At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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.
Join Northrop Grumman on our continued mission to push the boundaries of possible across land, sea, air, space, and cyberspace. Enjoy a culture where your voice is valued and start contributing to our team of passionate professionals providing real-life solutions to our world's biggest challenges. We take pride in creating purposeful work and allowing our employees to grow and achieve their goals every day by Defining Possible. With our competitive pay and comprehensive benefits, we have the right opportunities to fit your life and launch your career today.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking an Electronic Technician to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. Our teams work with pride across business units toward a common goal: global security. Together, we protect our troops, public safety, information, and our planet. It's unique work. It's challenging and rewarding. But most of all, its work that makes a difference. Join us to advance your career. We'll support you with training, employee resource groups, and our shared vision of global security. This position will be located in Rolling Meadows, IL. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's RF Final Test team.
Roles and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Under close supervision, performs routine technical functions related to the testing and troubleshooting of production hardware.
Applications may include analog, digital, and logic systems. Guidance is readily available from test engineers and senior technicians.
Works from schematics, diagrams, written and verbal descriptions, and defined electronic work instructions to perform testing, checkout, troubleshooting, or environmental testing.
Diagnoses and isolates malfunction down to the component level. Conducts tests, collects data, and records results as defined.
Utilizes diagnostic equipment including oscilloscope, VOM, DVM, signal generators, and similar test apparatus.
Additional Shift Information:
- Please note Training will be conducted on the 1st or 2nd Shift, the role will be a 3rd shift position and will consider 4th or 5th Shift as well. A 15% shift differential will be included.
High School Graduate and 4 years of related experience.
Secret Clearance Required (U.S. citizenship is a pre-requisite)
Experience in MS Office
Excellent communication and organizational skills
Third shift position
Electronics training equivalent to 2 years of technical trade school or military technical school
RF Test experience
Component-level troubleshooting experience
Experience with SAP
Experience with GOLD
Salary Range: $58,800 - $98,000
Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.
The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority . The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/ .
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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
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