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Sr. Systems Analyst

Dulles, VA

Job Description

Job ID: EAK20180703-44328

With projected annual revenues of $4.5 billion, approximately 12,500 employees, and operations in about 20 states, Orbital ATK is a company on the move. Our mission is to ensure that our customers accomplish their mission ? whether it?s a technological breakthrough, a satellite launch, or protecting our nation. The company is the world?s leading supplier of solid rocket motors, a leading provider of launch vehicles, satellites and other space systems, and the nation?s largest manufacturer of ammunition. United in pride and shared goals, Orbital ATK employees come from diverse backgrounds and work together to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable solutions. Work with the best and unleash your potential. If you are a dynamic, successful, driven professional, Orbital ATK is the company that will further your experience and career growth. We offer a highly competitive salary, comprehensive benefits including, medical, dental, 401k, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Job Overview

Orbital ATK’s SSG Operations is seeking a Manufacturing Execution System (MES) Analyst for Direct & indirect, full time work from our Dulles, VA Satellite Manufacturing Facility (SMF), to oversee and manage execution of our Deltek Costpoint MES System, powered by Costpoint and iBaseT’s Solumina systems.

Role Responsibilities

The selected candidate will be responsible for:

  • Overseeing system implementations across multiple sites within SSG Operations, including Dulles, VA and Gilbert, AZ
  • Providing assistance to end users for first line troubleshooting and problem resolution
  • Updating, maintaining and performing System Training to SSG personnel in VA and AZ.
  • Maintaining and issuing Guidelines, process protocols and consistency across all SSG Operations Groups using MES
  • Coordinating with corporate Information Services (IS) department and Vendor, as applicable, for issue resolution and system upgrades
  • Responsible for test plan development,  execution and verification of MES patches and software upgrades, and managing rollout of these upgrades into the production environment
  • Acting as the MES Liaison for interactions to all Orbital ATK MES Sites within the continental US for coordination, planning and lessons learned sharing.

Skills and Qualifications

  • A Bachelor’s Degree (BA/BS) in Computer Science or equivalent experience is required.
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience with a business enterprise solution system and 3 years in a manufacturing or production environment
  • Ability to isolate issues between software and hardware
  • Experience with problem solving incidents to determine single or recurrent systematic issues
  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing to include, but not limited to, creation of process documentation, how-to guides, style guides and end-user training sessions
  • Experience of Microsoft Office and Windows required
  • Experience of Deltek and/or iBASEt products preferred
  • Knowledge of Citrix Environments preferred
  • Knowledge of SharePoint preferred

 Orbital ATK is applying entrepreneurial thinking and commercial practices to deliver reliable, innovative and affordable products and services to our customers and grow our core areas while harnessing new technologies that will take our products ? and your ideas ? into the future. When encouraged to think beyond the ordinary, you?ll be amazed at what you can do!We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Type: Full Time
Desired Travel: less than 25%
Years of Experience: 5-8 Years
Education: Bachelors
Expertise: Operations
Group: Space