General Dynamics Information Technology Configuration Management Lead in Arlington, Virginia

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess:

No Active Clearance Required

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain:

No Active Clearance Required

Suitability:

Public Trust

Job Family:

Information Technology

Job Description:

Develops and maintains software configuration management tools to support configuration identification, control, reporting, and delivery of both internally developed software and externally purchased commercial-off-the-shelf (COTS) software products. Performs configuration management and release engineering tasks to ensure new software product operating parameters are documented, comply with standard hardware configurations, and are logistically sustainable. Designs, develops, automates, and maintains productivity tools using programming, database or scripting languages to improve software modeling and development. Designs and implements build procedures that are used to support software product development and use. May develop software configuration standards for company-wide use. May train software developers in the use of configuration management tools and the implementation of software quality standards.

Contract Requirements:

  • This contract requires the candidate to be a US citizen

  • Must be able to obtain a DOJ/OJP Public Trust clearance

Required Qualifications

  • excellent written and oral communication skills

  • ability to work effectively with both technical and non-technical audiences

  • demonstrated ability to work in a complex, fast paced environment

  • demonstrated technical depth and experience in the field of configuration management

  • significant experience across diverse technology stack including COTS and custom software

  • expertise in Agile development approaches including Scrum and Kanban

  • detailed knowledge of git based SCM platforms (i.e. VSTS or Atlassian Bitbucket)

  • detailed knowledge of modern IT automation platforms (i.e. Ansible, Salt, Puppet)

  • detailed knowledge of modern software build platforms (i.e. Jenkins, VSTS)

  • demonstrated experience leading teams

  • understanding of complete build pipeline and the ability to assist technical teams in implementation

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related field

  • 12+ years of experience

  • 5+ years working with teams in an Agile development environment

Desired Technical Skills

  • familiarity with Serena product suite specifically Serena Dimensions

# of Openings:

1

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

T elecommuting Options:

Telecommuting Not Allowed

Work Location:

USA VA Arlington - 3434 N Washington Blvd (VAS001)

Additional Work Locations:

USA DC Washington - 810 7th St NW (DCC009)

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