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Huntsville, Alabama
United States
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
Entry Level
Education level:
High School or equivalent
Job Title:
Configuration and Data Management Analyst I

Configuration and Data Management Analyst I


Tracking Code2917-987Job Description

Founded in 1980, COLSA Corporation’s team of engineers, analysts and professionals across the US provide government and commercial customers with the latest and most sophisticated engineering, programmatic, and information technology services.

Centered at the core of its values, COLSA knows its people are its most valuable resource.  In addition to receiving a competitive compensation package, our employees enjoy offerings such as flexible work schedules, paid time off, benefits that begin on the date of hire, recognition programs, tuition and certification assistance, and immediate vesting in our matching 401(k) plan. Our WE CARE Wellness program provides support and initiatives to empower employees and their families to live healthy, balanced lives and our Association of COLSA  Employees (ACE) provides a fun way for employees and their families to come together in times of both celebration and need. We invite you to connect your talents with opportunity, and be a part of our “Family of Professionals,” in supporting cutting-edge initiatives!

The Configuration Management Analyst provides support to assigned programs within the Software Engineering Directorate (SED). Implements a formal CADM program in order to control baselines for classified and unclassified hardware and software code. Develops requirements, documentation development, configuration identification, configuration control, configuration accounting, and/or configuration verification. Performs data resource management duties, such as the development, execution, and supervision of plans, policies, programs, and practices that manage and secure critical information and knowledge of HW/SW, programs, and systems. Performs configuration and data management assignments, requiring use of applied concepts, principles, theories, practices, and techniques.

 Duties and Responsibilities

  * Uses the SED automated library storage and control system and the SED Engineering Repository for filing, cataloging software, documentation, and drawings 

 * Establishes baselines for hardware and software systems 

 * Reviews, analyzes, and updates packages and/or documentation for technical content, completeness, proper authorizations, and adherence to specific requirements, policies, and theories 

 * Schedules and provides review packages for SED internal Software Configuration Control Boards and updates the System Configuration Accounting System to reflect SCCB outcomes 

 * Prepares Engineering Change Proposals within MEARS 

 * Prepares revisions and new versions of specifications/documentation/drawings for software that SED has CM responsibility

  * Ensures proper security procedures and markings are followed

  * Prepares input to Configuration Management Plans, Software Management Plans, and Software Transition Plans IAW SED engineering processes

  * Provides duplication and distribution of fielding of software products

  * Participates in configuration audits

  * Reviews and provides analysis of prime contractors' Configuration Management Programs

  * Uses the SED CM Tool, Serena Dimensions, for technical system data

 * Develops and generates special reports and/or weekly progress reports

 * May develop and prepare specific requirements, standards, plans, and procedures

 * May provide technical advice and guidance on methods, procedures, and requirements

 * May provide release desk and help desk support

Required Experience

Required Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in business administration, management, or related field, or equivalent experience (8 years of related experience may be substituted for degree)

* Active Secret security clearance required

* Due to the nature of work we perform for the US Government, US Citizenship is required

* Working knowledge of desktop applications including word processing, spreadsheet, and database software packages

Preferred Qualifications

*  Proficiency in the use of CADM tools such as Serena Software, Inc Dimensions, CM, and MEARS

*  Configuration and Data Management (CADM) processes experience

*  Experience acquiring, demonstrating, and utilizing automated tools (commercial or custom) to improve productivity

 Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. COLSA Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disabled. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.

Job LocationHuntsville, Alabama, United StatesPosition TypeFull-Time/Regular


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