SCA Engineering Technician 3Yorktown, VA

Requisition ID: R10163497

  • Category: Non-CJCS

  • Location: Yorktown, Virginia, United States of America

  • Clearance Type: Interim Secret

  • Telecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position

  • Shift: 1st Shift (United States of America)

  • Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the Time

  • Positions Available: 1

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.

Job Description

Northrop Grumman Defense System is seeking an SCA Engineering Technician 3 to join our team in Yorktown, VA to support the U. S. Navy's Mk48 Heavyweight Torpedo program.

What you’ll Get to Do:

  • Perform a variety of routine preventative and corrective maintenance operations on various electro-mechanical torpedo test equipment utilizing approved documentation

  • Routinely use and be exposed to hazardous materials in the conduct of maintenance operations i.e. hydraulic fluid, OTTO II Fuel

  • Conduct routine Ordnance Handling Evolutions within the facility using specific designed equipment

  • Use common electronic test equipment such as oscilloscope, digital multimeters and logic analyzers to troubleshoot equipment failures

  • Use NAVSEA drawings and publications to make repairs on electrical cables and connectors

  • Submit request to government for publication corrections, process improvement, and deviations (waivers) from publications

  • Perform all work in a strict procedural compliant manner

  • Perform calibration on electro-mechanical torpedo test equipment

Basic qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent and 2 year’s additional education and/or related experience

  • Must be proficient in troubleshooting (board/component level) and problem solving using associated devices such as oscilloscopes, digital multimeters, and schematics

  • Ability to meet annual screening per OPNAV 5530/1 {Report of Screening for Personnel Assigned AA&E Security Related Duties). Items checked include, but not limited to, Criminal History Record Information, Foreign influence, Financial History, Emotional and mental Disorders

  • Demonstrated work experience using common hand tools, measuring devices such as calipers and micrometers, and basic electronic equipment (oscilloscopes, multimeters, logic analyzers)

  • Ability to pass a physical exam for an Explosive Handler position/Department of Transportation (DOT) Explosive Driver

  • Ability to qualify as a Category III Crane Operator

  • Previous experience with working on Electrostatic sensitive equipment using ESD controls

  • Previous experience with manufacturing, testing and troubleshooting electronic systems

  • Ability to wear Personal Protective Equipment such as steel toe shoes, face shield, goggles, protective suit and a variety of gloves

  • Demonstrated experience using Microsoft applications (Word, Excel, Access)

  • Must be a US Citizen with current Interim Secret Security Clearance

Preferred qualifications:

  • Associate degree or military equivalent in electronics technologies plus 2 years additional education and/or related experience

  • Previous experience with soldering

  • Ability to read and understand and troubleshoot utilizing electronic schematics

  • 4+ years of related experience in the MK48 Heavyweight Torpedo program or similar Ordnance programs through the military or performing routine maintenance and troubleshooting in an industrial setting

  • Experience and knowledge on calibrated equipment (torque wrenches, gauges)

  • Experience using common hand tools, oscilloscopes, multimeters, logic analyzers

  • Military Explosive Handler Qualifications

Salary Range: $23 - $23

The above salary range represents a general guideline; however, Northrop Grumman considers a number of factors when determining base salary offers such as the scope and responsibilities of the position and the candidate's experience, education, skills and current market conditions.

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 application period for the job is estimated to be 20 days from the job posting date. However, this timeline may be shortened or extended depending on business needs and the availability of qualified candidates.

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 all positions with a government clearance and certain other restricted positions.