Northrop Grumman Deployed Avionics Technician Level 2 (Afghanistan) in International, United States

Northrop Grumman Technical Services is seeking an Aircraft Avionics Technician for our Afghanistan location. The candidate will be responsible for the following:

Installs and troubleshoots avionics systems wiring in aircraft in accordance with technical specifications, engineering

instructions, and FAA regulations

Fabricates, installs and tests installation, routing, clamping and wiring harnesses

Reads wiring diagrams and blueprints

Advanced knowledge in specialized functions

Wide and comprehensive acquaintance with, and understanding of, both general and specific aspects of the job and their

practical application to complex problems and situations ordinarily encountered

Operate & maintain avionics systems on 4 x BACN-equipped E-11A deployed aircraft

Analyze equipment operating characteristics to isolate malfunctions in avionics systems, radar, integrated test systems

built-in-test (BIT), multiplexed data bus systems, recording systems, video display systems, flight instrumental, mission

computer systems, inertial navigation systems (INS), primary & secondary flight controls, automatic flight control, engine

instrumentation, fuel management systems, central air data systems, communication & navigation systems & aircraft

indicating systems

Remove, install, check, & repair avionics systems/line replaceable units (LRUs)

Diagnose malfunctions using technical orders, schematics, wiring diagrams, integrated test systems & other test


Remove, replace & repairs faulty system wiring, electrical connectors, antennas, transmission lines & multi-conductor


Modify avionics systems according to technical publications

Update operational logs, inspection records, aircraft forms & automated maintenance systems

Perform & supervise alignment, calibration & boresight of avionics systems

Upload ground maintenance & operational software

Perform off-equipment maintenance on selected avionics LRUs & maintains peculiar support equipment

Inspect & verify operational status & configuration of avionics systems & software

Record & ensure validity of entries into maintenance data collection & inspection systems

Interpret & recommend corrective action to inspection findings

Execute proper documentation of actions performed in aircraft forms (FAA or Air Force Form 781 series)

Assist other functional team members with any associated aircraft maintenance actions to ensure mission success

Basic Qualifications:

BS degree or equivalent with 2 years of experience. 4 years of additional experience may be substituted in lieu of a degree

Current DoD SECRET Clearance with at least one year from expiring

Possession of a US Passport or ability to quickly obtain US Passport

FAA Airframe and Powerplant Certificate

Business or Regional Jet experience a (Global Express, CRJ,Gulfstream,Challenger, etc.)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Altimeter & Transponder repairman certificate

  • RVSM qualified

  • Honeywell Primus 2000 or Rockwell Collins Avionics experience

  • 5+ years Avionics experience

  • Bombardier BD-700 Global Express, or USAF E-11A experience

  • Special Mission aircraft experience

  • DoD aircraft maintenance experience

Obtain a general medical physical to include HIV test and TB-Tine check

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