Senior Principal Computer Systems Analyst

Requisition ID: 21015078

  • Category IconCategory: Information Technology
  • Location IconLocation: Unknown City - CA, United States of America
  • Citizenship IconCitizenship Required: United States Citizenship
  • Clearance IconClearance Type: None
  • Telecommute IconTelecommute: Yes- May Consider Full Time Teleworking for this position
  • Shift IconShift: Days (United States of America)
  • 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 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 Space Systems Sector is seeking a Senior Principal Global Supply Chain SAP Computer Systems Analyst for a new SAP Level 4 support organization. This position may be located at any of the Space Sector key locations to include (Dulles, VA, Baltimore, MD, Redondo Beach, CA, Chandler, AZ, Huntsville, AL, Minnetonka, MN, Roy, UT or Magna, UT). Part or Full Time telework will also be considered. This position will report directly to the Manager of Global Supply Chain (GSC) Business Operations.

The Global Supply Chain Systems team at Northrop Grumman Space Systems (NGSP) is looking for motivated individuals to join our team as a Computer Systems Analyst 4 / Senior Principal Computer Systems Analyst.

The GSC Systems team bridges the gap between the business side of operations (day-to-day system users) and the 1ERP Enterprise Team. The ideal candidate must be able to effectively communicate technical principles, theories and concepts as well as develop innovative solutions to technical issues; demonstrate exceptional customer support skills; work well in a team environment and be able to complete assignments with minimal management supervision; effectively manage multiple tasks in a fast paced environment; and be able to learn new computer applications.

Primary responsibilities:

  • Gather, analyze and document user requirements, procedures, and/or problems to improve existing systems

  • Collaborate with business partners to develop solutions and correct system deficiencies

  • Test solutions to ensure optimal system functionality

  • Monitor integrated system interfaces for errors and address as necessary

  • Draft & publish instructional materials and provide system training

Occasional travel may be necessary (up to 15% of the time).

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must have a Bachelor’s degree with 10 years’ experience in Business Management, Global Supply Chain, Management Information Systems, Computer Science, Information Technology, project management or related field; or Master’s degree with 8 years’ experience; or PhD with 5 years’ experience

  • Must have prior experience leading or supporting large scale system process implementations

  • Must be willing and able to travel on short notice

  • Must be willing and able to occasionally work outside of normal business hours (including weekends) if necessary

  • Skilled in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, Access and Visio

  • US Citizen with the ability to obtain a DoD Secret level Security Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Management Information Systems, Computer Science or related Technical Degree preferred

  • Experience in the Aerospace Industry or working on Defense Acquisition programs

  • Understanding of hardware and software requirements, design, development and testing of system integrations

Salary Range: 98496 - 171072

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. With the continuing impacts of COVID-19 around the world, we are taking action to protect the health and well-being of our colleagues and maintain the safety of the communities where we operate. As a federal contractor, and consistent with Executive Order 14042 ( we will require all newly hired employees in the United States to be fully vaccinated by January 18, 2022 or by your start date if it is after January 18th. Federal guidance allows for disability/medical and religious accommodations with respect to the vaccine requirement. Any requested accommodations must be reviewed and approved (if applicable) in advance of your start date.

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.