Entry-level Software Configuration Analyst

Northrop Grumman is seeking an Entry-Level Configuration Analyst. This position will be located in our Technology Services Sector in Lanham, MD.

We're a team of new graduates and experienced professionals, collaborating to achieve our goals. Our teams work with pride across business units toward a common goal: global security. Together, we protect our troops, public safety,

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Northrop Grumman Technology Services is a global provider of innovative, cost effective solutions. From sustainment and modernization, supply chain management, training and simulation, and high technology services, we offer a full-spectrum of support.

The qualified applicant will become part of Northrop Grumman's Enterprise Systems Testing Project. The selected candidate will work in a dynamic people-focused environment where he/she will interact with users, customers and other

configuration analysts. We will provide extensive training in Configuration Management and various CM tools to bring you up to speed and functional.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Implement and conduct software configuration management (CM) and version control of multiple programs in IBM

Mainframe, MS-Windows, and UNIX client/server environments.

  • Support the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) tax administration pipeline.
  • Utilize ENDEVOR, ClearCase, and established IRS-approved procedures and practices to process and stage

transmittals of the software for Systems Acceptability Test and Production.

  • Be responsible for working with the program developers to troubleshoot and resolve software build issues in a timely


Basic Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in the navigation and use of MS-Windows and familiarity with UNIX/Linux commands (College Coursework acceptable)
  • Familiarity within a Mainframe environment
  • Must be either a U.S. Citizen or possess a minimum 3 years of residency as a Lawful Permanent Resident (LPR) in the U.S.
  • Before beginning work, candidate must be able to obtain interim staff-like access based upon an IRS "Moderate-risk Background Investigation"

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Computer Science, or a closely related discipline
  • Understanding of software configuration management concepts, industry practices and standards
  • Knowledge of current IRS tax administration software applications

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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