Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Senior Electronic Technician

Gilbert, AZ

Job Description

Job ID: JAP20183008-47302

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.

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Education and Experience

The successful candidate will have experience and proficiency in the layout, build, test, troubleshooting, repair, and modification of developmental and production electronic components, parts, equipment, and systems. Under moderate supervision, the Sr. Electronic Technician shall apply principles and theories of electronics, electrical circuitry, electronic and electrical testing to the assembly of Electrical Ground Support Equipment (EGSE), assembly of circuit boards, and the fabrication of aerospace quality harnesses and cables.


  • A High School Diploma or General Education Degree and 10 or more years of related experience is required.
  • The ability to read blueprints, wiring diagrams, schematic drawings, and engineering instructions for assembling electronics units and harnessing.
  • Experience with mechanical fabrication, basic machining skills, and hardware assembly are a plus.
  • Completion of a Technical School or IPC/J-STD certifications are a plus

 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 Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: +10 Years
Education: High School/GED
Expertise: Operations
Group: Space