Test Conductor 2/3-19021507

Location: Palmdale
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Responsible to ensure engineering tests serve mission objectives and mechanisms are in place to execute the tests. Responsible for testing all customer samples. Oversees the operational aspects of engineering tests and serves as liaison to program, engineering and line management. Reviews status of test requirements, manages schedules and prepares reports. Selects and supervises technicians during test. Assesses anomalies and develops resolutions to documented procedures in conjunction with Test and Quality Engineering. 

This position requires continuing interaction with responsible engineers and other engineering disciplines.  Individual needs to have a broad understanding of operations, implementation and testing of sub-systems. Individual must be self-motivated, with the ability to work independently of other system experts, by developing technical knowledge of various systems, sub-systems, and specialized test equipment.


Basic Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's degree plus at least 5 years of related experience or High School diploma and 9 years of related experience.
  • Current Secret clearance and the ability to secure access to special projects. 
  • Must be willing to work non-standard shifts/overtime and travel for extended periods.
  • Requires technical knowledge of aircraft systems, sub-systems, & specialized test equipment.

Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Should be able to obtain a Top Secret clearance. 
  • The ability to effectively interact with interdisciplinary and intra-company teams of engineers.
  • Short duration travel to company or customer locations may be required.
  • The ability to work EWW and 2nd shift as required.

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 ID: 19021507

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
Secret Required