Discover careers that change the world and further advancements in defense, technology, and engineering today at Northrop Grumman. Use your experience to grow your career and support our global customers with the technology, systems, and solutions they need to enable their missions on the front lines and secure our world every day. With Northrop Grumman, you’ll discover a culture built on diversity, respect, and above all teamwork. Together with our group of experts across the technical spectrum, you’ll discover opportunities to make a difference in our world and start solving some of the world’s most critical problems in the most innovative ways. Northrop Grumman Defense Services is seeking Aircraft Avionics Technicians for our NAS Sigonella Forward Operating Location. The candidate will install and troubleshoot avionics systems wiring in aircraft in accordance with technical specifications and engineering instructions. Also, performs maintenance, disassembly, rework, repair, replacement, re-assembly or adjustment of various vehicle systems. Analyzes and evaluates products and related performance. Fabricates, installs and tests installation, routing, clamping and wiring harnesses. Reads wiring diagrams and blueprints. Maintains applicable customer required records, manuals and inspection forms. Recommends corrective actions and resolves problems using technical publications and analytic techniques. Records information on maintenance data collection forms and automated systems. Troubleshoots technical problems and issues, determines technical solution in accordance with product and customer specifications, and recommends actions to company or customer representatives for coordinative product solution in minimum time. Assesses product needs in accordance with customer specifications. Provide On-the-Job Training and platform instruction to NATO AGS customer when required. This requisition may be filled at a higher grade based on qualifications listed below
Basic Qualifications for the level 3: – High School Diploma with 4 years experience – A basic knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite. – US or NATO SECRET Clearance Required. – Able to commit to a 2 year overseas assignment Basic Qualifications for the level 4: – High School Diploma or GED with 6 years experience. – A basic knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite. – US or NATO SECRET Clearance Required. -Able to commit to a 2 year overseas assignment Preferred Qualifications: – (FAA) Airframe and Power plant (A&P) and General Radiotelephone Operators License (GROL) desired. – Certified UAV Technician / Aircraft Electronics Technician – Working knowledge of maintenance data bases (i.e., IMDS/CAMS) -Worked on previous Global Hawk maintenance programs. – Air Force avionics maintenance experience. -Ability to work in a fast paced environment -Willingness to work after hours and weekends as required
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