Configuration Management Analyst - 32267 in Springfield, VA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 9/18/2020

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Job Description


Alion supports the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) on an Engineering IDIQ contract. Our team of engineers, system architects, analysts, and managers provide requirements decomposition, architecture engineering, engineering analysis, and integration & implementation of technical solutions to deliver geospatial intelligence (GEOINT) mission capabilities. Alion is seeking a Configuration Management Analyst to join the team.

The Configuration Management Analyst plans and manage CM and engineering teams in the performance of CM tasks and in the execution of configuration control: engineering and governance boards and forums activity to baseline; and analyzing, updating, and maintaining the technical baseline in support of interoperability, integration of IT services/systems, and IT governance for NGA and the NSG.


  • Lead Quality Assurance of all RFCs at all stages of development.
  • Lead the development and maintenance of baselines.
  • Ensure the configuration management process is documented, introduced, and implemented according to guidelines from the process owner.
  • Conduct change and configuration management at the project and program levels for systems, services, and capabilities developed using traditional and agile methods.
  • Interface with the enterprise configuration management team.
  • Identify and implement opportunities in terms of process and tools to execute in more agile and efficient manner.
  • Lead and support configuration change tracking and documentation control to include, but not limited to concepts of operation, requirements identification and documentation, preliminary and detailed system definition, systems and applications interfaces (point-topoint and APIs), system design review, performance monitoring tools and production software.
  • Guide Junior-level configuration managers performing configuration management tasks.
  • Assist the government to validate and certify system configuration changes.
  • Perform audits on CMDB and Cis while keeping it updated.
  • Interface with the Enterprise MBSE tools and to provide input and extract data.
  • Serve as the CM authority for reviewing software code deliveries and managing code libraries.

Skills and Experience

  • Bachelor’s degree or higher in Computer Sciences, Computer Information Systems, Software Engineering, Systems Engineering, or related science, technology, and mathematics (STEM) degree with 6-12 years relevant work experience.
  • Mid-level experience in configuration and change management principles.
  • Previous IC or DoD program/project experience .
  • Active TS/SCI clearance.


  • Experience in government or industry, within configuration management.
  • Experience using ITIL v3.
  • Experience maintaining baseline and CMDB using platforms such as Remedy and ServiceNow.
  • Experience on maintaining the baseline for efforts using Agile and DevOps methodologies.
  • Experience maintaining the baseline for cloud-based systems.
  • Certification in the configuration management career field such as:
    • National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) Configuration and Data Management (CDM) certification
    • The Configuration Management Process Improvement Center (CMPIC) Certification
    • The Institute for Public Excellence (IPX) CM2 Comprehensive Certification (CM2-C)
  • Previous NGA and/or NSG/ASG program/project experience.


Security Clearance: Top Secret/Sensitive Comp Info

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