Northrop Grumman Test Engineer 3 in Rolling Meadows, Illinois

Test Engineer 3

Requisition ID: 18004827

Location(s): United States-Illinois-Rolling Meadows

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: No relocation assistance available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking an Electrical Engineer, T3 to join our team of qualified, diverseindividuals. Our teams work with pride across business units toward a common goal: global security. Together, we protectour 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 and broaden your career. We’ll support you with training, employee resourcegroups, 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 Manufacturing Engineering team, where they will work onInfrared Countermeasures suite of products as a Test Engineer.

Roles and Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

Researches, designs, develops, tests and identifies improvements / corrective actions for a variety of electronic equipment and systems, including Infrared sensors and System Processors along with an assortment of test equipment and associated systems. Having experience in programming in C , National Instruments Labwindows/CVI and/or Labview is a plus.

- Troubleshoot production hardware to determine root cause of failures and identify corrective actions

- Support production floor and test technicians

- Optimizing processes to reduce cost and increase throughput

- Maintaining process and procedures in accordance with ISO standards

- Working with suppliers to resolve technical hardware issues

- Creating and analyzing metrics to target cost improvements

- Hardware integration and test

- Test equipment development

- Create engineering documentation (change notices, parts lists, bills of materials, test reports, test procedures)


Basic Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering or Engineering technology

5 years of related experience

Excellent interpersonal, communication and organizational skills

Proficient in MS office

Ability to obtain a Secret Clearance and US Citizenship

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering

Experience Laser test equipment

Experience with data mining / correlation studies

Networking and troubleshooting test stations

Experience troubleshooting hardware

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Test Engineer 3

Location: Illinois-Rolling Meadows

Requisition ID: 18004827