Northrop Grumman Flight Test Tech 4 in Mojave, California

Flight Test Tech 4

Requisition ID: 18005655

Location(s): United States-California-Mojave

US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes

Relocation Assistance: Relocation assistance may be available

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space that impact people’s lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of 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 Aerospace Systems located in Mojave, CA has an immediate opening for a Flight Test Technician 4 to work on an exciting new program.

Essential Functions:

The successful candidate will perform a variety of aircraft maintenance. The maintenance includes but is not limited to avionics, electrical, instrumentation, engine, hydraulic, airframes, and other mechanical systems and subsystems. Maintenance actions will include troubleshooting and diagnosing malfunctions, disassembly, wiring repair, wire harness manufacture and routing, engine repair and upkeep, composite repair, hydraulic systems rework, braking systems rework, repair, replacement, re-assembly or adjustment of various Air Vehicle systems in accordance with technical specifications, engineering instructions, service instructions, and NGC processes and procedures. Modification work will include installation, upgrades to, and the removal of components. Additionally, the candidate will be expected to complete all required documentation such as NGC records and maintenance work documentation.

Other duties include Launch and Recovery operations, Ground Support Equipment operation and Ground Test support. This position may require the individual to work overtime as well as travel off-site.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Associate degree in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) with 6 years aircraft maintenance experience -Or- 8 years aircraft maintenance experience in lieu of the degree

  • In scope DoD Secret Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • FAA A&P Rating

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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO . U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Title: Flight Test Tech 4

Location: California-Mojave

Requisition ID: 18005655