Configuration Manager (secret required) - Hampton, VA

Clearance Level
Secret
Category
Configuration
Location
Hampton, Virginia

REQ#: RQ112101

Travel Required: 10-25%
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular

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The GDIT Air Defense Communications Service program and its employees have the responsibility of maintaining 99.99% availability for the DOD/Air Force Air Defense Communications Systems; 24 hours a day and 7 days a week; and 365 days a per year. Our work depends on a Configuration Manager joining our team to support ADCS3 activities at Hampton, Virginia.

SCOPE OF ROLE: Manages one or more small to medium sized teams consisting of a few disciplines. Low to Medium Complexity. Direct reports are typically exempt.

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Tracking compliance to policies and procedures and resolving / escalating any compliance issues

  • Configuration Management audits of equipment

  • Reviews critical incident outage resolution results and responses and dispositions of failed changes due to CMS related issues

  • Facilitates communication and engages business and IT management to encourage configuration management efforts and value proposition

  • Engages with strategic projects to ensure Configuration Management can deliver required CMS functionality within project timeframes

  • Reviews and approves all changes to the CMS infrastructure where applicable

  • Reviews and approves significant IT infrastructure changes to ensure impacts to configuration management data are properly addressed

  • Mentors the organization on Configuration Management services, concepts, policies and procedures

  • Chairs the Configuration Control Board (CCB) and enacts changes as directed

  • Provides and approves all requirements, use cases, user stories, etc. in support of new or improving functionality of the CMS

  • Reviews and publishes configuration management reporting.

  • Prepares complete systems equipment configuration documentation

  • Oversees the management of systems configuration items

  • Plans and executes configuration management throughout the lifecycle of a project

  • Works with various departments to develop configuration management tools

  • Helps assist in maintenance of CM tools

  • Manages configuration activities

  • Acts as primary liaison between Program Management and other functional groups and resolves any issues regarding configuration management documentation

Some desired skills may include:

  • Proficiency in MS Office Suite

  • Experience with project management

  • Knowledge of creating and managing complex databases

  • Knowledge of configuration management tools such as Rational Synergy

  • Technical Writing

Background:

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science, programming or related field.

  • Previous experience with configuration management preferred.

Travel:

Clearance:

  • SECRET

WHAT GDIT CAN OFFER YOU:

  • Full-flex work week

  • 401K with company match

  • Internal mobility team dedicated to helping you own your career

  • Collaborative teams of highly motivated critical thinkers and innovators

  • Ability to make a real impact on the world around you

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About Our Work

We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

COVID-19 Vaccination

GDIT does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, GDIT may require employees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.