Software Configuration Engineer

Sterling Heights, MI

Posted: 05/14/2023 Employment Type: Contract Job Industry: Information Technology Job Number: 23-00461

Job Description

Incumbent will participate in activities involving the building and configuration management of ground combat vehicle software. Software Configuration Management (SCM) is responsible for ensuring that software changes are properly implemented, no problems are introduced because of the build and release process, that documentation for each change is properly created or updated and software configuration control is maintained.

  • Performing review of software build requests and build instructions
  • Developing and maintaining software build scripts
  • Following build documentation to create formal software products
  • Working alongside developers to identify and diagnose build issues
  • Generating software release media
  • Performing configuration management audits and evaluations to verify all software items and builds are correctly stored and documented
  • Establishing and maintaining an SCM library/repository for software build product baselines

Secondary Tasks:
  • Proposing and/or participating in process improvement initiatives related to SCM activities
  • Participating in or supporting certification audits as they relate to SCM processes
  • Preparing status reports for management
  • Interfacing with other departments and business units
  • Performing other duties as assigned.

Qualifications Sought:
  • 1+ years of related engineering experience preferred
  • Strong background in configuration management software (GIT, Bit Bucket, JIRA, SVN)
  • Experience in Linux shell scripting
  • Be comfortable supporting integration issue resolution in a lab environment
  • Linux, Unix & PC experience
  • Detail oriented mindset
  • Strong multi-tasking skills and able to work on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to work in a team environment with effective interpersonal skills
  • Verbal and written communication skills.
  • Basic proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office Suite.

Additional Information / Desired Experience:
  • Must be able to work occasional evening and/or weekend overtime as required
  • Work environment is roughly 70% onsite and 30% in a laboratory

Education Requirements:
Bachelor' s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering or related technical field plus at least 1+ years' experience in related field. Engineering experience preferred.

This assignment is a US Government Contract which requires all applicants to be US Citizens.

No third-party applicants will be considered. If you are a third-party contracting company, please do not respond to this position.

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Laura Cardona
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