Northrop Grumman Test Conductor 3 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.

The Systems Integration, Test and Evaluation organization is hiring a MechanicalTest Conductor in Redondo Beach, CA responsible to ensure engineering tests serve mission objectives and mechanisms are in place to execute the tests.

Responsible for testing all customer samples. Oversees the operational aspects of engineering tests and serves as liaison to program, engineering and line management. Reviews status of test requirements, manages schedules and prepares reports. Selects and supervises technicians during test. Assesses anomalies and develops resolutions to documented procedures in conjunction with Test and Quality Engineering.

Leads the complete assembly and test of Flight and Non-Flight hardware. Responsible for ensuring engineering tests serve mission objectives and that the necessary mechanisms are in place to execute testing of hardware. Oversees the set-up and operational aspects of engineering tests and serves as liaison to program, engineering and line management. Reviews status of test requirements, manages schedules and prepares reports. Selects, supervises and mentors technicians during assembly and test of hardware. Assesses anomalies and develops resolutions to documented procedures in conjunction with Test and Quality Engineering. Provides feedback to management for individual performance of assigned Mechanical Technicians. This position requires shift work, weekends and travel to complete most assignments.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) field or equivalent related experience, plus6 years of related aerospace experience

  • Experience with assembly and test of Flight and Non-Flight hardware

  • Must have the ability to travel at least 25%, work various shifts and weekends

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience in a Test Conductor environment

  • A&P license preferred

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