Software Configuration Analyst Sr - 25799 in Warren, MI at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 6/16/2018

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Job Description


Manage and control software system elements and configurations over the lifecycle of the software. Manage consistency between the product and its associated configuration definition. Manage both the software system and its interfaces, so that interface partners agree on the exchange of data across the interface.

The candidate must be experienced in the Software Configuration Management (SCM) lifecycle of Software Configuration Planning, Management, Configuration Identification, Configuration Change Control, Configuration Status Accounting, Configuration Auditing, and Configuration Release Management. Previous experience in Interface Control and Suppler Configuration Item Control highly desirable, as well as Linux skills and experience. The ideal candidate will have experience deploying a SCM system of processes, guidelines, tools, and training. Formal training and / or certification in SCM required.

Responsible for configuration management and data management of documents, hardware and software baselines, and data. Analyzes proposed product design changes to determine the effect on the overall system.

Responsible for configuration control during product development phase.

Ensures configuration identification by reviewing design release documents for completeness, proper authorizations and system updates.

Develops complex configuration analysis plans to encompass contractual requirements.

Develops and maintains configuration management database.

Coordinates with customers and manufacturers to determine a process for change reporting.

Prepares deviations and waivers for government approval when specifications cannot be met.

Compiles audit information. May audit subcontractors¿ inspection or technical document preparation procedure to verify compliance with contract requirements.

Prepares written or electronic records of part design change documents.

Provides project-level technical support to other staff.

Prepares or provides input to engineering analyses, status reports, letters, technical memoranda, briefings, and contract reports.

Authorizes the release of drawings and changes specified by Program Management and other functional groups.

Provides advice and guidance on methods, procedures and requirements to individuals responsible for the creation of documentation.

Participates in special studies.

Provides guidance to less experienced Configuration Analysts.

Performs additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

Excellent analytical skills

Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills.

The candidate must have active SECRET or ability to obtain clearance.

Bachelor's Degree 5-7


Diversity Statement

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and veterans are encouraged to apply.  Alion will provide a reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities and disabled veterans who need assistance to apply.  Please visit the Alion Careers site for more information

U.S. Citizenship Required.


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