Test Conductor

Northrop Grumman - Redondo Beach, CA

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on groundbreaking 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 efforts 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 commitment to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems is seeking a highly qualified, mission oriented Test Conductor located in Redondo Beach, CA with responsibilities including but not limited to the following:

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.

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree with a minimum 2 years of experience as a Test Conductor or an Engineer; ORHigh School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D) plus 6 years of experience as a Test Conductor or an Engineer; OR High School Diploma or General Education Diploma (G.E.D) plus 10 years of experience in Testing or as a Technician .
Candidate must have and be able to maintain an active U.S. Government security clearance at the Top Secret level with a background investigation date within 6 years, OR must have and be able to maintain an active U.S. Government SCI access with a Single Scope Background Investigation (SSBI) completed within the last 5 years.

Preferred Qualifications:
Familiarity with other electronic test equipment such as oscilloscopes and Digital multimeters a plus.
Ability to troubleshoot test set and deliverable hardware required.
Ability to generate and support disposition of discrepancy documentation.
Ability to adhere to local processes, procedures, and protocols
Ability to safely handle and mate/demate cables, harnesses and waveguide and associated connectors and support equipment.
Ability to perform manual labor including but not limited to lifting and moving heavy test equipment, trench covers, often heavy cables and harnessing
Familiarity with System Integration Test and Evaluation and processes and procedures or equivalent
Familiarity with database maintenance, test script and test procedure development.

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.