Change and Release Specialist (SME)

Leidos - Reston, VA3.7


Leidos' Defense & Intelligence Group is currently seeking expertise to build a DevOps (Agile) environment to include test, operations and sustainment and cloud migration of NCTC systems. The locations that the work will be performed are in Reston and in Tysons, VA.

Roles and Responsibilities:
Designs, implements, and administers change and release management across the enterprise.

Responsible for process management, process documentation, and coordinating, scheduling and running configuration control board meetings.

Performs monitoring and verifying of the release process.

Requires excellent oral and written communication skills and requires coordination across multiple organizations to implement processes.

Works with Service Desk personnel to implement approved best practice processes in the ITSM tool.

Manages and coordinates product design changes and the effects of the overall system.

Duties include identifying, tracking, and documenting configuration items and ensuring configuration control by reviewing design release documents for completeness and proper authorizations and preparing deviations and waivers for Government approval when specifications cannot be met.

Supports both traditional and DevSecOps processes.

Basic Qualifications:
Experience applying expertise on multiple complex work assignments.
Experience supporting a broad range of assignments requiring originality and innovation in determining how to accomplish tasks.
Experience developing methodologies and presenting solutions to problems.
Experience contributing to deliverables and meeting performance metrics.


EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE: Requires Masters with 15 - 20 years of prior relevant experience or Doctorate with 13 - 16 years of prior relevant experience.

Must currently possess a TS/SCI level clearance with specific polygraph.

External Referral Eligible