Configuration Mangement

BAE Systems, located in Washington, DC, is seeking an experienced candidate who will, in the area of engineering, be able to direct the design of electronic or mechanical devices down to the subsystem level and in the area of Configuration Management (CM) will provide support to the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) at the National Air-Space, Service Team, and Service Team Product levels.

Engineering related duties/responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Devise tests to use in the evaluating, debugging, and checking of equipment and systems for accurate and dependable conformance to specifications OR provides full range of network systems engineering support services including but not limited to, analyzing and optimizing network architecture and performance, installing and configuring bridges, routers, hubs, switches, gateways and other network devices for optimal performance and supporting connectivity to other networks and facilities OR provides expertise in the development and implementation of software intensive computer systems with expertise in all phases of the software development process, including requirements analysis, conceptual design, system design review, critical design review, installation, integration, testing and maintenance.

Configuration Management (CM) related duties/responsibilities include but are not limited to:

Manage data flows inside the FAA’s WEB CM Configuration management utility, including generating reports from current data, tailoring reports based on user needs, and managing the accuracy and currency of data resident within the system. Serve as a WEB CM representative for the FAA, responsible for identifying improvements and implementing changes to the utility at the customer’s request. Function as the authoritative source of information on processes and procedures defined in FAA CM Order 1800/66 resident within the WEB CM utility. Provide expertise needed for review of external National Change Proposals (NCPs) and the generation and review of Service Team NCPs. Provide guidance necessary to NCP originators to ensure that NCPs have all information required by the FAA CM Configuration Control Board (CCB). Provide guidance and direction to the Functional/Physical Configuration Audit (FCA/PCA) process.

Minimum Education and Experience Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or similar Engineering discipline preferred, but will consider High School Diploma/GED and at least 15 years of related CM and Engineering experience in lieu of the degree Required Skills and Education Minimum Education and years of related work experience: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or similar Engineering discipline and at least 5 years of related work experience, Associate’s Degree in Engineering or similar Engineering discipline and at least 10 years of related work experience or High School Diploma/GED and at least 15 years of related CM and Engineering experience, in lieu of the degree.

Security clearance requirement: Must be eligible to obtain and maintain a Position of Trust

Must also have the following skills/experience:

Ability to interpret diagrams and devise technical solutions to complex problems

Knowledge of Configuration Management (CM) policies and procedures

Experience in a direct client-facing, professional service role

Ability to function as technical subject matter expert (SME) regarding CM preferably FAA CM procedures

Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Preferred Skills and Education Highly desired, but not required:

Master’s Degree at least 2 years in Engineering or similar Engineering discipline

Familiarity with FAA CM procedures

Detailed knowledge of FAA organization and culture

Operational experience with WEB CM utility

Proficiency Microsoft product suite

About BAE Systems Intelligence & Security BAE Systems Intelligence & Security, based in McLean, Virginia, designs and delivers advanced defense, intelligence, and security solutions that support the important missions of our customers. Our pride and dedication shows in everything we do—from intelligence analysis, cyber operations and IT expertise to systems development, systems integration, and operations and maintenance services. Knowing that our work enables the U.S. military and government to recognize, manage and defeat threats inspires us to push ourselves and our technologies to new levels. That’s BAE Systems. That’s Inspired Work.

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