Northrop Grumman Configuration Analyst 3 in Palmdale, California

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 is looking for a Configuration Analyst level 3 to support the Palmdale CACoE.

This position supports cross-programs located in San Diego, CA.

The individual selected for this position will be located at Palmdale, CA and will be required to provide on-site support at Palmdale and Edwards Air Force Base.

The candidate will be responsible for supporting configuration management of both software and hardware as well as documentation activity in support of the Global Hawk, NATO Alliance Ground Surveillance (AGS) and Triton Unmanned Autonomous System (ATS) programs.

Essential Functions:

  • Preparation and duplication of software media to include CD label creation.

  • Maintaining the software library by logging, checking in/out of software media to users, and ensuring traceability of software media.

  • Processing COI/C forms (Certificates of Installation/Completion) by validating that the required documentation is presented and documented. COI/C forms are required to be uploaded into Teamcenter Enterprise for tracking and traceability.

  • Manage Manufacturing Execution System (MES) tags in coordination with liaison engineering with the creation and tracking of Engineering Change Request (ECR) in Teamcenter.

  • Additional tasks include supporting configuration status accounting activity, functional configuration audits, and supplier audits as required.

  • Candidate must have good communication skills, the ability to work independently within a team environment, and interface with all levels of management.


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree from an accredited College or University and at least 6 years of experience in a Defense environment (or 4 years with a Master's degree).

  • Must have an active/current DOD Secret clearance (or be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret Clearance).

Preferred Qualifications:

Knowledge of hardware and software configuration, data and change management principles, and proficiency in the use of company standard configuration management tools. Hands-on experience using Teamcenter Enterprise and SharePoint tools is preferred.

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