Leidos has an opening for a Software Configuration Manager/Lead. This position will primarily be a telecommuting position, but candidates are preferred in the Fort Meade, MD area.
Supervise a team of software and DevOps engineers, providing technical direction, leadership, and training to ensure configuration control of all software, hardware and other configuration items.
Provide software configuration management (SCM) support throughout a software product's life cycle (initial software development and support after customer acceptance).
Lead SCM planning, version control, identifying approved configurations, conducting software builds from controlled source code files, managing software build scripts, build management servers, and release documentation.
Manage parallel software development and release cycles as well as providing SCM for a large distributed development network with remote partners.
Coordinate with other teams on operational matters to ensure the SCM program is implemented in accordance with approved policies and plans.
Ensure the consistency and reliability of software builds.
Bachelor's degree (or equivalent work experience) in a technical discipline and 8 years of experience
Software configuration management experience in a variety of software development environments.
Strong knowledge of the SDLC and current trends in SCM practices and release management strategies.
Strong experience in branch management, including branch merges and troubleshooting merge issues.
Must have at least five years of experience managing software baselines and producing builds of software configurations.
Must have experience working at a Unix/Linux command line to perform SCM duties.
Must have experience with a distributed version control system, such as Git or Mercurial
Must have experience in the development of software configuration management plans
Must have experience with continuous integration
Must have an active Secret Clearance and be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance.
Experience with automated testing
Experience with static code analysis, particularly security scans
Experience integrating SCM/build tools with defect tracking and project management tools, such as Jira
Experience integrating code review systems into the SCM process
Experience working in an Agile SCRUM development environment.
Experience with CM of containerized virtualization environments, such as Docker
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 31,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.17 billion for the fiscal year ended December 29, 2017. (NYSE: LDOS) 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.