Job Order: J0113-0949 - Permanent Full Time
Title: Configuration Manager
Category: Information Technology
City: Burlington, Vermont, United States
Job Description: Configuration Manager
Description of Position
The Configuration Manager will lead the efforts to implement and manage software configuration management processes, environments and source control systems spanning multiple project teams and systems. This position will lead efforts to implement standardized tools and practices across the teams to more efficiently manage ongoing software deployments.
The Configuration Manager will coordinate release activities with the Development, QA and Project Management teams to ensure successful roll out of releases for our clients.
The Configuration Manager will:
Further optimize and automate our deployment process to be highly scalable
Address incidents associated with configuration
Maintain currency and knowledge of new technologies being introduced and to ensure that system components are designed for testability.
Respond to all requests from team members in a timely professional manner.
Implement installations of our software for clients
Develop scripts and code
Communicate with internal users the status of release
Manage the setup/configuration of the various environments used for development, testing, and staging
Maintain an accurate and timely configuration management database (CMDB)
Execute deployment activities, such as communication planning, learning delivery and developing deployment documentation
Confer with systems analysts, engineers, programmers and others to design system and to obtain information on project limitations and capabilities, performance requirements and interfaces.
Analyze user needs and software requirements to determine feasibility of design within time and cost constraints
Supervise the work of programmers, technologists and technicians and other engineering and scientific personnel.
Coordinate software system installation and monitor equipment functioning to ensure specifications are met.
Obtain and evaluate information on factors such as reporting formats required, costs, and security needs to determine hardware configuration.
Design, develop and modify software systems, using scientific analysis and mathematical models to predict and measure outcome and consequences of design.
Required Skills and Education
Minimum of 3+ years relevant experience in the software industry field including prior hands-on systems configuration management and development experience
Demonstrated experience in scripting, software developing and system configuration
Familiarity with entire software development life cycle
Understanding of multi-tier web application architecture and deployment
Understanding of existing software deployment best practices and methodologies to be leveraged in the design, implementation of more automated deployment processes
Experience coordinating with internal and client resources Experience with Oracle SOA Suite
Detailed and effective written communication skills for documenting systems configuration
Highly organized, detail oriented, extremely responsive and able to prioritize a large number of tasks
Self-motivated, works well independently and with others At CGI, we're a team of builders. We call our employees members because all who join CGI are building their own company - one that has grown to 72,000 professionals located in more than 40 countries. Founded in 1976, CGI is a leading IT and business process services firm committed to helping clients succeed. We have the global resources, expertise, stability and dedicated professionals needed to achieve results for our clients - and for our members. Come grow with us. Learn more at www.cgi.com.
This is a great opportunity to join a winning team. CGI offers a competitive compensation package with opportunities for growth and professional development. Benefits for full-time, permanent members start on the first day of employment and include a paid time-off program and profit participation and stock purchase plans.
We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position, however, only candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.
No unsolicited agency referrals please.
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER.
- Communication (Oral/Written)
- Java Certification
About CGI Group
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