Boulder, Colorado

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Northrop Grumman Space Systems is looking for Sr. Principal Software Configuration Analyst  to support our Missile Defense Solutions at our Boulder, Colorado facilities

Job Duties:

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 sustainable.

Designs, develops, automates, and maintains productivity tools using programming, database or scripting languages to maintain and improve software configuration management tools. 

Designs and implements build procedures that are used to support software product development and use.

Aides in the development of software configuration standards for program-wide use.

Will train software developers in the use of configuration management tools and the implementation of software quality standards.

Basic Qualifications 13 years with a High School Diploma ;9 Years with Bachelors in Science; 7 Years with Masters; 4 Years with PhD

Familiar with Linux/Unix shell commands.

Knowledgeable in issue tracking and source code revision tools.

Experience with scripting languages; Python, Csh, Bash, Ksh, Perl.

Experience with an automation server like Jenkins.

Experience with Git.

Must be team oriented.

Must have strong verbal and written skills.

Needs to be self-driven and highly motivated.

Preferred Qualifications:

Preferred experience with ClearCase, and Jira.

Experience with Git frontend (e.g. BitBucket, GitHub, etc).

Be able to create and maintain local work instructions using tools like Wiki or Confluence

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.

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 http://www.northropgrumman.com/EEO. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions.

Boulder, Colorado

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© 2020 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. U.S. Citizenship is required for most positions. For our complete EEO/AA and Pay Transparency statement, please visit www.northropgrumman.com/EEO.

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