Release Coordinator in Washington, DC at General Dynamics Information Technology

Date Posted: 6/9/2020

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Job Description

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Coordinate the various releases to be deployed into Production. Support of customer applications, systems, or infrastructure releases. Plan and control releases into pre-production (test) and production environments. Coordinate with all appropriate stakeholders the content and schedule of the rollout plan, testing plan, and all other documentation pertinent to the release. Ensure accurate information is coordinated with release packages and the Configuration Management (CM) system is updated. Oversee all releases and deliver Release Management reports.

  • Provide management and oversight of service delivery release management.
  • Provide plans and processes for implementation, testing, independent verification, assessments and version control authorization management, deployment, and acceptance of services into the operational environment.
  • Provide details for employing continuous delivery/deployment practices and/or mechanisms.
  • Change or develop any deployment scripts.
  • Coordinate and develop deployment plan to include testing of scripts pre-production.
  • Validate the production-ready test outcome by unit testing and/or Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) and approved for production via the approved governance process.
  • Work with the customer to release, distribute, and install new and upgraded software.
  • Work with the customer to install new or modified hardware for legacy systems (as needed).
  • Provide plans and processes for establishing and maintaining configuration and quality control of all the supported office’s services, software, middleware, and hardware assets.
  • Provide information and training prior to delivery.
  • Store the released software (e.g., source code, scripts, documentation, and datasets) in a definitive Software Library in accordance to DevOps methodology.

Required Experience / Certification:

  • 3 years of relevant experience

Desirable Experience / Certification:

  • 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
  • Experience with CI/CD Management Tools

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.