Electronic Technician 2-19027560

Location: Rolling Meadows
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: Yes
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 2
Shift : 1st Shift

Join the fast-paced and dynamic manufacturing department of Northrop Grumman in an electronic technician role for our 1st Shift.


The Electronic Technician responsibilities will include performing the assignments and tasks related to the testing and troubleshooting of the products. Works with test procedures, schematics, work instructions, diagrams, assembly drawings, revision change notices, and performs various tasks associated with the products and procedures in the assigned area.


Set-up test stations and standardizes/calibrates the equipment per the required specifications as needed. Utilize the appropriate equipment to perform the tasks and meet all quality specifications and workmanship standards. Works with


the support personnel (including engineers, management, and production control) as needed to perform assignments and collaborate on problem resolutions, completion of assignments in a timely manner, and continuous process improvements. Performs assignments with efficiency and effectiveness to obtain schedule and cost while ensuring quality.


The manufacturing environment requires precision quality and attention to detail Testing and Troubleshooting of the products. The electronic technician utilizes a variety of equipment and hand tools. A preferred candidate will be able to


demonstrate a high level of attention to detail and quality work. Must be able to learn and perform tasks independent of continuous guidance, assistance, and supervision.


Excludes trainees with no academic preparation or experience. EXPERIENCE and TRAINING: Electronics training equivalent to 2 years technical trade school or military technical school.








Basic Qualifications:



 - Build and test component, sub-assemblies and products in support of the organization needs and schedules.
Maintenance / Preventative Maintenance and adjustment of test equipment and lab fixtures
Troubleshoot sub-assemblies to determine cause and remedy for malfunction
Use moderately complex electronic test equipment
Perform electrical adjustments when testing
Perform calibration checks on electronic instruments
Load and unload assemblies into the environmental chambers
Perform vibration testing of assemblies
Provide support to upper level technicians
Perform accurate data/record keeping
Work involves standard electromechanical techniques, use of standard hand-held tools
Follow shop safety practices and procedures during assembly and test operations
Perform tasks in accordance with the company electro-static discharge (ESD) procedures
Complete material requests, as required
Work from verbal or written instructions
Requires an Associate's Degree in electronics or military/work experience equivalent
- Requires ability to obtain a security clearance and US citizenship


Preferred Qualifications: 





Experience testing and troubleshooting complex electro / optical assemblies



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: 19027560

What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  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
No - Teleworking not available for this position