Engineer/Science Technician 4
United States-Connecticut-East Hartford
US Citizenship Required for this Position
No relocation assistance available
Number of Openings
AOA Xinetics (AOX), a Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems (NGAS) strategic business unit, is currently seeking an Engineer/Science Technician 4 at our East Hartford, CT location. The Technician will provide technical support to engineers and scientists by performing a variety of duties in the electronic, mechanical, electro-mechanical, or optical areas as related to precision optical devices. S/He will establish test setups, conduct testing and report data as required. They will also perform inspection, cleaning, bonding, and troubleshooting of optical components. Assemble, align, troubleshoot, adjust, test, and maintain Optical/Mechanical/Electrical sub-assemblies, systems and associated support equipment. The Technician will perform electronic fault analysis and repair related to electro-optical sub-system, system and drive electronics. Follow appropriate safety and laboratory procedures / practices.
AA or other 2 year technical degree in related discipline and 6 years related experience
Knowledge of precision Opto-Mechanical assembly and testing techniques
Knowledge of electro-optical test equipment and troubleshooting techniques
Must possess good written communication skills to document work performed
Require limited supervision; manage routine work with general instructions given on new tasks or special assignments
Resolve most questions and problems, and refer complex questions to Engineer/Scientist
Work with other internal departments, and/or representatives of outside organizations. Contacts involve obtaining or providing information or data on matters of moderate importance to the function of the department or which may be of sensitive nature
US Citizenship is a bona fide requirement as Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information
Current TS clearance
AA with 10 years related experience
Northrop Grumman Corporation is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products, and solutions in aerospace, electronics, information systems and technical services to government and commercial customers worldwide.
Northrop Grumman is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in aerospace, electronics,...