SAIC Configuration Manager Job in Sterling Heights, Michigan

Configuration Manager (Job Number:436721)


JOB DESCRIPTION: Primary responsibilities will be to lead the development and execution of Configuration Management and Data Management Initiatives and Plans related to the development and sustainment of Army Ground Combat Vehicles.

Essential Job Functions: Develop and manage an organizational Configuration Management and Data Management infrastructure to be utilized across various engineering projects. Provide Configuration Management and Data Management support and guidance to engineering project teams. Establish and use modern Configuration Management and Data Management tools to maintain proper configuration organization to maximize reuse and ease of use. Co-chair Configuration Control Board meetings with engineering project team leads. Ensure all Configuration Management activities are consistent with organizational processes and compliant with Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI).



  • Due to the sensitivity of customer related requirements, U.S. citizenship is required.

  • Bachelor's degree plus 8 years of experience is required.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a DoD Secret clearance.

  • Experience in developing Configuration Management Plans.

  • Experience in developing an organizational Configuration Management infrastructure utilizing either existing COTS tools or the development of in-house tools.

  • Experience in supporting Process Improvement Initiatives such as Capability Maturity Model Integration (CMMI) and Engineering Process Groups.

  • Experience in executing software builds, creating and utilizing associated build scripts with a familiarity of navigating through software development environments.

  • Experience with Configuration Status Accounting, Software Release Management and Logistical Tracking Management.

  • Experience with conducting Physical Configuration Audits (PCAs) and Functional Configuration Audits (FCAs).

  • Experience with Software Quality Assurance.

  • Excellent technical, interpersonal, written and verbal communication skills.

  • Ability to travel to various customer and contractor facilities and test centers (10% Travel).

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAICs approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit For information on the benefits SAIC offers, see ( My SAIC Benefits. EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: May 17, 2018, 7:32:46 PM

Primary Location: United States-MI-STERLING HEIGHTS

Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: Secret

Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret

Potential for Teleworking: No

Travel: Yes, 50% of the time

Shift: Day Job

Schedule: Full-time