isolate problems between the test environment (test station, interface adapter, test cables, etc.) and the units under test and resolve as necessary.
  • Participate with functional verification/acceptance of board & subassembly Test Fixtures.
  • Sustain maintenance & calibration of Manufacturing Test Fixtures.
  • Process Improvement - recommend manufacturing test fixture improvements driving yield improvement.
  • Identify & Communicate negative yield and repair action trends requiring analysis.
  • Follow production material control and disposition methods, policies and practices.



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You'll Bring These Qualifications:
  • An Associates Degree in a technical discipline. (Technical military training/education or an additional3 years of experience with troubleshooting electronic circuit boards may be considered in lieu of a degree.)
  • Ability to read schematics & troubleshooting circuits: Analog, Digital, Power Supply, and High Voltage.
  • Technical knowledge on how to troubleshoot & repair surface mount and through hole technology board assemblies.
  • Skill/Experience using electronics Test & Measurement Equipment in circuit testing/troubleshooting: Power Supplies, Signal Generators, Multi-Meters, O-Scopes, RF Instruments, etc.
  • Ability to use hand tools in electronic board assembly & repair: Power and Torque tools.
  • Attention to detail mentality and appreciation of project deadlines is essential.
  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance.
  • Must be able to work Second shift.


These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
  • Associates or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline or technical trade school training.
  • Current DoD Secret Clearance

What We Can Offer You:

Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:

Health Plan
Savings Plan
Paid Time Off
Additional benefits
?Education Assistance
?Training and Development

https://benefits.northropgrumman.com/us/en2/BenefitsOverview/Pages/default.aspx

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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.${descr2}${descr3}


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