Full Job Description
At Northrop Grumman we develop cutting-edge technology that preserves freedom and advances human discovery. Our pioneering and inventive spirit has enabled us to be at the forefront of many technological advancement s in our nation's history - from the first flight across the Atlantic Ocean, to stealth bombers, to landing on the moon. We continue to innovate with developments from launching the first commercial flight to space, to discovering the early beginnings of the universe. Our employees are not only part of history, they're making history.
Northrop Grumman Mission Systems sector is looking for a highly motivated Senior Principal Software Configuration Analyst to join our team of qualified, diverse individuals at one our Northern Virginia locations (Herndon, VA; Fairfax, VA; Reston, VA) or Washington D.C. The Software Configuration Analyst supports planning and delivery of contract releases to operations.
Maintains release schedules, by coordinating with technical teams and task/subtask specific configuration analysts to ensure successful delivery of releases
Coordinates with Government stakeholders, Product / Mission Owners, and other stakeholders for deployment and testing of releases
Coordinates with the integration and operations team to ensure environments are ready to receive the baselines, and provides release details, version documentation, for releases
A Bachelor's degree with 9 years of relevant experience OR a Master's degree with 7 years of relevant experience OR A PhD with 4 years of relevant experience; An additional 4 years of experience maybe considered in lieu of a degree requirement
Experience in Agile release planning and management and using JIRA in Agile release Planning
Experience with a program that uses DevOps processes
An Active Top Secret/SCI security clearance (or higher) with the ability to obtain Polygraph once hired
Experience in workflow design and optimization
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