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Principal Configuration Analyst

Northrop Grumman | Orlando FL 32829 USA | Full Time | Posted: 08/16/2019

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Northrop Grumman Information Systems is seeking an experienced Configuration/Data Management Analyst to support advanced engineering efforts leading to the successful development and integration of virtual and constructive distributed simulation and training systems for our world-wide customers. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Distributed Mission Network team in Orlando, FL.

This position requires the candidate to perform the functions of Configuration/Data Management such as CM Planning, Identification, Change Management, Status Accounting, and Auditing and Verification. The candidate will be required to use a number of software applications such as SharePoint, Jira, Confluence, SCCM, Orion, SVN, GIT and TeamCenter as well as use of Office applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio. The analyst plans and coordinates preparation of project documentation, such as engineering drawings and technical plans and procedures 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. Maintains DAL and CDRL documentation records and provides reporting and metrics to Management and Mission Assurance. Collaborates with team Technical Area Managers in the review and analysis of released engineering change data and coordinates changes with engineering, quality, mission assurance, and engineering data control activities. Performs CDRL deliveries and document management. Manages change records and facilitates ERB and CCB meetings. Maintains the as-built configuration records for hardware and software. Maintains the CM repositories. Assists with the SW release and Build process and development of SW configuration documentation.


Basic Qualifications:
US Citizenship is required with an active DoD Secret clearance and the ability to obtain Top Secret clearance with eligibility for Tier 1 security access.
Bachelor degree with a minimum of six years of experience in configuration/data management experience / 4 years with a Masters
Ability to perform and compete tasks with minimal or no supervision.
Demonstrated knowledge of CM principles, concepts, practices and standards.
Experience working within defined engineering & development processes
Effective communication skills; good interpersonal skills; must be an effective team member.
Willing to work extended hours occasionally to meet deadlines.
Hardware/software configuration/data management experience.
Good oral and written and presentation skills mandatory.

Preferred Qualifications:
Previous experience in DoD programs.
Previous experience with Six Sigma process improvement techniques.
Experience with International standards organizations bodies (i.e. IEEE, SISO, AS9100).
Experience with SW release and Build process
Experience with commercial software configuration management products
Experience with Jira, Confluence
Experience with SVN and/or GIT
Experience with SQL queries
Experience with SharePoint

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.

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Location Orlando, FL, 32829, United States
Categories Computer Software

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