We develop designs for EO/IR sensors, optical communications, lasers & beam control, photonics, and more.
Careers in Optical Technology
Optical Technology Careers
Optical technologies are technologies that generate, transmit, and receive light. At Northrop Grumman, we are a leader in the design and development of optical technologies and enabling new products and possibilities in space, air, and on land.
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Creative Thinkers Wanted
Our models simulate and analyze optical and mission performance to ensure our systems meet requirements.
We integrate and align precision lasers, optics & telescopes, detectors and more in our advanced optical labs.
Our optical products are tested to ensure they perform in environments from ground to sea to air to space.
We develop pioneering optical systems that redefine the boundaries of what is possible.
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Redondo Beach, CA
Rolling Meadows, IL
East Hartford, CT
Making the Impossible, Possible
At Northrop Grumman we’re pioneering thinkers committed to solving the world’s toughest problems. A career with us allows you to shape your own journey and follow your passions. With work-life flexibility and supportive teams, you’re able to reach your best self. Learn more about our employees and their experiences Defining Possible with us.