CONFIGURATION MANAGER, SENIOR

Clearance Level
None
Category
Configuration
Location
Martinsburg, West Virginia

REQ#: RQ63312

Travel Required: 10-25%
Requisition Type: Pipeline

GDIT is seeking a Senior Configuration Manager.

The position will support an IT enterprise architecture strategy and standards, infrastructure and systems engineering, network engineering, enterprise service desk, and systems operations and maintenance services for the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Office of Information Technology (OIT).

The duties will include leading a Configuration Management team providing overall CM to assigned projects.

Duties of the team will include:

  • Responsible for effectively tracking, logging, categorizing, and maintaining changes made against the developing and deployed baseline
  • Develops, distributes, and tracks all change packages resulting from Configuration Control Board (CCB) approved action
  • Trains personnel by conducting workshops and seminars on the proper methodology to maintain a proactive CM program
  • Provides daily support and direction to staff as to change status requirements, deadlines, and problems
  • Provides configuration management support to assigned projects
  • Responsible for configuration management (CM) of developmental and operational systems
  • Identifies configuration items implements change control configuration status accounting, and configuration audits
  • Works on teams to create and maintain software, hardware, and documentation configuration baselines (development, test, production, etc.)
  • Develops or modifies CM plans, policies, and procedures tailored to the complexity and scope of the developmental or operational system
  • Implement CM discipline for the entire life cycle of systems from initial requirements/capabilities baselines to system end-of-life
  • Regulates the change process so that only approved and validated changes are incorporated into product documents and related software, licenses, media, and other IT assets
  • Ensures that all changes to the baselines go through appropriate change boards
  • Tracks all problems and changes in product documents/software and reports changes, controls standard operating procedures and current configurations
  • Uses or recommends automated CM tools to implement CM policies and procedures

Required Skills include:

  • BS in Computer Science, Engineering, or other Scientific Discipline
  • 10 or more years of experience Managing Configuration Analysis or Configuration Management teams and processes
  • Public Trust Security Clearance
  • SAFe certification
  • BMC Remedy and Computer Associates (CA

Desired Skills include:

  • Masters level degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or other Scientific Discipline
  • ITIL 3.x certified
  • Understand configuration management database (CMDB) principles. 
  • Experience with Leading ALM and Configuration Management tooling, such as JIRA, GitHub and Siemens Teamcenter INCOSE certification

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.

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.

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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.

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.