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2017-1626-JG: Software Configuration Manager (SCM) (Contingent) - Detroit, Michigan
LocationMI, Detroit
ScheduleFull Time
Company1) Davidson Technologies, Inc.
Job Responsibilities

The Software Configuration Manager will ensure the integrity, reliability and reproducibility of our internally and externally developed embedded system software products from conception to release and have a hands-on role with the support of software for the Army's current and future ground combat and tactical vehicles, weapons and support systems; and will require involvement in all stages of the development cycle.

Job Description:

  • Responsible for Software Configuration Management (SCM) of developmental and operational systems.
  • Responsible for implementation and improvement of SEC SCM processes. Operate and maintain SCM infrastructure, toolsets and database/records.
  • Regulate the change process so that only approved and validated changes are incorporated into product

    documents and related software, licenses, media and other IT assets.

    Account for and report on the location and configurations of hardware, software, and related property in a

    real-time configuration management system.

    Maintain common software libraries

  • Produce version description documents
  • Support conduct configuration audits and support quality assurance inspections.
  • Other duties as assigned.



  • Must have at least a Bachelor's Degree in software or computer engineering field or computer science with course work related to software engineering.

  • Preferred Master of Software Engineering with course work related software configuration management and release management.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a secret security clearance.

  • Must be a US Citizen.

Recommended Experience:

  • Experience with developing or modifying SCM plans, policies, and procedures tailored to the complexity and scope of the developmental or operational system.

  • Experience with identifying configuration items, implementing change control, configuration status accounting, and configuration audits.

  • Experience with software industry best practices like Capability Maturity Model Integrated at least level 3 standards.

  • Experience using software configuration management tools to manage baselines and support product release.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Knowledge of implementing CM discipline for the entire life cycle of systems from initial requirements and capabilities baselines to system end-of-life.

  • Knowledge of software configuration management tools; the candidate should understand CM/Release Management best practices.

  • Ability to apply concepts and define and implement software configuration management processes and procedures, including creating product build scripts and procedures, and integrate those scripts with the hardware and software build process.

  • Ability to work on teams to create and maintain software and documentation configuration baselines, including development, test, and production, track all problems and changes in product documents and software and reports changes, control standard operating procedures, and current configurations.

  • Ability to maintain the CM environment for software product build, staging, testing, and integration.


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for

access to classified information: Secret clearance is required.