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Northrop Grumman Systems Software Analyst / Requirements Analyst in Fairfax, Virginia

Are you interested in expanding your career through experience and exposure, all while supporting a mission that seeks to ensure the security of our nation and its allies? If so, then Northrop Grumman is the place for you. As a leading global security company, we provide innovative systems, products and solutions to our customers worldwide. We are comprised of diverse professionals that bring different perspectives and ideas, understanding that the more experiences we bring to our work the more innovative we can be. As we continue to build our workforce, we look for people that exemplify our core values, leadership characteristics, and approach to innovation.

Northrop Grumman Mission Systems (NGMS) is seeking a Software System Analyst / Requirements Analyst to support an NG DoD program in Fairfax, VA. The candidate will be a member of the Engineering & Sciences (E&S) Eastern Region homeroom. Our team is chartered with providing the skills and innovative technologies to design, develop, produce and sustain product lines across the enterprise while providing a decisive advantage to our customer's missions. The candidate will be self-starter and will be expected to manage and complete their tasks in a fast-paced results driven environment.

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Work independently to deliver result

  • Experience with understanding and applying technical principles, theories and concepts derived from user needs (i.e., Use Cases, User Stories)

  • Define requirements and business cases for technology developments

  • Coordinate with business and development teams to decompose, analyze, create, and document requirements; ascertain system requirements, such as program functions, output requirements, input data acquisition, and system techniques and controls

  • Facilitate meetings for requirement elicitation, brainstorming and review

  • Conduct testing such as functional testing, user acceptance testing (UAT) and specification by example


Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree with 2 year of related experience OR a Master's degree and 0 years of experience

  • Experience in understanding, documenting and communicating business processes in the use of applications

  • Experience in deriving and documenting business, technical, and functional requirements from end-user use case narratives

  • US Citizenship and the ability to obtain and maintain a Secret Clearance

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2 years' experience in the development and management of requirements

  • Active Secret Clearance

  • Ability to independently assess priorities and work with information

  • Proactive, highly motivated and adaptable, with excellent organizational skills including the ability to juggle multiple tasks, changing needs, and competing priorities

  • Experience interfacing with internal and external teams

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience with JIRA and Confluence software

  • Knowledge of DoD financial processes

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.

Job Category : Information Technology