Configuration and Release Specialist in Arlington, VA at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/9/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Arlington, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/9/2020
  • Job ID:
    RQ58130

Job Description

We are GDIT. The people supporting and securing some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. Our work has meaning and impact on the world around us, but also on us, and that’s important.

GDIT is your place. You make it your own by embracing autonomy, seizing opportunity, and being trusted to deliver your best every day.

We think. We act. We deliver. There is no challenge we can’t turn into opportunity. And our work depends on a Configuration Analyst joining our team to support Health and Human Services.

At GDIT, people are our differentiator. As a Configuration Analyst supporting an Agile development and delivery team for HHS, you will be trusted to deliver high quality releases. In this role, your responsibilities will include:

  • Provide support to project teams in configuring and base-lining project items.
  • Prepare configuration documentations and maintain Configuration Management (CM) database.
  • Review and recommend improvements to existing CM processes.
  • Maintain data quality, integrity and security of CM database.
  • Schedule audits on CM database and assist in implementing audit recommendations.
  • Develop security guidelines to avoid unauthorized damage or usage of project items.
  • Assist in management, maintenance and automating of CM tools.
  • Maintain proper version controls of software deliverables.
  • Oversee the delivery of software applications in test and deployment environments in an Agile, DevOps environment.
  • Analyze configuration issues and propose appropriate resolutions.

EDUCATION:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical certifications or training, or work experience.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 2+ years of experience as a Configuration Specialist or related field.
  • Experience with MS Office suite of products.
  • Experience support with JIRA.
  • CM tools experience.
  • Experience with Agile development teams.
  • Candidate MUST be able to obtain a Public Trust.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • CSM Certification is preferred but not required.
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.