Microelectronic Technician 1

Requisition ID: 20017543

  • Category IconCategory: Technical Support
  • Location IconLocation: Manhattan Beach
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you’ll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Systems has an opening for a Microelectronic Technician 1 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be based in Manhattan Beach, CA supporting the Module Assembly & Test department on 1st or 2nd shift.
This position is vital in maintaining the highest quality standards on the cutting edge of the microelectronics industry. The microelectronic technician performs the following assembly tasks in a collaborative team environment:
Wire or ribbon bonding/welding including setup and manual operation of thermocompression and thermosonic wedge bonding, ball bonding, and welding equipment in order to build, rework, or repair hardware.
Screening of assemblies including destructive and non-destructive bond pull testing, visual inspection using microscopes, examination against drawings and process specifications.
For more Electronics and Payloads openings visit:
URL: www.northropgrumman.com/jobs/elepay
Unique ID: elepay

Basic Qualifications:
  • High School diploma or equivalent and 0 years additional education and/or related technican experience
  • Experience that demonstrates manual dexterity and use of hand tools handling tweezers, blades, scribes and probes
  • Experience with Microsoft Office
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 6 months of experience wire/ribbon bonding or welding onto components such as substrates and chips
  • Familiarity with bond/welding machines such as West Bond, Miyachi Unitek, TPT, K&S
  • Experience in a ESD and FOD controlled lab environment
  • Familiarity with shop order or manufacturing execution systems (MES)

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.

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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 work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.

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We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.