Change Management Specialist
Primary Location: Annapolis Junction, MD
Provide support and facilitation to all change control boards. Possess familiarity with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the CM field. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
Works in a team environment to establish and execute a configuration management program for multiple systems/programs in various stages of design, development or operations.
Control configuration of baselines through Configuration Control Boards. Monitor the incorporation of configuration change items. Contribute to the documentation and life cycle management of changes.
Maintain configuration control databases and provides status accounting of engineering changes to IPTs and program management.
Conduct audits of CM activities throughout a project’s life cycle to verify compliance with established CM procedures and standards and to verify that CIs and system performance and functionality are compliant with specifications
Produces reports on software releases related to delivered changes, results from functional testing, and various change management metrics.
Plans and/or facilitates internal/external configuration audits.
Training personnel on Configuration Management Procedures
Acts as a liaison between the development and operations teams to communicate changes and expected issues in production environment.
Minimum 2 years experience with Configuration Management Tools (Rational Tool Suite.)
Knowledge of configuration management practices.
Possess the ability to create/analyze configuration accountability records.
Ability to verify that configuration documentation is compliant with applicable requirements.
The candidate must be able to work in a team environment and be proficient in MS Office applications, including Word and Excel.
BMC Remedy Tool Suite
Understanding of Software Development Lifecycle Process
ITIL v3 Foundations Certification and Experience
A Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Business, or other related scientific or technical discipline with 5 or more years related professional experience. (Education can be substituted for 9 years of experience).
Minimum Active DoD Secret