Configuration Administrator in Washington, DC at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/9/2020

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Job Description

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Monitor and maintain the equipment (Hardware and Software) license data repository that records and tracks all information pertinent to the lifecycle maintenance of the product (vendor name, software name and version, number of authorized users and/or devices covered, licensing fees, commencement and expiration date, etc.). Ensure equipment installed on customer networks is licensed and any software without an available license requires written permission from the Government POC.

  • Provide configuration management (CM) support to assigned projects.
  • Responsible for CM of developmental and operational systems.
  • Identify configuration items implements change control configuration status accounting, configuration version control and configuration audits.
  • Work 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.
  • Identify requirements for hardware and associated maintenance for server based hardware requirements and other non-end user device equipment.
  • Identify requirements for hardware (as needed) and COTS/GOTS software to support innovation, development, integration, and test environments.
  • Uses or recommends automated CM tools to implement CM policies and procedures.

Required Experience / Certification:

  • Administrator: 3 years of relevant experience.
  • Experience with Configuration Management Tools.

Desirable Experience / Certification:

  • Experience in Continuous Configuration Automation.
  • Experience in AWS, Azure or other Cloud Service provider.
  • Experience with DevOps / DevSecOps methods in support of continuous development, continuous integration environments.
  • Knowledge and understanding of ITIL Service Design process and procedures.
  • Experience working in the Agile Software Development and Testing framework.

Security Clearance:

  • TS/SCI required
  • Candidates must be willing and able to attain a CI Polygraph
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.