Northrop Grumman Configuration Analyst/ Principal Configuration Analyst in Linthicum, Maryland
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The Configuration/ Principal Configuration Analyst is responsible for planning and implementing a comprehensive configuration management (CM) process on major programs, in accordance with established CM practices that are based on EIA/649 and customer contract requirements. This involves the preparation of work products in the areas of configuration identification, change control management, status accounting, and configuration audits. Specific tasks include family trees, configuration control board administration, engineering change proposals, deviations/waivers, status accounting reports, and coordinating functional and physical configuration audits.
Other responsibilities could include coordinating the on-time delivery of contract-deliverable data items. Plans and coordinates preparation of project documentation, such as engineering drawings, production specifications and schedules, and contract modifications, 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. Analyzes proposed changes of product design to determine effect on overall product and system. Coordinates modification records for management control. Establishes change orders and prepares for change authorization and documentation by company and subcontractor. Reviews and analyzes released engineering change data and coordinates changes with engineering, quality, support, manufacturing, and engineering data control activities.
This requisition may be filled at either a Configuration Analyst level or a Principal Configuration Analyst level.
Basic Qualifications for Configuration Analyst:
Bachelor's degree with at least 3 years of Configuration and/or Data Management experience; Master's with 1 year of related experience; or 7 years of related experience in lieu of a degree. Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance per business requirements.
Basic Qualifications for Principal Configuration Analyst:
Bachelor's degree with at least 6 years of Configuration and/or Data Management experience; Master's with 4 years of related experience; or 10 years of related experience in lieu of a degree. Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance per business requirements.
Organizational, leadership, and communication skills.
Experience with generating and delivering Technical Data Package
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Job Category : Technical Support