Configuration and Logistical Analyst
Description Job Description:Leidos has an immediate opening for a Configuration Manager / Logistics Analyst to join a large IC DoD customer contract. Leidos is building a new team to transform our customer spaces. We are looking for a collaborative and forward leaning individual who wants to tackle challenges and be a part of creating innovative solutions. In return, Leidos will invest in you with a new enhanced leave plan, generous 401k, and training to name just a few great benefits. Ready to tackle your next challenge - then we want you on our team. This role is responsible for CM of operational systems. Works on operational teams to create and maintain configuration baselines (development, test, production, etc.) supporting operational systems. Uses CM tools to implement CM policies and procedures. Implement CM discipline for the entire life cycle of systems from initial requirements/capabilities baselines to system end-of-life. Assist with change control and configuration audits. Perform logistical tasks to effectively insert GFE into the enterprise. Role will be performed at a Leidos facility as well as a government facility. Primary ResponsibilitiesFollow industry recognized best practices for program management, change management, and configuration control processes to ensure highest quality deliverables and infrastructure performance.Use configuration management tools to store, track, and manage configuration items in the CM environment.Lead to operational efficiencies, reduce manpower, lower cost, and ensure a smooth, secure transition of new, upgraded, or redesigned systems.Examine customer problems, develop and present solutions, and then implements appropriate corrective action to initiate a change.Support the development and adherence to procedures and policies.Work independently.Provide basic mentorship to junior team membersProvide logistical support within the customer's material depot(s).Assist with receipt of material and asset tagging.Assist with transfer of asset data into appropriate CMDBs Basic Qualifications Bachelor's and 4 - 8 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 2 - 6 years of prior relevant experience.Higher level knowledge of configuration management best practices.Experience providing configuration management on multiple systems and domains.Experience developing, establishing and implementing CM goals and plans that meet project objectives.Experience reviewing and documenting configuration management activities for a client.Experience interfacing with senior management and negotiating with clients on requirements and deliverables.Proficient in Excel.Knowledge of automated inventory control systemsCandidate must have a current TS/SCI and CI PolygraphPreferred QualificationsAnalytical skills.Expertise with government logistics and supply chain operations. External Referral Bonus:EligiblePotential for Telework:NoClearance Level Required:Top Secret/SCI with PolygraphTravel:Yes, 10% of the timeScheduled Weekly Hours:40Shift:DayRequisition Category:ProfessionalJob Family:Configuration Management Leidos is a Fortune 500(R) 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 38,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Va., Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $11.09 billion for the fiscal year ended January 3, 2020. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.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.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 Leidos.com 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 firstname.lastname@example.org.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.