Northrop Grumman Electronic Technician 2 in Redondo Beach, California

Electronic Technician 2

Requisition ID: 18004359

Location(s): United States-California-Redondo Beach

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for an Electronic Technician to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Redondo Beach, California.

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work — and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they’re making history.


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, DVM, DMM, signal generators and similar test apparatus. Normally assigned in area such as development, engineering, test equipment design, or the like.


Electronics training equivalent to 2 years technical trade school or military technical school. Candidate must possess the ability to read and understand written work instructions, have good verbal and written communications skills, be capable of working independently as well as in group settings, be well organized, efficient, and capable of handling multiple tasks while paying attention to detail.

Basic Qualifications:

  • AA or other 2 year technical degree (including military technical training) in related discipline and 3 years experience in electronic manufacturing, SIL support / lab operations or integration & test,.

  • Able to interpret technical drawings, diagrams, instructions, and schematics

  • Capable of modifying electrical and mechanical prototypes based on schematics and wiring diagrams

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experienced Electronics Technician with good soldering skills and mechanical and electronic PCB and wire harness assembly skills

  • Knowledge of production processes and understanding of the importance of schedule

  • Ability to maintain records as required

  • Experience using very basic electronic test equipment

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 . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Electronic Technician 2

Location: California-Redondo Beach

Requisition ID: 18004359