Northrop Grumman Electronic Technician 4 - Space/Satellite in Dulles, Virginia
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Under close supervision, performs routine technical functions related to the support of development engineering activities such as design, test, checkout, fabrication, modification, and assembly of electronics and Electro-mechanical systems, experimental design circuitry, prototype models or specialized test equipment. Applications may include analog, digital and/or video type circuits and logic systems. Guidance is readily available from superiors. Works from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, layouts or defined plans to perform routine testing, checkout, troubleshooting, prototype building, environmental testing, and simple developmental engineering tasks. Performs routine operational tests and fault isolation on development systems and equipment to ensure conformance with design specifications. Diagnoses and isolates malfunctions down to component level. Conducts defined engineering tests and collects data as assigned. Utilizes routine development or diagnostic equipment including oscilloscope, VOM, DVM, signal generators and similar test apparatus. Normally assigned in area such as development, engineering, test equipment design, or the like. Excludes those assigned to production test activities. Entry Level. Excludes trainees with no academic preparation or experience. EXPERIENCE and TRAINING: Electronics training equivalent to 2 years technical trade school or military technical school.
• Electronics training equivalent to 6+ years technical trade school or military technical school or a Minimum of 6 years experience with the assembly of cable/harness, circuit cards, automated test equipment, mechanical fixtures or relevant experience
• Ability to read and interpret electrical schematics and mechanical drawings
• Ability to work with a Microsoft Office products and process documentation
• Ability to correct minor defects in production builds
• Soldering experience to IPC J-STD-001
• Aerospace or aircraft Industry experience
• Experienced in Calibration and Preventative Maintenance of Electronic Equipment
• Ability to obtain a Top Secret Clearance
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Job Category : Technical Support