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2017-1626-JG: Software Configuration Manager (SCM) (Contingent) - Warren, MI & Huntsville, AL
LocationMI, Warren/Detroit
ScheduleFull Time
Company1) Davidson Technologies, Inc.
Job Responsibilities
The candidate 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 U.S. 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. Duties shall include:

  • 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
  • Support quality assurance inspections
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Qualifications
  • Bachelor degree in software or computer engineering field or computer science with coursework-related to software engineering

  • Desired Competencies/Experience/Certifications:
  • Prefer Master of Software Engineering with coursework-related software configuration management and release management
  • 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 (CMMI) with at least level three (3)  standards
  • Experience using software configuration management tools to manage baselines and support product release
  • Knowledge of implementing CM discipline for the entire lifecycle 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 in a team environment 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

  • Clearance Requirements:
  • Must be able to obtain or already possess a secret security clearance