Northrop Grumman Configuration Analyst 1 in Melbourne, Florida

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems in air and space 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.

Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Configuration Analyst 1 to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, Florida .

This positions job function and duties will include:

  • The planning and coordinating 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.

  • Completes understanding and application of principles, concepts, practices, and standards.

  • Full knowledge of industry practices.

  • Independently demonstrates the skill and ability to perform fairly complex professional tasks.

  • Develops solutions to a variety of complex problems.

  • Performs fairly complex tasks and participates in determining objectives of assignment.

  • Plan schedules and arranges own activities in accomplishing objectives. Work is reviewed upon completion for adequacy in meeting objectives.

  • Exerts some influence on the overall objectives and long-range goals of the organization.

  • Represents organization as a prime contact on contracts or projects. Interacts with senior internal and external personnel on significant matters often requiring coordination between organizations.

Basic Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree OR

  • 2 years of professional experience in lieu of each year of a bachelor's degree program as a configuration analyst or professional work experience in a role were job duties included handling financial accounting, making independent decisions and recommendations on behalf of the business, data management orsystem acquisitions in a DoD or contracting environment (for each year of the degree (8 years' experience with a High School education, 4 years with an Associate's degree

Preferred Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree

  • Previous work experience in an aerospace or DoD environment

  • Current DoD Secret Clearance

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.