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Electronic Technician 2

Northrop Grumman

Dulles, VA 20164
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PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 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, VOM, DVM, signal generators and similar test apparatus. Normally assigned in area such as development, engineering, test equipment design, or the like. Excludes those assigned to production test activities. Entry Level. Excludes trainees with no academic preparation or experience. EXPERIENCE and TRAINING: Electronics training equivalent to 2 years technical trade school or military technical school.


**Basic Qualifications:**

+ Minimum of a High School diploma and 2 years of related experience or additional education
+ Applicant must be able to read and understand basic avionics or vehicle wiring schematics.
+ Basic soldering skill are required for this position as well as familiarization with aircraft type wire cutting and mechanical splicing.
+ Applicant must be able to pass in-house solder and cable crimp and harness classes.
+ Basic hand tool knowledge as well as familiarization with some power tools is required.
+ Applicant must be flexible in types of work assignments. Applicant must be able to react to changing priorities as directed.

**Preferred Qualifications:**

+ Familiar with MS Office software,
+ NASA/Military specification Solder training course completion.
+ CreoView or other 3D modeling experience is also preferred.
+ Experience with break out boxes, Scopes, Dual Volt Meters and other types of electronic test equipment is preferred. 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.

**Job Category** : Technical Support
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