Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems Careers

Sr. Cable & Harness Technician- PE

Dulles, VA

Job Description

Job ID: RB20182508-47213

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.

The Senior Cable and Harness Technician uses engineering documentation to manufacture cable / harness products. 

Responsible for understanding Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems technical standards and requirements as it pertains to the trade skill. 

Reads and interprets documentation such as Work Instructions, schematics, wirelists, and drawings. 

Ensures quality of the hardware is maintained and company procedures are followed. 

Ensures work is done with completeness, accuracy, adherence to operation sheets, ISO procedures, schedules, and assign tasks.

Provides regular communication to shop leads and Work Center management on status and technical issues. 


•A High School diploma or General Education degree is required

•Five to Ten years of related experience is required.

•Technical school, training, IPC or J-STD certifications are a plus.

•Ability to obtain Security Clearance


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: Space