Northrop Grumman Configuration Analyst 3/4 in Huntsville, Alabama

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Configuration Analyst 3/4 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Huntsville, AL.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Implement program Configuration Management plans, procedures, and work instructions

  • Maintain product configuration baselines

  • Assist in software build and release management functions

  • Manage configuration change documentation describing baselined software, firmware, hardware and drawings

  • Perform verification of software and hardware against configuration as-built technical procedures and drawings

  • Interface with customers to address CM/DM issues and to detect, prevent and/or minimize the impact of quality escapes to delivered product

  • Support the conduct of product and process evaluations in accordance with customer and corporate requirements for AS9100 and SEI CMMI compliant processes

  • Perform life cycle Configuration Status Accounting

  • Maintain databases for tracking Engineering Change Requests and Configuration Control Board activities

  • Participate in process improvement activities; contribute suggestions for adapting policy to situations and update processes and procedures as required

  • Implement program Data Management Plan, procedures, and work instructions

  • Coordinate, track and deliver contractual and non-contractual data for multiple programs

  • Assist in writing of technical and nontechnical documentation for program deliverables as needed

  • Maintain databases for tracking deliverables and non-deliverables

  • Create working templates to ensure all deliverables and program documentation are consistent and properly marked

  • Interface with various functional organizations to ensure Configuration and Data Management requirements and expectations are understood and accomplished

  • Conduct events such as training to ensure adherence to Configuration and Data Management processes.


Basic Qualifications:

This requisition may be filled at either a level 3 or 4.

BQs for a Configuration Analyst 3: Bachelors' with 6 years of Configuration experience; 4 Years with Masters; years of experience in lieu of degree

BQs for a Configuration Analyst 4: Bachelors' with 10 years of Configuration experience; Masters; with 8 years of experience; years of experience in lieu of degree

To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:

Proficiency in Microsoft Products

Ability to work as part of a team to support accomplishment of team goals

Active Secret Clearance Required

Configuration Management (HW/SW) and/or Data Management (MS Word) experience required.

Preferred Qualifications:

Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:

  • Working knowledge of MIL-HDBK-61 (Configuration Management Guidance)

  • Working knowledge of DoD Data Item Descriptions (DIDs)

  • Experience working with Contract Data Requirements Lists (CDRLs)

  • AS9100 / ISO 9000 experience

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