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Northrop Grumman Principal Engineer Database- "Application Administrator" Systems Engineering Tool Group in Chandler, Arizona

Embark on a career putting innovative, reliable, and agile products and ideas into orbit, and beyond. Northrop Grumman has opportunities waiting for you that play a vital role in human space exploration, national defense, and scientific discovery, supporting multiple programs across the universe. With us, you'll discover a culture of curiosity and collaboration that will have you Defining Possible from the day you start. Our space systems connect and protect millions of people on earth every day, now and for the future. Explore your future and launch your career today.

Northrop Grumman Space Sector is searching for an experienced Principal Engineer Database- "Application Administrator" to join the Systems Engineering Tools Group within the Launch Vehicles business unit in Chandler, AZ. This position will support multiple programs.

The Systems Engineering Tools Group has an immediate need for an Principal Engineer Database "Application Administrator" who provides COTS tool administration support.

Tool Administration

Provide requirements management and tool administration for multiple programs in support of systems engineering teams

Guide systems engineers in utilizing the DOORS tool to effectively manage their requirements which may include defining schema, setting up databases, and identifying users and appropriate access levels

Provide support to maintain consistency across programs with respect to hierarchical structure, core attributes, and naming conventions

Identify, control, maintain and manage changes to program requirements baselines

Verify mapping of requirements to program documentation, identifying gaps and coordinating with responsible engineers

Gather and prepare requirements information in support of design reviews and technical meetings

Support DOORS users with process and tools questions and best practices

Customer Support

Excellent customer service attitude and problem solving skills

Effective communicator, presenter, and negotiator

Ability to work collaboratively in a cross-functional team environment and interact with diverse customers and team members

Creates and delivers tool training via documentation and oral presentations

Designs, develops, builds, analyzes, evaluates and installs database management systems to include database modeling and design, relational database architecture, metadata and repository creation and configuration management. Uses data mapping, data mining and data transformational analysis tools to design and develop databases. Determines data storage and optimum storage requirements. Prepares system requirements, source analysis and process analyses and design throughout the database implementation.


Basic Qualifications:

5 Years with Bachelors in Science; 3 Years with Masters; 0 Years with PhD.

U.S. Citizenship is required

Ability to obtain a secret security clearance is required

Job Requirements

Expert in Microsoft Office Excel, Word, and PowerPoint

Experience in COTS tools support

Experience with VBA and macro development

Experience or knowledge of or willingness to learn DXL scripting or DOORS Administration

Strong organizational skills and demonstrated ability to organize, prioritize, and follow through to completion on multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment, often under strict deadlines.

Ability to adjust to changing priorities

Willingness and ability to quickly learn new tools, approaches, and concepts

Maintain a regular and predictable work schedule

Perform other duties as necessary

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience with SharePoint a plus

Experience with Cameo Systems Modeler a plus

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 : Engineering