Software Configuration Analyst
Company: Northrop Grumman
Location: Palm Bay
Posted on: August 17, 2019
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 Aerospace Systems has an opening for a Software
Configuration Analyst to join our team of qualified, diverse
individuals. This position will be located in Melbourne, FL. The
selected candidate will develop and implement software integration
plans in a lab environment supporting various space, aircraft, and
- Develops and maintains software configuration management tools
to support configuration identification, control, reporting, and
delivery of both internally developed and externally purchased
commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) software products.
- Performs configuration management and release engineering tasks
to ensure new software product operating parameters are documented,
comply with standard hardware configurations, and are logistically
- Performs configuration control board tasks; collect and report
CM metrics. Designs, develops, automates, and maintains
productivity tools using programming, database or scripting
languages to improve software modeling and development.
- Designs and implements build procedures that are used to
support software product development and use.
- Develop software configuration standards for company-wide use.
May train software developers in the use of configuration
management tools and the implementation of software quality
- Maintain the Software CM system including the collection or
distribution of code documentation, problem report and change
request processing, and software build documentation.
The selected candidate should thrive in a fast-paced work
environment with high expectations, significantly diverse
assignments, collaborative/team settings across all levels. MELENG
- Bachelor's Degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or
Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university and 2
years of experience in Software configuration OR
- Master's degree in a Science, Technology, Engineering or
Mathematics (STEM) discipline from an accredited university
- Ability to obtain and maintain a DoD secret security clearance.
Must obtain an interim DoD secret security clearance prior to
- Current DoD Secret security clearance
- Experience with agile Software development framework such as
Scrum Atlassian Tools (Jira, Confluence, Fisheye_Crucible,
- Knowledge of software configuration management tools; the
candidate should understand CM/Release Management best
- Experience using software configuration management tools to
manage baselines and support product release.
- 2+ years of experience in configuration management and able to
work closely with the software development teams
- 2+ years of experience with Agile software development
concepts, ability to work multiple tasks concurrently, and strong
documentation and communication skills
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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