Northrop Grumman Software Config Analyst 4 in Aurora, Colorado
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The Software Configuration team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as a Software Configuration Analyst 4 based out of Aurora, Colorado.
What You'll get to Do:
Lead a small team supporting multiple development and operational baselines. Generate a plan and clearly articulate the status of multiple scheduled activities. This person develops and maintains software configuration management tools to support configuration identification, control, reporting, and delivery of both internally developed and externally purchased commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) software products. Performs configuration management and release engineering tasks to ensure new software product operating parameters are documented, comply with standard hardware configurations, and are logistically sustainable. Designs, develops, automates, and maintains productivity tools using programming, database or scripting languages to improve software modeling and development. Designs and implements build procedures that are used to support software product development and use. May develop software configuration standards for company-wide use. May train software developers in the use of configuration management tools and the implementation of software quality standards. Will provide support to proposal activities. Will support the establishment and support of a continuous integration (CI) pipeline to fully automate deployment of the highly available, mission critical cloud platform. Will create scripts and templates to build cloud-based development systems for software engineers. Will build tools for deployment, monitoring and operations, and troubleshoot and resolve issues in development, test and production environments. Will work with DevOps architects on software and system optimizations, helping to identify and remove potential performance bottlenecks.
Additional Northrop Grumman Information:
Northrop Grumman has approximately 85,000 employees in all 50 states and in more than 25 countries, we strive to attract and retain the best employees by providing an inclusive work environment wherein employees are receptive to diverse ideas, perspectives and talents to help solve our toughest customer challenges: to develop and maintain some of the most technically sophisticated products, programs and services in the world.
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Our Responsibility . At Northrop Grumman, we are committed to maintaining the highest of ethical standards, embracing diversity and inclusion, protecting the environment, and striving to be an ideal corporate citizen in the community and in the world.
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD.
Working knowledge of Software Configuration Management (CM)
Working knowledge of ClearQuest, ClearCase and Git, Jenkins, Bitbucket, JIRA, LINUX
Must have an active TS/SCI with Counter Intelligence Polygraph
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Knowledge of the processes and procedures for supporting Engineering Review Boards
Demonstrated experience in CM Processes to include configuration management identification, control, audit and status
Experience with CM policy procedures, review cycles, instructions and standards
Knowledge of SW version documentation to include dealing with multiple development and
Working knowledge and experience with CICD in a DevOps environment
Working knowledge of Artifactory, Puppet, Confluence, PERL and PYTHON scripting
What We Can Offer You:
Northrop Grumman provides a comprehensive benefits package and a work environment that encourages your growth and supports the mutual success of our people and our company. Northrop Grumman benefits give you the flexibility and control to choose the benefits that make the most sense for you and your family. Your package will include the following:
Paid Time Off
Training and Development
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