Northrop Grumman Configuration Analyst in Huntsville, Alabama
At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today and for generations to come. Our work preserves freedom and democracy, and advances human discovery and our understanding of the universe. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have a lot of fun along the way. Our culture thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work - and we have an insatiable drive to do what others think is impossible. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history. You will learn, grow, and play in an environment that focuses on results and delivery, all backed by strong corporate values and ethics.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is seeking a Configuration Analyst 2 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals located in Huntsville, AL. The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Configuration and Data Management team.
Roles and Responsibilities:
Assist in the implementation of program Configuration Management plans, procedures, and work instructions Assist in the maintenance of product configuration baselines Assist in software build and release management functions
Assist in the management of configuration change documentation describing base lined software, firmware, hardware and drawings
Assist in the 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
Assist in 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
Assist with implementation of 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
Assist in conducting events such as training to ensure adherence to Configuration and Data Management processes.
3 Years Configuration experience with Bachelors; 1 Year with Masters.7 years of experience in lieu of degree
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)
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
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 www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.
Job Category : Technical Support