Sensors & Systems Tech (Cert)

    • Baltimore, MD

Technical Support


At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Perform a variety of simple to complex tasks involving testing, operating, trouble-shooting, calibrating, constructing, repairing and assembly over a broad spectrum of technologies, utilizing manual and automatic equipment. Utilize and create repair techniques, assembly techniques and procedures. Other tasks to be performed include: collecting, recording, analyzing and evaluating data and recommending changes in processing operations and equipment as appropriate.

  • Implement the standards contained in the Northrop Grumman "Standards of Business Conduct and Defense Industry Initiatives." Insure that all employees reporting to this position have been informed about the standards and related policies, and enforce them within this supervised activity.
  • Devise, develop, test, analyze and construct, or have constructed or modified, complex components, assemblies, devices, circuits and systems. Plan, layout, develop, fabricate and construct experimental and prototype devices, models and systems working from very general and incomplete information. Perform repairs and calibrations as necessary.
  • Determine methods and techniques for effectively monitoring various tests on complex systems. Collect, measure, record, analyze and evaluate data, experimental models, resultant data, etc. in terms of its reliability, validity, and desired function. Perform initial procedural tests on new and/or changed equipment; make modifications/calibrations as required. Record, analyze and support reporting efforts and specifications in required format and recommend changes to achieve desired results.
  • Assist engineers in creating designs, design changes and/or developing circuits, processes and operations to assure they function per design specifications working from general block diagrams, rough outlines of basic circuits, oral instructions and the like. Make necessary calculations to obtain or compare data as required.
  • Troubleshoot systems, devices, processes and/or test set-ups to locate and repair defective area(s).
  • As required, contact outside suppliers, manufacturers' representatives, etc. about new equipment, equipment to be repaired/modified/updated, data sheets, manufacturers' manuals, and the like to discuss and/or research applications, hazardous propterties, limitations and/or other pertinent, relevant topics. Recommend the disposition and/or purchase of materials and equipment for evaluation and plant use.
  • Select, setup and operate complex and special facilities and equipment over a broad spectrum of technologies.
  • Prepare process and test specifications, revision notices and laboratory reports as required.
  • Perform integration of software and hardware through debugging, writing code and modifying systems. Perform maintenance and integration of peripherals and networks. Write users manuals and operate computer systems.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Secret clearance.

    This is an IBEW union represented position.

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