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AFATDS Data Management Analyst

Requisition ID: R10071194

  • Category IconCategory: Information Technology
  • Location IconLocation: Fort Leavenworth, KS, USA
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: Secret
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No- Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift (United States of America)
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 50% of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At Northrop Grumman, our employees have incredible opportunities to work on revolutionary systems that impact people's lives around the world today, and for generations to come. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancements in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We look for people who have bold new ideas, courage and a pioneering spirit to join forces to invent the future, and have 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 Defense Systems sector (NGDS) is seeking a highly motivated, results-oriented AFATDS Data Management Analyst to join our growing team of diverse professionals at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas.  The selected candidate will work closely with the Advanced Field Artillery Tactical Data System (AFATDS).  AFATDS is an automated Fire Support Command and Control (FSC2) system that processes, analyzes, and exchanges combat information among the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps (USMC) and other Joint architectures.  AFATDS provides fully automated support for planning, coordinating, controlling, and executing fires and effects.  It supports weapon systems such as mortars, field artillery cannons, rockets and missiles, close air support, attack aviation, and naval surface fire support systems.
 

What you will get to do:

  • Performs routine system maintenance and computer system administrative functions

  • Has knowledge of, and is capable of using, operating systems and database management systems

  • Performs analysis of system operations

  • Leverages experience in fault detection, isolation, and correction of computer systems and individual peripheral devices

  • Stands ready for assignment to various CONUS/OCONUS sites for extended terms

  • Generates customer related reports from multiple sources, i.e.: Daily Activity Reports, Trip Requests, Trip Reports

  • Provides over – the – shoulder training upon request

  • Performs routine system maintenance and computer system administrative functions and must knowledge of, and is capable of using, operating systems and database management systems

  • Performs analysis of system operations and perform fault detection, isolation, and correction of computer systems and individual peripheral devices

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have one of the following:

    • High school diploma or GED with a minimum of 7 years of experience with Army Battle Command System (ABCS) components

    • Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 3 years of experience with ABCS components

    • Master’s degree with a minimum of 1 year of experience with ABCS components

  • Certified in AFATDS

  • Proficient in Windows, MS Word, Excel & PowerPoint programs

  • Must have or be able to obtain a U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Secret security clearance

  • Must be able to work on-site in Fort Leavenworth, Kansas

  • Must be able to travel as needed (up to 50% of the time)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience with the operations of hardware systems and components

  • Experience in fault detection, isolation, and correction of hardware systems and individual components

  • Ability to conduct routine system maintenance and analysis functions including:  hardware configurations; adding, removing and replacing hardware components; use of hardware and software diagnostic testing tools; reading of electronic circuit schematics; and repairing printed circuit boards

  • Competence and confidence working under pressure on requests with short turn-around times

  • Excellent attention to detail applied to complex data integration and analysis

  • Active DoD Secret clearance


Salary Range: $64,600 USD - $97,000 USD

Employees may be eligible for a discretionary bonus in addition to base pay. Annual bonuses are designed to reward individual contributions as well as allow employees to share in company results. Employees in Vice President or Director positions may be eligible for Long Term Incentives. In addition, Northrop Grumman provides a variety of benefits including health insurance coverage, life and disability insurance, savings plan, Company paid holidays and paid time off (PTO) for vacation and/or personal business.

The health and safety of our employees and their families is a top priority. The company encourages employees to remain up-to-date on their COVID-19 vaccinations. U.S. Northrop Grumman employees may be required, in the future, to be vaccinated or have an approved disability/medical or religious accommodation, pursuant to future court decisions and/or government action on the currently stayed federal contractor vaccine mandate under Executive Order 14042 https://www.saferfederalworkforce.gov/contractors/.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.



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What's great about
Northrop Grumman

  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 work-life balance, education assistance and paid time off.


Did you know?

Northrop Grumman leads the industry team for NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope, the largest, most complex and powerful space telescope ever built. Launched in December 2021, the telescope incorporates innovative design, advanced technology, and groundbreaking engineering, and will fundamentally alter our understanding of the universe.