Configuration Management Specialist
Amyx is seeking to hire an experienced Configuration Management Specialist for a DoD contract located in the Reston, VA. The Senior Configuration Management Specialist shall support the J6 Information Technology Engineering Directorate in Requirements Development, Configuration Control Board activities, and shall maintain the proper versions of all documentation in a configuration Management library.The Configuration Management Specialist's primary job responsibilities will include:Support configuration identification by maintaining a database that documents all software and hardware (Remedy IT Discovery & Dependency Map, Excel, SharePoint, and Microsoft SCCM) in use by JIDO.Facilitate meetings that allow Government personnel to decide when and if new software and hardware releases are to be implemented at JIDO and in JIDO applications implemented at other locations.Perform status accounting by recording and reporting the status of all JIDO related software and hardware. Status accounting shall include record of purchase, number of licenses, when licenses must be updated, projected costs when updated, number of licenses implemented, and where those licenses have been implemented.Facilitate communications with all software and hardware stakeholders to ensure software and hardware actions efficiently and effectively enhance the JIDO's overall goals.Ensure all significant software and hardware defect are tracked and documented.Support the JIDO's mission to ensure implemented software and hardware does not violate existing contracts or vendor agreements.Perform revision management for all electronic documents, (briefings, reports, worksheets, charts, draft forms, QA review summaries). Maintain and update CM policies, procedures and standards.Identify and maintain the original configuration of requirements documentation, design documentation, software, and related documentation.Supported Technologies: SharePoint Remedy SCCM Bachelor's degree with a major in a related field. Three years of experience working as a Configuration Management Specialist. Experience with an existing CMDB tool: BMC Remedy, IT Discovery & Dependency Map, System Center Configuration Management (SCCM) CMDB, Excel, and SharePoint. High level of creativity and complexity to research and recommend solutions based on data analysis, evaluating alerts, and business concepts. Experience tracking software licenses - Differentiating between and negotiating annual, floating, and perpetual licenses. Strong analytical, statistical and organizational skills required. Excellent time management skills required. TS/SCI Clearance.Desired Skills: Three years of experience working in support of the Government, DoD, Service or Joint national security headquarters staff or equivalent. Three years of experience in Configuration Management in a systems development or engineering and acquisition management environment. Experience supporting CM practices in DevOps (Software Development, IT Operations) enabled IT organizations and business processes. Hands on knowledge documenting Risk Management Framework (RMF) Chapter 14 Configuration Management. Working knowledge of National Institute of Standards of Technology (NIST) Special Publication (SP) 800-53 "CM Control Family". Excellent written and oral communication skills and experience developing and presenting complex information to senior Government officials using Microsoft Office Suite applications. ITIL Foundation v3.