Configuration/Data Management Specialist

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 Innovation Systems designs, builds and delivers space, defense and aviation-related systems to customers around the world. Our main products include launch vehicles and related propulsion systems; missile products, subsystems and defense electronics; precision weapons, armament systems and ammunition; satellites and associated space components and services; and advanced aerospace structures.

Northrup Grumman is currently seeking a Configuration/Data Management Controller 3 for our Strategic Programs team at Bacchus, Utah.

Role Description and Responsibilities
The Configuration/Data Management Controller will be responsible for the management of the Strategic Programs SDRL (Subcontract Data Requirements List)/CDRL (Contract Data Requirements List)'s, ensuring that SDRL/CDRL owner's get them completed on time, providing appropriate cover letters and ensuring that distribution is made to the respective customers as required by contractual need dates. Maintaining the SDRL/CDRL requirements log for regular review with customer and program leadership. This requires interaction/communication with Program Managers, Engineering, Contracts, and Finance leadership, as well as our Lockheed Martin, NAVY, and MDA customer interfaces.
The Configuration/Data Management Controller is also responsible for working with NDT management and Lockheed Martin on identified needs/shipment /receipt of HECT (High Energy Computed Tomography) spares in support of the HECT systems used on the FBM programs. Maintaining documentation, communication with Stores/SWFLANT/Sunnyvale/47A (Bacchus) and Chinalake.
The controller also works closely with Contracts and our customers on contract closeouts. Gathering the necessary documentation/certificates required for each project closeout. Obtaining the necessary leadership signatures and maintaining the database log of submittals and billings and receipt of payment for project/contract closeouts.
The Configuration/Data Management Controller also assists with coordination and tracking of required cross utilization requests for programs and maintaining a record to ensure all cross utilizations are maintained.
The Controller also compiles release/submittal packages ensuring all documentation is present. Notifies appropriate departments of any new or updated data. Maintains audit trails. Researches and resolves inconsistencies with submittal packages of SDRL/CDRL's, contract closeout documents and HECT Spares requirements.

Experience Requirements

  • Previous relevant experience working with rocket motor program SDRL/CDRL requirements and documentation
  • Familiar with NAVY/Lockheed Martin/MDA programs engineering, contracts, finance and program management leaders and customers
  • Demonstrated experience with Excel, Word, ePic, establishing and maintain databases
Preferred Skills
  • Demonstrated self-starter, enthusiastic willing to learn
  • Experience with rocket motor design SDRL/CDRL requirements as they relate to technical/schedule/cost and testing reporting
  • Demonstrated interpersonal communication skills, able to work with a wide variety of internal and external customers and associates

Education/Certification
  • High School degree with 5+ years of technical and business data/contracts experience. Associate Degree a plus

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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