Configuration Management Specialist

Leidos Holdings Inc. Springfield , VA 22156

Posted 2 weeks ago


Job Description:

The Homeland Security Solutions Operation within Leidos is seeking Configuration Management Specialists with strong change management and process improvement skills to support a complex program to provide Agile development and operations and maintenance for critical systems on a mission-critical program supporting the Passenger Systems Program Directorate (PSPD) Interface and Support Processes division within Customs and Border Protection (CBP). PSPD supports the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and CBP critical missions, specifically screening and processing travelers at the ports of entry (POEs) into the United States.

In this hands on position, you will work collaboratively with multiple agile product teams and CBP stakeholders to help ensure the successful deployment of features developed by the agile product teams. In addition, you will work closely with the agile product teams and CBP stakeholders to identify process improvements to streamline the production deployment process.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Work with CBP to facilitate changes through the governance process to ensure the successful deployment of features to the production environment.

  • Interface with software developers, analysts, and other project team members using Agile SCRUM methodology.

  • Coordinate with CBP and product teams to identify areas within the change management process for possible process improvement.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other closely related field with a minimum of 8-years of relevant experience or 6-10 year of relevant experience with Master's degree.

  • Applicants must be a US Citizen with ability to obtain a CBP BI public trust clearance.

  • 4+ years of experience working with clients to facilitate software changes through governance processes

  • Experience working with clients to streamline governance processes

  • Experience with Jira and Confluence

  • Experience with agile development methodologies

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Active CBP BI
  • Experience with CBP PSPD

External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Public Trust


Yes, 10% of the time

Scheduled Weekly Hours:




Requisition Category:


Job Family:

Configuration Management


Leidos is a Fortune 500 information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services 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 annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit

Pay and Benefits

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here.

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Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to [email protected].

Commitment to Diversity

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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Configuration Management Specialist

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