Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Electronic Technician (Cables)

Chandler, AZ

Job Description

Job ID: MO20181408-47018

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.

With minimum to moderate supervision, the electronic technician will be responsible for the acceptance testing of a variety of cable assemblies and related devices.  Responsibilities will include performing Continuity and Isolation testing, Contact Separation and Retention testing and Hi-pot testing.  Knowledge of and the ability to use a variety of test and measurement instrumentation such as multimeters, power supplies, function generators and oscilloscopes is required.  ATP / environmental testing and experience using ATE is preferred.



  • A 2 year technical degree or graduation from a military technical school along with 2 years of relevant experience is required.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical documentation.
  • Experience with ESS / environmental testing.
  • Knowledge of Lean manufacturing , 5S and Costpoint MES is preferred.
  • Must be PC literate with proficiency in MS Office applications.

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: 3-5 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Operations
Group: Flight