Northrop Grumman Configuration Data Management Analyst 3 in Redondo Beach, California

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Northrop Grumman Mission Systems is seeking a Configuration Data Management Analyst to support the planning and implementation of a comprehensive Configuration Management (CM) process on a major program, in accordance with established CM and Data Management (DM) practices that are based on DoD and customer contract requirements. This role is part of an Air Force Space Command, Space and Missile Systems Center (SMC) program the Enhanced Polar System (EPS) Control and Planning Segment (CAPS) Contract. The EPS program will provide Extremely High Frequency (EHF) protected satellite communications (SATCOM) capability to forces in the North Polar Region. The position will be located in Redondo Beach, CA.

What You'll get to Do:

  • Develop and Maintain CDRL schedule, submittal requirements, metrics

  • Submit CDRLs according to schedule

  • Perform Change Management activities to a technical baseline: System Engineering documents via an Engineering Review Board; Software Products (Software Change Control Board); Generate Board Metrics, Agenda and Minutes material

  • Perform CDM in a file management, Product Data Management system

  • Baseline documents in a PDM System

  • Support Change Management using ClearQuest

  • Support program meetings during CDM Lead Absence

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.

Our Values . The women and men of Northrop Grumman Corporation are guided by Our Values. They describe our company as we want it to be. We want our decisions and actions to demonstrate these Values. We believe that putting Our Values into practice creates long-term benefits for shareholders, customers, employees, suppliers, and the communities we serve.

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:

  • Bachelor's degree in a related field and a minimum6 years of experience in functional Configuration Management, or a Masters Degree in a related field a minimum of4 years of experience in functional Configuration Management, or and additional 4 years equivalent experience in lieu of degree.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications, use of Product Data Management Tools such as ShareCenter, SharePoint, Livelink, MATRIX, eRoom.

  • Experience in CDRL management, document generation, and change control board (CCB) preparation and administration. Familiar with change tracking tools and generating reports.

  • Experience supporting milestone events (e.g. preliminary design reviews (PDRs) and critical design reviews (CDRs), physical configuration audits (PCAs))

  • Highly developed trouble-shooting capabilities

  • Ability to obtain/maintain a DoD Secret Clearance

These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:

  • Experience with SharePoint and eMatrix

  • Experience with and comprehensive understanding of software development and configuration management tools (i.e., Jira, ClearCase, ClearQuest, Git, Collaborator), including current SCM industry standards and practices.

  • Ideal candidates will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management

  • Must be adaptable to a fast paced, dynamic environment that experiences frequent task and schedule changes in order to meet major milestones.

  • Ability to handle multiple high priority tasks and see the big picture while focused on highly technical tasks and issues

  • Candidate should be detail oriented, highly motivated, and able to work in a team environment.

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:

  • Health Plan

  • Savings Plan

  • Paid Time Off

  • Additional benefits

  • Education Assistance

  • Training and Development