Job Description :
Configuration Manager Specialist with MDOC (586076)/F2F required
Lansing MI
12 Months
F2F

Short Description:
Support code configuration and change control, build/install automation, and ongoing management of product releases, updates and hotfixes.

Complete Description:
Years of Experience:
10 or more years of experience in the field.

Job Description:
Advanced experience in the field.

Thorough understanding of best practices for Software Configuration Management, including permissions, branching, merging and labeling techniques for major and minor / patch releases.

Create and maintain a Configuration Management infrastructure for COTS and custom applications to ensure builds and deployments are completed smoothly. This involves working with developers, Web Admins, DBAs and testers for multiple applications simultaneously
Deploy and troubleshoot software packages for COTS and custom applications
Perform and document software version control processes, policies and procedures
Research and recommend improved CM processes and tools for use in the enterprise
Support auditing and reporting of application configurations and associated documentation
Participate in multiple scrum teams supporting development efforts for enterprise applications
Support a multi-platform environment (Windows/.NET, Powerbuilder, etc
Continuous responsibility of setting up new product repositories (and importing code into it), helping the users set up workspaces, perform regular troubleshooting for users, training the users in using the CM technology, environment and processes.
Responsibility of capturing all of the pieces that are needed to establish a running system (a.k.a., release package that may be comprised of deliverables from the builds, items needed from databases, configuration instructions) and the tasks of preparing the preliminary release notes, and migrating the release to test and staging areas.
Ability to install CM technology based on needs and to integrate the CM technology with other technologies (development IDEs, defect tracking, etc

Skill

Familiarity with Subversion (SVN), Git, TFS, CVS or similar code repository and version control tools and concepts Required 10 Years
Thorough understanding of best practices for Software Configuration Management, including permissions, branching, merging and labeling techniques. Required 10 Years
Good oral and written communication skills required for interacting with cross-functional project teams. Required 12 Years
Ability to maintain a CM technology, ability to upgrade, and ability to monitor and maintain CM technology Required 5 Years
Linux, Unix and Windows experience. Required 5 Years
Full life-cycle experience (design through delivery and support), Developing and improving CM standards, practices and procedures Desired 5 Years
Source Code administration Required 10 Years

In person interviews will take place February 20, 21, or 22 only; please confirm your candidate is aware of and can facilitate those dates.