Configuration Analyst

Requisition ID: 20016241

  • Category IconCategory: Technical Support
  • Location IconLocation: Palmdale
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: No –Teleworking not available for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: Yes, 10 % of the Time
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

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 Aeronautic Systems has an opening for a Configuration Analyst to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals. This position will be located in Palmdale, CA.
Essential Functions:
  • Perform Configuration Status Accounting (CSA) As Built reconciliation efforts. 
  • Proficient in or willingness to by trained on TeamCenter Enterprise (PDM), Systems, Applications, and Products (SAP) and the Manufacturing Execution System (MES) tools, understanding of Bill-of-Materials (Engineering & Manufacturing) and product structure. 
  • Ability to interface with other organizations to resolve issues associated with reconciliation discrepancies across the As Designed (EBOM), As Planned (MBOM) and As-Built (OBOM) bills of materials including Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Global Supply Chain and Quality Assurance issues. 
  • Address questions received from the customer as it relates to CSA, reconciliation on delivered products and serialization requirements.  
  • Have knowledge and understanding of Item Unique Identification (IUID) requirements.

Basic Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited university and 3 years of Configuration Management experience 
  • A Broad knowledge of Configuration and Data Management principles and processes
  • Candidates must have a proficient knowledge of MS Office applications, and experience working in a computer aided design environment.
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal skills, and the ability to interface with all levels of employees and management
Preferred Qualifications: 
  • Experience with Teamcenter
  • Product Data Management (PDM) tools
  • Knowledge of Mil-HDBK-61A and EIA-649
  • A configuration status accounting background knowledge of manufacturing processes to assist in CSA tasks
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 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?

We offer an array of benefits to give you the support you need, including matching 401K, tuition assistance, health insurance and wellness options, coaching, mentoring and more.