Principal Configuration Analyst - PT-19012969

Location: Northridge
US Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
Relocation Assistance: No
Clearance Type: Secret
Number of Openings : 1
Shift : 1st Shift

Key responsibilities include:

Ability to coordinate and administer configuration management activities related to planning, identification, change management, status accounting, verification and audit
Facilitate enterprise item / drawing releases and change requests
Facilitate Configuration Control Board reviews
Ensure product data structure alignment between PLM and ERP systems
Assist in performing configuration status accounting and configuration audits
Assist in ensuring conformance to applicable company CM processes (CMMI and AS9100)
Assist in ensuring conformance to industry CM standards following the guidance provided in EIA-649 and MIL-HDBK-61A
Ability to interface successfully with Program Managers, Contracts, Engineers and Navy counterparts to ensure configuration and data items are managed appropriately and in compliance with contract requirements
Ability to decipher and disseminate CM requirements contained within contractual documentation
Proficiency with product lifecycle management system


Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree and a minimum of 6 years' experience; or, Master's degree and a minimum of 4 years' experience
3 to 5 years of Configuration Management training or experience on defense programs
Specific training in configuration management through certification program a bonus
Knowledge of Data Management and CDRL processing preferred
Secret clearance preferred, eligibility for DoD Secret clearance required
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Attention to detail required

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.

Job ID: 19012969

  Reasons to apply:

  1. Be part of a culture that thrives on intellectual curiosity, cognitive diversity and bringing your whole self to work.
  2. Use your skills to build and deliver innovative tech solutions that protect the world and shape a better future.
  3. Enjoy benefits like flexible work schedules, education assistance and paid time off.
Secret Required