iReturn Configuration Controller

Requisition ID: 21011532

  • Category IconCategory: Administrative Services
  • Location IconLocation: Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Citizenship IconUS Citizenship Required for this Position: Yes
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes –May Consider Occasional/Part Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: 1st Shift
  • Travel IconTravel Required: No
  • Positions IconPositions Available: 1

At the heart of Defining Possible is our commitment to missions. In rapidly changing global security environments, Northrop Grumman brings informed insights and software-secure technology to enable strategic planning. We’re looking for innovators who can help us keep building on our wide portfolio of secure, affordable, integrated, and multi-domain systems and technologies that fuel those missions. By joining in our shared mission, we’ll support yours of expanding your personal network and developing skills, whether you are new to the field or an industry thought-leader. At Northrop Grumman, you’ll have the resources, support, and team to do some of the best work of your career. Northrop Grumman manufactures some of the world’s most technically advanced products. Our manufacturing plants are highly-automated, cutting-edge centers of excellence where employees leverage the latest technology, including the strategic use of automation, 3-D printing and robotics. There are a myriad of job functions associated with the manufacture of our products that range from machinists, engineers, operation program managers, and quality inspectors.

Our mission is to deliver differentiated value to our programs, by manufacturing products with the highest possible quality at the most affordable rate. Search our current job openings and join us to be at the front line of innovation.

The Configuration and Data Management team at Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is looking for you to join our team as an iReturn Configuration Controller based out of Salt Lake City, UT. The qualified applicant will join a cohort of employees re-entering the workforce after a career break of at least two years. This cohort will receive special on-boarding designed to provide an effective re-entry into the workforce. iReturn℠ provides experienced professionals with a 12-week "returnship" to prepare for a full-time career in one of several fields at Northrop Grumman through training, professional development and networking opportunities. Qualified applicants will join a cohort of employees returning to the workforce after a 2+ career break for this "returnship" program that focuses on giving you a seamless transition back into the workforce. This cohort program will approximately run from August - November and prepare candidates for an effective re-entry into the workforce. Upon completion of the program, candidates will be eligible for full-time roles with the company.

Learn more about the iReturn program here

What You’ll get to Do:

• Provide a variety of basic clerical support to configuration management operations.
• Assist in documenting and tracking routine aspects of hardware and/or software development and modification.
• Make changes to established master files of contractually required technical data.
• Assist in performing configuration management, data management or a combination.
• Maintain databases, assist in using basic engineering design drawings, parts lists, code or other items to create and document baselines; verify authorization for and incorporates all changes or additions to them.
• Log, file, and track all necessary drawings, documents, lists and various other items.
• Generate a variety of standard reports.
• Track location of hardware/software in order to incorporate future changes and additions.


Basic Qualifications:
  • High School diploma/GED and 2 years additional education and/or experience and a current career break of at least two years.
  • Experience in Material Resource Planning (MRP) using SAP, including how to interpret supply and demand, build structure, and bill of material (BOM).
  • Experience interpreting engineering documents, drawings, engineering bills of material, and excellent computer skill (i.e. SAP, PLM, ISE, Microsoft, etc.).

Preferred Qualifications:
  • 2 years of experience utilizing SAP as a Material Resource Planning Tool, specifically creating and Maintaining Bills of Material (BOMs) in SAP.
  •  2 years of hands on experience working with Engineering Parts Lists.
  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.

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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.

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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.