SAIC is looking for a talented
Configuration Manager to provide support on our GSA COMET contract. The successful candidate will have demonstrated experience
ensuring CM best practices are proposed, evaluated, and implemented using a
standardized, systematic approach that ensures consistency, and proposed
changes are evaluated in terms of their anticipated impact on the entire
system. The candidate will verify that changes are carried out as prescribed in
standard operating procedures and that documentation of items and systems
reflects their true configuration, while being the team liaison to address
architecture, operations, security and business impacts. They will support a
complete CM program to include provisions for the storing, tracking, and
updating of all system information on a component, subsystem, and system
This position allows for a combination of onsite and remote work. Candidate must be located in the DC metro area in order to be onsite 3 days per week.
- Prepare Change Request
artifacts for weekly Change Control Board (CCB) meetings.
- Work with the
development and business users to capture and document all aspects of change
- Work across the
enterprise to coordinate with the various stakeholders.
- Attend CCB meetings to
ensure the approval of CRs while representing the development team in all
- Describe provisions for
configuration identification, change control, configuration status accounting,
and configuration audits.
- Carry out procedures to
ensure that all information systems, products and services meet minimum
organization standards and end-user requirements.
- Report progress on
problem resolution to management.
- Perform workflow
analysis and recommends quality improvements.
- Support the use of
configuration management tools to store, track and manage configuration
- Work with the program
developers to troubleshoot and resolve build issues in a timely manner.
- Perform independent
reviews of hardware and software to assess compliance with established
performance requirements and organizational CM standards.
Qualifications Required Education & Experience
- Degree or equivalent
experience in Computer Science/Engineering or related field.
- 4-6 years of relevant
Information Technology experience required.
- 2-3 years of experience
supporting CM practices with specific technology skills such as JAVA,
Relational Databases, Unix and Windows operating systems.
- Experience in code
baseline using SVN (Subversion) repositories, and code build using Jenkins jobs
- Experience in Unix/Linux
- Demonstrated experience
and success supporting Government client for complex IT support services
delivery efforts in similar role.
- Capable of determining
the functional relation between parts, subsystems, and systems for effectively
controlling system change. Verifies that proposed changes are systematically
considered to minimize adverse effects.
- Demonstrated ability
ensuring that documentation (e.g., requirements, design, test, and acceptance
documentation) for items is accurate and consistent with the actual physical
design of the item.
- Ability to handle
changes systematically maintaining system integrity over time. CM implements
the policies, procedures, techniques, and tools that manage, evaluate proposed
changes, track the status of changes, and maintain an inventory of system and
support documents as the system changes.
- Demonstrated hands-on
experience in Software Configuration and change management processes and
implementation across different environments (Dev, Test, Prod).
- Strong written and oral
communication skills and ability to work across organizations.
- In-depth understanding
of the software development life cycle for implementing Enterprise level
This position allows for a combination of onsite and
remote work. Candidate must be located in the DC metro area in order to be
onsite 3 days per week.
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