Security Clearance Jobs for Defense and Intelligence Careers

Questions? Call Us 888-725-6997


View Job

Sr Prncpl Configuration Anlyst

Northrop Grumman | Northridge CA 91327 USA | Full Time | Posted: 07/12/2019

Job Descriptiontop

Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems in Northridge, CA is currently seeking a motivated Configuration Manager to join our talented team!

In this position, the selected candidate plans and coordinates preparation of project documentation, such as engineering drawings, production specifications and schedules, and contract modifications, to ensure customer contract requirements are met. Reviews contract to determine documentation required for each phase of project, applying knowledge of engineering and manufacturing processes. Analyzes proposed changes of product design to determine effect on overall product and system. Coordinates modification records for management control. Establishes change orders and prepares for change authorization and documentation by company and subcontractor. Reviews and analyzes released engineering change data and coordinates changes with engineering, quality, support, manufacturing, and engineering data control activities.

Key responsibilities include:

Ability to coordinate and administer configuration management activities related to planning, identification, change

management, status accounting, verification and audit

Facilitate enterprise item / drawing releases and change requests

Facilitate Configuration Control Board reviews

Ensure product data structure alignment between PLM and ERP systems

Assist in performing configuration status accounting and configuration audits

Assist in ensuring conformance to applicable company CM processes (CMMI and AS9100)

Assist in ensuring conformance to industry CM standards following the guidance provided in EIA-649 and MILHDBK-


Ability to interface successfully with Program Managers, Contracts, Engineers and Navy counterparts to ensure

configuration and data items are managed appropriately and in compliance with contract requirements

Ability to decipher and disseminate CM requirements contained within contractual documentation

Proficiency with product lifecycle management system

Basic Qualifications:

Must be able to successfully obtain and maintain a US Gov't issued Secret clearance within a timeframe set forth by management; US citizenship is required.
Bachelor's Degree in Business or Management, & minimum 10 years' experience; or Master's degree & minimum 8 years' experience

Configuration Management training or experience on defense programs

Preferred Qualifications:

Current/active DoD Secret clearance

Specific training in configuration management through certification program a bonus
Knowledge of Data Management and CDRL processing preferred

Proficiency in Microsoft Office

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 U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Job Requirementstop

Job Detailstop

Location Northridge, CA, 91327, United States
Categories Computer Software

Location Maptop

Contact Informationtop

Contact Name -
How to apply Employer provided a link where your application will be accepted. Click on the link below and follow instructions.
Apply Click Here (apply to job)
Job Code 19016666