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Northrop Grumman Jr Software Configuration Analyst (TS/SCI w/Polygraph) in Annapolis Junction, Maryland

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We're looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we'll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you'll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career.

Northrop Grumman is a pioneering company. Every day, we design, develop, build and support some of the world's most advanced products, from cutting-edge aircraft and next-generation spacecraft to unrivaled cyber security systems and all-seeing radars. Our employees engage in questioning, problem solving, designing and building our way toward Defining Possible. Defining Possible tells the story of a company leading the way. It's an ethos that is future-driving and optimistic. It is a rallying cry and a uniting call. It is a shared purpose for our employees and a promise to our customers that we'll rise to any challenge.

If you are looking for a challenging and dynamic work environment with access to experts in virtually every field, culture that focuses on supporting employees and opportunities that provide stability while offering variety, Northrop is the right place for you.

At Northrop Grumman, you will have access to a wealth of training and mentoring resources to include: technical courses, certifications, bootcamps, tuition assistance, and specialized training programs tailored to meet the demands of our customers and advance your career. Northrop Grumman is a Top 50 Diversity Employer ranking #1 for veterans and people with disabilities in 2019 and also received the Gold Award for Military Friendly companies in 2020. For more information on the benefits of Northrop Grumman click on the links below:

Job Description:

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking Configuration Analysts to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located at Annapolis Junction. Our Configuration Analysts support a wide range of systems and programs using modern configuration management tools and processes.

Responsible for configuration management (CM) of developmental and operational systems. Works on developmental and operational teams to create and maintain configuration baselines (development, test, production, etc.) supporting developmental and operational systems. Uses or recommends automated CM tools to implement CM policies and procedures. Develops or modifies CM plans, policies, and procedures tailored to the complexity and scope of the developmental or operational system. Implement CM discipline for the entire life cycle of systems from initial requirements/capabilities baselines to system end-of-life. Perform change control and configuration audits. Utilize configuration management tools (e.g. DOORS, Eclipse) to store, track, and manage configuration items




Basic Qualifications

Core Competencies:

You must minimally meet the educations and skills below to be considered for the position

Education: Associate's Degree in a technical or Business field is required. An additional 2 years of CM experience on projects with similar processes may be substituted in lieu of degree. Higher level degrees such as Bachelor's will reduce the years of required experience by 2 years.

• 3 years of software configuration management experience

Security Clearance: TS/SCI with Polygraph is required

Willingness to Support/Learn:

• Experience in the use of configuration management tools (e.g. DOORS, Eclipse) to store, track, and manage configuration items

• CM tools such as Bamboo/Jenkins, GIT, Fisheye/Crucible, Jira, Confluence, Sharepoint, Sonatype Nexus, and Gitlab

• Basic understanding of Linux commands

• Basic use of scripting languages such as BASH, Python, Perl and/or Groovy

• Development process such as Agile/Scrum and/or Kanban

• Understand basic concepts, and assist in documenting hardware and software configuration management processes and procedures

• Languages such as Java, C/C++, C#

• Provisioning tools such as Ansible, Puppet, and/or Salt

• Experience with Maven

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 Category : Information Technology