- Bachelor's Degree
- High School Diploma or GED
- Leadership Experience
- Assembly Experience
- Mechanical Knowledge
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 Principal Test Conductor located in Redondo Beach, CA with responsibilities including the following:
The Product and Test Operations Department is looking for someone responsible for the manufacturing of hardware assembly as well as mechanical, electrical, and environmental test operations. In this role, you will oversee a crew of mechanical, and electrical technicians. In this manufacturing/test floor role, you will help build a culture that empowers employees, establishes personal and team accountability, motivates team performance, encourages development, and supports innovation.
Additional responsibilities include ensuring personnel safety, ensuring quality and safety of hardware, developing near term schedules, tasking technicians, establishing and collecting performance metrics, supporting test engineering development and troubleshooting activities, building a team environment, and driving compliance with policies and procedures including security, property management, environmental, calibration, and training.
Responsible to ensure production requirements and objectives. Oversee the operational aspects of program demands and serves as liaison to program, engineering and line management. Review status of production orders, manages schedules and prepares reports. Assess anomalies and develops resolutions to documented procedures in conjunction with Manufacturing and Engineering.
Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of 5 years of experience as a Test Conductor or Engineer; or High School Diploma/ General Education Diploma (G.E.D) plus 13 years of experience within testing or as a technician.
4 years of experience with mechanical or electrical assembly
3 or more years of experience working within manufacturing/production.
Experience leading a team of technicians.
5 or more years of vacuum testing/technology experience preferred.
10 or more years of manufacturing experience preferred.
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.