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Job #: R-00019678
Location: Reston, VA
Category: Configuration Management
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

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Job Requisition:

ServiceNow Configuration Management Engineer (Senior) - TS/SCI w/ Poly

Job Description:

The ServiceNow Configuration Management Engineer supports an Agile SAFe framework in a DevSecOps environment. This positions supports the asset and configuration management process and will lead daily configuration management activities including the identification, analysis and control of hardware/software configuration changes, and the validation of CI data integrity.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Validates, reports and audits information within the configuration management database.
  • Partners with Service Delivery and Application Support teams to drive smooth governance around configuration items.
  • Monitors health, usage, and overall compliance of the CMDB.
  • Gather and prioritize customer requirements, and develop and implement products to meet the requirements
  • Configure the ServiceNow solution to meet identified business requirements, process guides and functional requirements.
  • Ensure that ServiceNow standard best practices are utilized for all configurations and customizations
  • Design and develop integrations of other in-house applications with ServiceNow.
  • Develop complex test plans to verify logic of new or modified programs.
  • Code, test, debug, implement, and document highly complex programs.
  • Identify requirement gaps to maintain a high degree of quality in the solution build and provide configuration options to meet specific requirements identifying respective pros and cons for each option.
  • Provide insight and expertise into the ServiceNow configuration based on previous work experiences and education.
  • Document the technical requirements/as-built documentation.
  • Analyze system log files and recommend changes and enhancements to applications and system configurations.
  • Prepare time estimates and justifications for assigned tasks and provides recommendations to project managers.
  • Develop, publish, and maintain statistical, management and custom reports.

Basic Qualifications

  • Knowledge and experience working with ServiceNow Security features, administering Users, Roles, Groups, ACLs.
  • Knowledge of CMDB, Business Services Map & Knowledge of ServiceNow UI tools Service Portal, CMS.
  • Extensive experience working with ServiceNow and the ServiceNow platform administration, workflow and web services.
  • Broad understanding of all aspects of applications and infrastructure component.
  • Requires ServiceNow development experience including managing ServiceNow Helsinki version or above.
  • Effective communication with customers, system administrators, team members and management and use sound judgment when considering enterprise impacts of technical decisions.
  • Good communication skills to work effectively with team members, support personnel, management and customers in geographically dispersed locations and ability to work as part of a team as well as independently.
  • Hands' on experience in Java/JavaScript and open source tools in a Linux and Window Platforms, MySQL and agile development environment.
  • Experience with database design schemas and data modelling.
  • Experience with JavaScript, JSON, AJAX, CSS, XHTML and XML.
  • Previous experience of working in a Scrum environment.
  • Experience working with Jelly scripting, Glide API, Java scripting and working knowledge of various JS frameworks like AngularJS, NodeJS etc.
  • In-depth configuration and development knowledge across all core ServiceNow modules – IM, PM, CM, KM, CMDB, Discovery, Catalog, Portal, SLA, and Integration with other systems.
  • Candidate must have BS with 8-12 years of prior relevant experience or Masters with 6-10 years of prior relevant experience.


  • Candidate must have an active TS/SCI with polygraph.

Preferred Qualifications

  • ITIL V3 Foundations Certification
  • ServiceNow Certified System Administrator


External Referral Bonus:


Potential for Telework:


Clearance Level Required:

Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph



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