Configuration Manager

TDI Technologies, Inc. - Philadelphia, PA (30+ days ago)

TDI is seeking a Configuration Manager to support software configuration management and quality control efforts in support of the DDG-51 In-Service Engineering Program. The candidate will be expected to complete assigned tasking. The candidate will be tasked by and report to technical leads within Code 957. The candidate will be expected to identify, manage, and maintain configuration deltas among all In-Service DDG-51 Class ships; coordinate and lead kickoff meetings and peer reviews; prepare technical documentation in support of software deliveries; and present deliverables during quality assurance audits. The candidate will be expected to provide documented status updates on a regular basis. The candidate will also be expected to work with the program manager to develop software delivery schedules and determine software requirements for ships. The candidate must be detail oriented, an effective communicator, and exemplify flexibility to meet mission requirements in a dynamic work environment.

Education Requirements:

Bachelor of Science Degree in an engineering discipline - computer engineering, electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, software engineering of computer science is required.

Experience Required:

  • 2 to 5 years of experience as a Configuration Manager
  • Experience coordinating and leading meetings
  • Experience communicating status, risks, problems, and formulating effective solutions
  • Experience with requirements management
  • Experience with configuring test events in accordance with requirements

Technical Skills Required:

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills
  • Outstanding organizational skills
  • Proficiency with software configuration management, specifically as it relates to libraries of multiple software baselines, version control, tracking unique updates to software builds, and conducting diffs of source code
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite (especially Excel, Word, Outlook, and Project)
  • Proficiency with technical writing
  • Attention to detail and meticulous logging of ship and software configurations
  • Ability to prioritize tasking and manage time effectively
  • Ability to multi-task and meet deadlines without incurring undue risk or degraded quality
  • Familiarity with the Waterfall and Iterative Waterfall software development life cycles
  • Familiarity with system schematics and the ability to understand system constraints and hardware configurations
  • Reasonable problem solving ability

Advanced Skills Desired, but not necessarily required:

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Access
  • Proficiency with DOORS
  • Experience with risk management
  • Experience working in a software development environment that uses C++, C, Ada, and CMS
  • Basic software and hardware troubleshooting skills
  • Familiarity and experience working at CMMI Level 3 or higher
  • Familiarity with embedded control systems both centralized and decentralized
  • Experience as a GSE or GSEC on a DDG class Navy ship


Up to 10% travel may be required.

Other Requirements:

Successful applicants must either have an active government security clearance or be able to receive approval upon position acceptance.

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy:

TDI Technologies, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identify or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layout, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Configuration Management: 2 years (Required)


  • Bachelor's (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)