IT Configuration Manager (644404)

  • 02/19/2018

Job Description


The Leidos NISC III program is looking for an IT Configuration Manager to join our team in Washington, DC and support the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The ideal candidate must be able to handle multiple mission critical IT projects simultaneously. The candidate must have hands-on experience providing configuration management planning and regulating the change process that allows only approved and validated changes to be incorporated into software and related product documents.

This position will require the candidate to be responsible for writing and maintaining source code, creating and maintaining software applications and applying frameworks involved in a software release.


Basic qualifications:

  • Experience providing configuration management support to multiple IT projects simultaneously.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the configuration management field and the ability to complete difficult and complex assignments.
  • Ability to work across organizations and functional areas.
  • Experience implementing and using configuration management for multi-environment IT applications.
  • Hands-on experience using JIRA, GIT and Team Foundation Server (TFS).
  • Experience reviewing design release documents for completeness and proper authorizations and preparing deviations and waivers for government approval when specifications cannot be met.
  • Experience describing provisions for configuration identification, change control, configuration status accounting, and configuration audits.
  • Demonstrated experience and understanding of Agile methodology including Scrum and Kanban.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage customers to resolve root cause issues in a positive, non-adversarial manner.
  • Proven leadership skills, being independent worker and able to deliver with minimal or no supervision.
  • Great organization skills to prioritize, follow up, deliver, and communicate status of assigned actions.
  • Deep analytical skills to understand complex procedural problems, identify root causes, and provide solutions.
  • Demonstrated customer-facing stance.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must be eligible to work in the U.S. and pass FAA security screening for positions of public trust.
  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Technology, Information Systems or similar area and 4+ years of professional experience or a Master’s degree and 2+ years of prior professional experience.
Desired skills:
  • Master’s degree in Systems Engineering, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Information Technology or related field.
  • Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Certified.
  • Familiar with Apache Subversion or any other source version control system.
  • Experience with .NET C# Model View Controller (MVC) applications, GIT, Cloud technology, web services oriented architectures, MS SQL and Microsoft SSIS (SQL Server Integration Services).
  • Previous experienced as software developer.
  • Familiarity with the Federal Government work environment.
  • Familiarity with FAA configuration management and transitioning systems to operations including change control board, Application Data Center (ADC), Enterprise Data Center (EDC) and MKS tickets.
  • Knowledge of and experience managing FAA Knowledge Sharing Network (KSN).

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems Global Solutions business (IS GS). For more information, visit The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer. JBLeidos ICBJMETA ICGP500